There are 3 ways to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) by bus, night train or car

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Bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport

$9 - $12

2 alternative options

Night train  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the night train from Veliko Tarnovo to Gara Bucureşti Nord Bosphor Express

$11 - $15

Drive  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Veliko Tarnovo to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) 123.6 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to bus which costs $8 - $12 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between Veliko Tarnovo and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 169 km. The road distance is 197.7 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP). However, there are services departing from Veliko Tarnovo and arriving at Bucharest Otopeni Airport via Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP).
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  • Distance: 105.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania?

You can take a bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) via Ruse in around 5 h 20 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Veliko Tarnovo to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Patnicheski Prevozi AD.
Phone
062 / 64-09-08
Email
office@pprevozi.com
Website
pprevozi.com
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
pprevozi.com
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Veliko Turnovo to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
autogaravn.com

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