There are 6 ways to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Sozopol by bus, 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 Avtogari  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Sliven
  2. Take the bus from Sliven to Sozopol

$12 - $17

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Veliko Tarnovo to Dabovo 40103 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dabovo to Burgas 3621 / ...

$9 - $12

4 alternative options

Bus M-Bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Veliko Turnovo to Karnobat
  2. Take the bus from Karnobat to Burgas

$15 - $24

Bus Veliko Tarnovo Transportation  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Sozopol

Taxi  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Veliko Tarnovo to Sozopol 156 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Veliko Tarnovo to Sozopol 156 miles

$24 - $40

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

You can take a bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Sozopol via Sliven in around 4 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Veliko Tarnovo to Sozopol via Dabovo, Burgas, and Burgas South in around 6 h 21 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Veliko Tarnovo to Dabovo
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Dabovo to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
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 Sliven
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
pprevozi.com
Globus ES
Phone
044/62 48 83
Email
globuses@abv.bg
Website
globuses.com
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Sliven
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
globuses.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sliven to Sozopol
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
avtogari.info
M-Bus
Phone
056 844 966
Website
mbus-bg.com
Bus from Veliko Turnovo to Karnobat
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
mbus-bg.com
Bus from Karnobat to Burgas
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mbus-bg.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Karnobat to Burgas
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Veliko Tarnovo Transportation
Email
vtarnovo_net@abv.bg
Website
veliko-tarnovo.net
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Sozopol
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
veliko-tarnovo.net
Other operators
Taxi from Veliko Tarnovo to Sozopol
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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 Sozopol is 184 km. The road distance is 250 km.

The cheapest way to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Sozopol is to train which costs $9 - $12 and takes 6 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Sozopol is to taxi which takes 3 h 16 min and costs $95 - $120.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Veliko Tarnovo and arriving at Sozopol. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Sozopol, including transfers.