Istanbul to Shumen

Istanbul to Shumen Shumen to Istanbul
Between Istanbul, Turkey and Shumen, Bulgaria we found up to 4 bus departures, including 4 night buses. The earliest bus departure from Istanbul is at 17:30 arriving to Shumen at 03:15 the following day. While the latest bus departure is at 19:00 and arrives at 03:30 the following day. The prices for the cheapest one way adult tickets range from 31 € to 35 €.

Traveling by bus from Istanbul to Shumen

The shortest travel distance between Istanbul and Shumen is 470 km. The fastest bus which departs at 19:00 has a travel time of 08:30h. The longest travel time on the route is 09:45h. Depending on the selected departure, the following amenities are available: air condition, wifi and toilet.

Overnight buses

If you want to travel overnight and save money on accommodation or arrive in Shumen earlier, there are 4 night buses from Istanbul to Shumen. The overnight buses depart between 17:30 and 19:00 and arrive between 03:15 and 03:30 the following day. Given the fact that both the distance and travel time between the two stations is 470 km and 05:49 respectively, all the bus departures for this route will include overnight travel. You can see some of them below.

Bus companies

There is a total of 3 bus companies operating the routes. These bus companies have not been rated yet by the clients. Here you can see the most popular bus companies operating this route and their overall rating.


Departure and arrival stations

If you're wanting more detailed information about either Istanbul or Shumen, including general information, station and stop information and other popular routes, you can follow the links below.
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You can see information about the departure station and stops Istanbul here

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You can see information about the arrival station and stops Shumen here

Cheapest ticket prices

Adult ticket: 31 € (One-Way) or 62 € (Return).

Trip reviews from Istanbul to Shumen

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Other popular destinations from Shumen

If you're looking for inspiration as to where to travel next once you've reached Shumen, here is the list of the most popular travel combinations that our clients have previously purchased their tickets for:

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