Narrow-Gauge Railway in Bansko


 Narrow-gauge Railway in Bansko


The Narrow gauge railway line operates from Septemvri to Dobrinishte. It is the only operating 2ft 5 line in Bulgaria. The line is used 7 times per day with passenger trains , The total line length is 175km  a 5½ hour journey through the Rhodope and Pirin mountain ranges. The main tourist route runs from Bansko to the spa town of Velingrad. with a journey time of just under 3 hours.



Trains depart Bansko train station to Velingrad train station

Depart    Arrival in Velingrad

05:35           08:29

10:28            13:26

14:25             17:22

18:06             20:51

Departure from Velingrad train station to Bansko train station

Depart       Arrival in Bansko

03:53             06:56

10:09             12:58

14:07              17:01

17:33              20:27

Last edit 05/04/2018

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