There are 4 ways to get from Alexandroupoli to Plovdiv by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandroupoli to Dikea Ic 90
  2. Take the train from Svilengrad to Plovdiv 492 / ...

$16 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Liybimets
  2. Take the train from Lyubimec to Plovdiv 492 / ...

$14 - $18

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Plovdiv

$16 - $22

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Alexandroupoli to Plovdiv 196.1 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alexandroupoli to Plovdiv is to bus and train which costs 11€ - 16€ and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alexandroupoli to Plovdiv is to drive which takes 3 h 10 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

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The distance between Alexandroupoli and Plovdiv is 172 km. The road distance is 314 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Alexandroupoli to Plovdiv, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Alexandroupoli and arriving at Plovdiv. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Alexandroupoli, Greece and Plovdiv, Bulgaria?

You can take a train from Alexandroupoli to Plovdiv via Dikea and Svilengrad in around 5 h 20 min. Alternatively, EAAA operates a bus from Alexandroupoli to Plovdiv twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Alexandroupoli to Dikea
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$10 - $13
First Class
$12 - $16
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Svilengrad to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Lyubimec to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Liybimets
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
rta.government.bg

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