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There are 5 ways to get from Struga to Stara Zagora by bus, train, shuttle or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Struga to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Stara Zagora

$166 - $192

Cheapest option

Bus Matpu, train  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Struga to Kichevo
  2. Take the bus from Kičevo to Sofia
  3. Take the train from Sofia to Stara Zagora

$163 - $197

3 alternative options

Bus, train via Skopje  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Struga to Kichevo
  2. Take the train from Kichevo to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  4. Take the train from Sofia to Stara Zagora

$168 - $214

Shuttle, bus  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Struga to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Velingrad
  3. Take the bus from Velingrad to Plovdiv
  4. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora

Drive  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Struga to Stara Zagora 403.8 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Struga to Stara Zagora is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 7 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Struga to Stara Zagora is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 7 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Struga to Stara Zagora. However, there are services departing from Struga and arriving at Stara Zagora via Skopje and Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 17 min.

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The distance between Struga and Stara Zagora is 434 km. The road distance is 646.1 km.

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The best way to get from Struga to Stara Zagora without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 17 min and costs $160 - $200.

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It takes approximately 11 h 17 min to get from Struga to Stara Zagora, including transfers.

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Struga to Stara Zagora bus services, operated by Euro Bus MK, depart from Struga station.

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Struga to Stara Zagora bus services, operated by Doris Bus, arrive at Stara Zagora station.

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Stara Zagora is 1 h ahead of Struga. It is currently 4:16 AM in Struga and 5:16 AM in Stara Zagora.

Yes, the driving distance between Struga to Stara Zagora is 646 km. It takes approximately 7 h 36 min to drive from Struga to Stara Zagora.

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Map of how to get from Struga to Stara Zagora.
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  • Distance: 271.5 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 17 min

What companies run services between Struga, Macedonia and Stara Zagora, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Struga to Stara Zagora via Skopje and Sofia in around 11 h 17 min.

Train operators
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Kichevo to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $27
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Euro Bus MK
Website
eurobus.mk
Bus from Struga to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Schedules at
eurobus.mk
Bus from Struga to Kichevo
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Schedules at
eurobus.mk
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Bus from Kičevo to Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Schedules at
matpu.com
Doris Bus
Website
avtobusi.doris-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
avtobusi.doris-bg.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Euro Linia
Phone
+389 46 787 467
Email
eurolinia6@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Shuttle from Struga to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
facebook.com
Biser Prom
Phone
02/3228603
Email
biserprom@t-home.mk
Website
biserprom.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Velingrad
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$64
Schedules at
biserprom.com.mk
Patnicheski prevozi Blagoevgrad
Phone
073/88 40 09
Email
p.prevozi.blg@abv.bg
Website
pprevoziblg.com
Bus from Velingrad to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
pprevoziblg.com
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
valeross.com

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