You can get from Sofia to Plovdiv by train, bus or flight.
To get from Sofia to Plovdiv on 19 Aug we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||£4 - £5|
|Cheapest mode||Train • £4 • 2 h 42 min|
|Fastest mode||Coach • £5 • 1 h 45 min|
|Popular travel companies||Karat-S|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 81 miles to Plovdiv from Sofia. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £4. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Karat-S among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Sofia to Plovdiv.
There are 4 ways to travel between Sofia and Plovdiv including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way from Sofia to Plovdiv is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £4 compared to other travel options to Plovdiv:
A train journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Plovdiv by coach, which costs on average £5 for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Plovdiv from Sofia is by coach with an average travel time of 1 h 45 min.
There are alternative travel options to Plovdiv that can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Plovdiv by train can take on average 2 h 42 min.
The distance between Sofia and Plovdiv is around 81 miles.
The average frequency per day from Sofia to Plovdiv is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Plovdiv from Sofia as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Sofia to Plovdiv:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Sofia to Plovdiv with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Plovdiv tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this route.
When planning your trip between Sofia and Plovdiv, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Sofia and Plovdiv online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.