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There are 8 ways to get from Stara Zagora to Corfu by bus, bus and ferry, train, car, ferry, plane or shuttle

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  11h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Corfu X3

78€ - 125€

Cheapest option

Train, bus and ferry  •  18h 15m

  1. Take the train from Stara Zagora to Sofia Re
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Corfu X3

46€ - 86€

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Bus, bus and ferry via Tríkala  •  21h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Stara Zagora Central Bus Station to Larisa Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Larissa to Trikala
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Trikala to Corfu

60€ - 76€

Drive, Flying Dolphin  •  10h 21m

  1. Drive from Stara Zagora to Sarandë
  2. Take the Flying Dolphin from Sarandë to Corfu

92€ - 123€

Bus to Thessaloniki, fly  •  9h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Corfu (CFU) SKG - CFU

90€ - 207€

Bus, bus to Alexandroupolis, fly  •  11h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Kharmanli
  2. Take the bus from Kharmanli to Komotini
  3. Take the bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
  4. Fly from Alexandroupolis (AXD) to Corfu (CFU) AXD - CFU

Bus, shuttle to Bucharest Otopeni, fly  •  12h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Veliko Tarnovo
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
  3. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Corfu (CFU) OTP - CFU

105€ - 236€

Bus to Istanbul Ataturk, fly  •  14h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Istanbul
  2. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Corfu (CFU) IST - CFU

114€ - 297€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Corfu is 0210 521 2054.

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The cheapest way to get from Stara Zagora to Corfu is to train and bus and ferry which costs $55 - $110 and takes 18h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Stara Zagora to Corfu is to bus and fly which costs $100 - $250 and takes 9h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stara Zagora to Corfu. However, there are services departing from Stara Zagora and arriving at Corfu via Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 38m.

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The distance between Stara Zagora and Corfu is 572 km.

The best way to get from Stara Zagora to Corfu without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 11h 38m and costs $90 - $150.

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It takes approximately 11h 38m to get from Stara Zagora to Corfu, including transfers.

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Stara Zagora to Corfu bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, depart from Stara Zagora station.

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The quickest flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Corfu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Stara Zagora to Corfu bus services, operated by KTEL Kerkyras, arrive at Corfu station.

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Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Corfu Airport.

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Map of how to get from Stara Zagora to Corfu.
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  • Distance: 572.4 km
  • Duration: 11h 38m

What companies run services between Stara Zagora, Bulgaria and Corfu, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Stara Zagora to Corfu. However, you can take the bus to Thessaloniki, take the walk to Thessaloniki, then take the bus and ferry to Corfu. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Stara Zagora to Corfu via Sofia, Thessaloniki, and Thessaloniki in around 18h 15m.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
75€ - 260€
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 240€
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 300€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 220€
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 220€
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 200€
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 220€
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 220€
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Corfu via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 320€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Corfu via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 360€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Corfu via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 330€
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Stara Zagora to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
6€ - 8€
1st Class
7€ - 9€
Train from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
6€ - 11€
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
6€ - 8€
1st Class
8€ - 11€
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Stara Zagora to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Kerkyras
Phone
+3026610 28900
Email
info@greenbuses.gr
Website
greenbuses.gr
Bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Corfu
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Schedules at
greenbuses.gr
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus from Larissa to Trikala
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus and ferry from Trikala to Corfu
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
19€ - 25€
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Stara Zagora to Kharmanli
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
2€ - 5€
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
Bus from Stara Zagora to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Kharmanli
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Torre
Phone
0373/91 99
Email
torretravel@yahoo.bg
Website
torre-bg.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Kharmanli
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
torre-bg.com
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Kharmanli to Komotini
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
KTEL Rodopis
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Schedules at
KTEL Evrou
Plovdiv Express - 2000 LTD
Phone
0888 211 781
Email
plovdiv_ekspres_2000@abv.bg
Website
plovdivexpres-2000.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
plovdivexpres-2000.com
Atlas Taxi
Phone
+359 89 345 5533
Email
info@atlastaxi.eu
Website
atlastaxi.eu
Shuttle from Veliko Tarnovo to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
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Atlas Taxi
Huntur
Phone
+90 212 658 00 61
Email
info@huntur.com.tr
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Stara Zagora to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4€ - 9€
Website
Huntur
Ferry operators
Ionian Seaways
Phone
+30 26610 38690
Website
ionianseaways.com
Ferry from Sarandë to Corfu
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
24€
Website
Ionian Seaways

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