There are 4 ways to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora

$5 - $11

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora 465 / ...

$4 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora 67.7 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora 67.7 miles

$10 - $16

What companies run services between Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria and Stara Zagora, Bulgaria?

Municipality of Stara Zagora operates a bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora 5 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora 4 times a day. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
Patnicheski Prevozi AD.
Phone
062 / 64-09-08
Email
office@pprevozi.com
Website
pprevozi.com
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
pprevozi.com
Plovdiv Express - 2000 LTD
Phone
0888 211 781
Email
plovdiv_ekspres_2000@abv.bg
Website
plovdivexpres-2000.com
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
plovdivexpres-2000.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Other operators
Taxi from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Aleks OK
Phone
+359 62/616 16
Mit Taksi
Phone
+359 62/601 973

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora?

The distance between Veliko Tarnovo and Stara Zagora is 72 km. The road distance is 108 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora?

The cheapest way to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora is to train which costs $4 - $5 and takes 2 h 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora?

The quickest way to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora is to bus which takes 1 h 45 min and costs $5 - $11.

Is there a direct train between Veliko Tarnovo and Stara Zagora?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Veliko Tarnovo and arriving at Stara Zagora. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

Is there a direct bus between Veliko Tarnovo and Stara Zagora?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Veliko Tarnovo and arriving at Stara Zagora. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora?

The bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Stara Zagora takes 1 h 45 min including transfers and departs every three hours.