There are 6 ways to get from Belgrade to Plovdiv by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus via Niš  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgrade to Niš
  2. Take the bus from Niš to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Plovdiv

$27 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus Blenda Tours  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgrade to Dimitrovgrad
  2. Take the bus from Dimitrovgrad to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Plovdiv

$6 - $8

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Beograd centar to Niš 790
  2. Take the bus from Niš to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Plovdiv

$25 - $48

Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Belgrade to Plovdiv 339.8 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Sofia, train  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Sofia (SOF) BEG - SOF
  2. Take the train from Iskarsko Shose to Plovdiv

$88 - $192

Fly to Kavala, bus  •  14 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Kavala (KVA) BEG - KVA
  2. Take the bus from Chrysoupoli to Zlatograd
  3. Take the bus from Zlatograd to Plovdiv

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belgrade to Plovdiv is to bus which costs RSD 550 - RSD 800 and takes 11 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belgrade to Plovdiv is to drive which costs RSD 6000 - RSD 9500 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The distance between Belgrade and Plovdiv is 454 km. The road distance is 543.7 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 44 min to get from Belgrade to Plovdiv, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belgrade to Plovdiv. However, there are services departing from Belgrade and arriving at Plovdiv via Niš and Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 44 min.

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Plovdiv is 1 h ahead of Belgrade. It is currently 3:15 PM in Belgrade and 4:15 PM in Plovdiv.

Map of how to get from Belgrade to Plovdiv.
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  • Distance: 284 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 44 min

What companies run services between Belgrade, Serbia and Plovdiv, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Belgrade to Plovdiv via Niš and Sofia in around 9 h 44 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Belgrade to Kavala via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Belgrade to Kavala via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Belgrade to Kavala via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Belgrade to Kavala via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Belgrade to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Belgrade to Kavala via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Belgrade to Kavala via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Train operators
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Beograd centar to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $19
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Dimitrovgrad to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Schedules at
bstours.rs
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Niš to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
Union Ivkoni
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Blenda Tours
Phone
+(381)(10)346969
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Belgrade to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
pks.rs
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Chrysoupoli to Zlatograd
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Municipality of Zlatograd
Website
zlatograd.bg
Bus from Zlatograd to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
zlatograd.bg

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