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About Karat-S

Karat-S is a popular bus company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest Karat-S tickets by searching Overall, Karat-S serves 46 routes, connecting 16 cities in 5 countries. To cover all these routes Karat-S runs an average of 21 trips per day and 167 trips per month. These bus trips range in price from $7.42 to $254.15 based on a variety of factors.

Karat-S Amenities

Air conditioningAir conditioning
Extra legroomExtra legroom
Power outletPower outlet


Karat-S bus coverage

Daily Trips21

Karat-S Routes & Network

Karat-S’s bus network features 46 bus routes that connect 16 cities serving 17 stations. On average, Karat-S performs about 21 bus trips every day. The top cities to which Karat-S offers the highest number of daily bus service include Sofia and Plovdiv.

Top Cities Served by Karat-S

CityRouteEarliest busLatest bus
Sofia64:30 am8:30 pm
Plovdiv55:10 am8:30 pm
Munich510:30 pm5:30 pm
Budapest56:00 am8:30 pm
Burgas612:00 pm8:30 pm
Belgrade56:00 am6:00 am
Frankfurt65:30 pm5:30 pm

Most popular Karat-S routes

The bus from Sofia to Plovdiv is Karat-S’s most popular route. Trips from Belgrade to Sofia and Sofia to Burgas are also highly popular.

Top Karat-S routes

RouteDaily TripsDurationPrice
Sofia to Plovdiv42h 20m$11
Belgrade to Sofia16h 30m$54
Sofia to Burgas15h 20m$23
Munich to Budapest19h 50m$92
Sofia to Budapest111h 30m$113
Sofia to Vratsa11h 39m$10
Vienna to Sofia320h 36m$93

Karat-S Bus Guide & FAQs

Yes, Karat-S offers WiFi on their buses. Although most trips with Karat-S will have WiFi as advertised, some buses might not come equipped with WiFi and onboard WiFi can lose its connection in rural areas. We recommend you bring a book or download a movie just to play it safe. Karat-S WiFi is generally best used for surfing the web, checking emails and chatting with friends; you shouldn’t count on the WiFi to binge watch your favorite show.

Yes, there are power outlets onboard Karat-S buses. You can generally find one or two sockets per row of seats, so be a good traveller and check if your seat neighbor might want to charge up their devices as well. With the onboard power outlets, you can charge both a computer and USB devices with a USB power adapter that typically comes with most phones and tablets.

Since Karat-S might sometimes use replacement bus vehicles, not all trips are guaranteed to have power points. We recommend to bring a power bank to charge your phone for all trips over 2 hours, just in case.

On a typical day, Karat-S has 21 scheduled bus trips in total. However, the exact departure and arrival times vary depending on the day and route. The best way to find the exact schedule for your trip is to use the search tool on this page.

No, Karat-S does not offer will call tickets. You should purchase your tickets online and make sure you have everything you need to board before you arrive at the station.

Yes, Karat-S requires you to present an ID to an agent to be allowed to board the bus. Make sure you have identification issued by a government agency that meets the carrier’s requirements. Alternative IDs, such as a college ID, won’t work.

Yes, there are bathrooms on Karat-S buses. The bathrooms are pretty basic and include a toilet, toilet paper and hand sanitizer. Most bathrooms don’t have running water. As you will be using a bathroom on a moving vehicle, please use caution and hold on to a rail at all times.

Karat-S provides snacks to satisfy your hunger during your travels. Be sure to pack a credit card and some cash in case you get hungry. Don’t worry about being parched while traveling with Karat-S as they offer a beverage service to make sure you stay hydrated. Though we always recommend bringing a reusable water bottle with you to make sure you have water within easy reach and help reduce unnecessary plastic waste.

Yes, Karat-S requires that all passengers have printed tickets to board the bus. When you book with Wanderu and activate your account, you will be able to easily find and download your tickets for most buses.

Karat-S goes the extra distance to deliver premium features to its customers.

Movies are provided during the bus trip to keep you entertained. Don’t forget to bring your favorite pair of headphones, as headphones are not always included on the bus. We recommend in-ear noise cancelling headphones due to their small size.

Do you find yourself squished in a regular seat or just love having extra room to sprawl out? Well you’re in luck as Karat-S offers extra legroom seating. Since there is no standard of what extra legroom is, the extra space you get may vary between bus lines, but getting extra is always good.

We all need a break from staring at a screen all day. Karat-S provides passengers with options of recent newspapers and magazines to flip through during the trip.

Cheap Karat-S tickets recently found on Wanderu

With 21 Karat-S trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Karat-S tickets start at just $7.42. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users.

How do I get the best deal on Karat-S tickets?

Wanderu is the best place to score cheap Karat-S tickets. Wanderu offers the lowest available fares every day and charges no extra booking fees. Plus, you can compare Karat-S prices with trips offered by other bus companies to be sure you’re getting the best deal on your tickets!

Pro travelers know that booking your ticket well in advance is key to finding the lowest price. Ticket prices normally go up the closer you get to the travel date, so don’t miss out on a good deal when you see one. If you can be flexible with your travel date, you can also get cheap tickets by traveling on weekdays instead of weekends.

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