There are 4 ways to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse by bus, night train, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Night train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the night train from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse Bosphor Express

$4 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse 67.2 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse 67.2 miles

$10 - $16

What companies run services between Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria and Ruse, Bulgaria?

Patnicheski Prevozi AD. operates a bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse 4 times a day. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 2 h. Four other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
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
$8
Schedules at
pprevozi.com
Aleks ОK
Phone
+359 62 60 22 60
Email
info@alexok.com
Website
alexok.com
Bus from Veliko Turnovo to Ruse
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
alexok.com
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Veliko Turnovo to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Veliko Turnovo to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
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
Other operators
Taxi from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Aleks OK
Phone
+359 62/616 16
Mit Taksi
Phone
+359 62/601 973

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Veliko Tarnovo and Ruse is 90 km. The road distance is 107 km.

The cheapest way to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse is to night train which costs $4 - $5 and takes 4 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse is to taxi which takes 1 h 36 min and costs $40 - $50.

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Veliko Tarnovo and arriving at Ruse. The journey takes approximately 4 h 56 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Veliko Tarnovo and arriving at Ruse. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

The bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Ruse takes 2 h including transfers and departs every three hours.