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Duration 3h 38m
Distance 88 km
Average price $35
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Velingrad

The nearest airport to Velingrad is Plovdiv (PDV). However, there are better options for getting to Velingrad. Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Iskarsko Shose to Belovo every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Velingrad via Thessaloniki Neos Sidirodromikos Stathmos, Thessaloniki KTEA Monastiriou, Blagoevgrad Train Station, Blagoevgrad, and Bansko in around 9h 26m.

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Sofia (SOF)

  1. Iskarsko Shose
  2. Velingrad
3h 38m
$28 - $35
Other nearby airports

Thessaloniki (SKG)

  1. Thessaloniki KTEA Monastiriou
  2. Bansko
  3. Velingrad
9h 26m

Skopje (SKP)

  1. Kumanovo
  2. Sofia
  3. Velingrad
9h 56m
$30 - $47

Pristina (PRN)

  1. Priština
  2. Skopje
  3. Sofia
  4. Velingrad
13h 10m
$47 - $80

Plovdiv (PDV)

  1. Plovdiv
  2. Voivodino
  3. Plovdiv
  4. Velingrad
4h 5m

Important airports for Velingrad

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling to Velingrad, Bulgaria? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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The nearest airport to Velingrad is Plovdiv (PDV) Airport which is 70.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Sofia (SOF) (88 km), Thessaloniki (SKG) (187.4 km) and Skopje (SKP) (195.5 km).

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It takes 3h 38m to get from Velingrad to Sofia (SOF) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Sofia (SOF) Airport, which is 88 km away from Velingrad. The train from Sofia (SOF) to Velingrad takes 3h 38m.

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There are six+ hotels available in Velingrad. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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