How to get there

Stara Planina is located near highway Belgrade-Nis (Highway that is located on Coridor X) and Nis-Sofija (Highway E-75), also Coridor VII or Danube Traffic Direction. It is 330km far from Belgrad, 70km from Nis, 100km from Zajecar and 50km from Knjazevac or Pirot.

You can reach Star Planina from multiple directions.

  • Nis-Svrljig-Knjazevac-Kalna-Babin Zub, the route is 110km long with good vertical and horizontal signalization. This route is regularly maintained and is currently the best route for reaching Stara Planina.
  • Pirot-Kalna-Babin Zub, by going from Nis to Pirot via the highway up until the exit for Temska. But the road from Temska to Kalna is not maintaned and is in a bad shape with potholes and possible landslides.

The closes airport is in Nis, 70km away from Stara Planina. Airport ''Konstantin Veliki'' (Constantine the Great) is providing flights to and from majority of big European cities, most notably Air Company ''Ryanair'' for Milano, Dusseldorf, Berlin and Bratislava as well as the Hungarian ''Wizz Air'' to Munich, Dortmund, Eindhoven, Basel and Malmo.

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he Railroad network is consisting from route Nis-Knjazevac-Zajecar and its second route Nis-Pirot-Dimitrovgrad.