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There are 15 ways to get from London to Pleven by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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

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Fly London Heathrow to Sofia, train  •  10h 48m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Sofia (SOF) LHR - SOF
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Pleven

$98 - $225

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Train to London Luton, fly to Sofia, train  •  11h 15m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Sofia (SOF) LTN - SOF
  3. Take the train from Sofia to Pleven

$55 - $228

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Fly London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  10h 43m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) LHR - OTP
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse
  3. Take the bus from Ruse to Pleven

Fly London Stansted to Sofia, train  •  11h 29m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Sofia (SOF) STN - SOF
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Pleven

$58 - $223

Fly London Gatwick to Sofia, train  •  11h 7m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Sofia (SOF) LGW - SOF
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Pleven

$72 - $333

Fly London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  11h 9m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) STN - OTP
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse
  3. Take the bus from Ruse to Pleven

Train to London Luton, fly to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  11h 4m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) LTN - OTP
  3. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse
  4. Take the bus from Ruse to Pleven

Train to London Luton, fly to Craiova, train  •  16h 32m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Craiova (CRA) LTN - CRA
  3. Take the train from Craiova to Rosiori Nord
  4. Take the train from Rosiori Nord to Turnu Magurele
  5. Take the train from Chervica to Pleven

$120 - $377

Train, bus and ferry  •  35h 1m

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Stuttgart to Sofia
  4. Take the train from Sofia to Pleven 462

$248 - $543

Train  •  43h 22m

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Brasov Ic
  5. Take the train from Brasov to Bucuresti Nord Gara A R / ...
  6. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Pleven

$411 - $733

Bus and ferry, bus  •  43h 34m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Pleven

$171 - $175

Bus Radina VIP, train  •  47h 49m

  1. Take the bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Pleven 2641 / ...

$116 - $153

Bus UBB Turistic, train  •  2 days 11h

  1. Take the bus from London to București
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Pleven

$80 - $82

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  27h 27m

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  7. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Pleven

$590 - $792

Drive, car ferry  •  25h 31m

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Pleven

$361 - $540

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Pleven is to bus and train which costs £61 - £63 and takes 2 days 11h.

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The quickest way to get from London to Pleven is to fly and train which costs £75 - £180 and takes 10h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Pleven. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Station and arriving at Pleven via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43h 34m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Pleven. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Pleven via Paris Est, Stuttgart Hbf, Budapest-Keleti, Brasov and Bucuresti Nord Gara A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43h 22m.

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The distance between London and Pleven is 1283 miles.

The best way to get from London to Pleven without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 35h 1m and costs £190 - £420.

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It takes approximately 10h 48m to get from London to Pleven, including transfers.

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London to Pleven bus services, operated by Balkan Horn, arrive at London Victoria Station.

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London to Pleven train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Sofia Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h.

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Map of how to get from London to Pleven.
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  • Distance: 1283 miles
  • Duration: 10h 48m

What companies run services between London, England and Pleven, Bulgaria?

You can take a train from London to Pleven via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Est, Stuttgart Hbf, Budapest-Keleti, Brasov, and Bucuresti Nord Gara A in around 43h 22m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Sofia via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Sofia via Karlsruhe/Baden Baden
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Sofia via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Sofia via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Marseille
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from London Luton to Sofia via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from London Luton to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Flights from London Luton to Craiova
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Sofia via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $500
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from London Luton to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $800
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Train from Chervica to Pleven
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Craiova to Rosiori Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Rosiori Nord to Turnu Magurele
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Brasov to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Pleven
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
S.C. Softrans S.R.L.
Phone
0351/40.91.53
Email
office@softrans.ro
Website
softrans.ro
Train from Gara Craiova to Rosiorii de Vede
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
softrans.ro
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
9h 21m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Ruse to Pleven
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Ruse to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Stuttgart to Sofia
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Pleven Bus Station
Phone
+359 (0) 64 888 666
Website
avtogara.pleven.bg
Bus from Ruse to Pleven
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtogara.pleven.bg
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
40h 44m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$165
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Trans5
Website
trans5.bg
Bus from Sofia to Pleven
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
trans5.bg
ELIT 97
Phone
064/84 54 52
Email
elit97@abv.bg
Website
elit97.com
Bus from Sofia to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
elit97.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
44h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
radinavip.com
UBB Turistic
Phone
0040 744 274 274
Email
rezervari@ubbturistic.ro
Website
ubbturistic.ro
Bus from London to București
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
ubbturistic.ro
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London to Pleven bus services, operated by Avtogari, arrive at Pleven station.

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Pleven is 2h ahead of London. It is currently 2:15 PM in London and 4:15 PM in Pleven.

London to Pleven train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Pleven station.

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Bulgaria Air, British Airways, LOT and four other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Sofia Airport.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Pleven. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14m and costs £20 - £29.

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