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There are 7 ways to get from Iași to Plovdiv by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly, train  •  7h 10m

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

$124 - $226

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  21h 18m

  1. Take the train from Iasi to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir
  2. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Stara Zagora
  3. Take the train from Stara Zagora to Plovdiv

$28 - $38

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  14h 56m

  1. Take the train from Nicolina to Ploiesti Sud Ir
  2. Take the bus from Ploiesti to Târgovişte
  3. Take the bus from Târgovişte to Kotel
  4. Take the bus from Kotel to Plovdiv

Bus via Kotel  •  15h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Iasi to Ploieşti
  2. Take the bus from Ploieşti to Târgovişte
  3. Take the bus from Târgovişte to Kotel
  4. Take the bus from Kotel to Plovdiv

Bus  •  18h

  1. Take the bus from Iaşi to Otopeni Airport
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Razgrad
  3. Take the bus from Razgrad Municipality to Plovdiv

Train  •  24h 5m

  1. Take the train from Iasi to Pascani R / ...
  2. Take the train from Pascani to Varna Ir
  3. Take the train from Varna to Plovdiv

$37 - $50

Drive  •  11h 17m

  1. Drive from Iași to Plovdiv 498 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Iași to Plovdiv is to train and night train which costs $28 - $40 and takes 21h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Iași to Plovdiv is to fly and train which costs $120 - $230 and takes 7h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iași to Plovdiv. However, there are services departing from Iasi and arriving at Plovdiv via Ploieşti, Târgovişte and Kotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Iași to Plovdiv. However, there are services departing from Iasi and arriving at Plovdiv via Pascani and Varna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 5m.

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The distance between Iași and Plovdiv is 602 km. The road distance is 796.7 km.

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The best way to get from Iași to Plovdiv without a car is to train and bus which takes 14h 56m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 10m to get from Iași to Plovdiv, including transfers.

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Iași to Plovdiv bus services, operated by Voion Trans SRL, depart from Iasi station.

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Iași to Plovdiv train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Iasi station.

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The best way to get from Iași to Plovdiv is to bus which takes 15h 54m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs $35 - $50 and takes 24h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Iași to Plovdiv.
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  • Distance: 376 miles
  • Duration: 7h 10m

What companies run services between Iași, Romania and Plovdiv, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Iași to Plovdiv via Ploieşti, Târgovişte, Kotel, and Kotel in around 15h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Iași to Plovdiv via Pascani and Varna in around 24h 5m.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Iasi to Sofia via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Iasi to Sofia via Catania
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Iasi to Sofia via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Iasi to Sofia via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Iasi to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Iskarsko Shose to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Train from Varna to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $11
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
10h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $11
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Train from Stara Zagora to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Nicolina to Ploiesti Sud
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Iasi to Pascani
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Pascani to Varna
Ave. Duration
15h 1m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Iasi to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Grup ATYC
Phone
+4-0743-335.888
Website
atyc.autogari.ro
Bus from Ploiesti to Târgovişte
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
atyc.autogari.ro
Bus from Ploieşti to Târgovişte
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
atyc.autogari.ro
Kotel Municipal Transport
Website
kotel.bg
Bus from Târgovişte to Kotel
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kotel.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Kotel to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Voion Trans SRL
Phone
+4-0743-058.899
Website
voiontrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Iasi to Ploieşti
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
voiontrans.autogari.ro
Teisa Travel
Phone
(+40) 752 323 130
Email
office@teisa.ro
Website
teisa.ro
Bus from Iaşi to Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
teisa.ro
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Razgrad
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Razgrad Municipality Bus
Website
razgrad.bg
Bus from Razgrad Municipality to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
razgrad.bg

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There is no direct flight from Iasi Airport to Sofia Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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Iași to Plovdiv bus services, operated by BG Razpisanie, arrive at Plovdiv station.

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Iași to Plovdiv train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), arrive at Plovdiv station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Iași to Plovdiv is 797 km. It takes approximately 11h 17m to drive from Iași to Plovdiv.

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Austrian Airlines, Tarom and Wizz Air offer flights from Iasi Airport to Sofia Airport.

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There are 583+ hotels available in Plovdiv. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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