There are 2 ways to get from Niš to Plovdiv by bus or car

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Bus  •  5 h 15 min

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

$17 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Niš to Plovdiv 192.7 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Niš to Plovdiv is to bus which costs RSD 1700 - RSD 2900 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Niš to Plovdiv is to drive which costs RSD 3400 - RSD 5500 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Niš to Plovdiv. However, there are services departing from Niš and arriving at Plovdiv via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Niš and Plovdiv is 267 km. The road distance is 308.3 km.

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The best way to get from Niš to Plovdiv without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 15 min and costs RSD 1700 - RSD 2900.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Niš to Plovdiv, including transfers.

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Niš to Plovdiv bus services, operated by Matpu, depart from Niš station.

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Niš to Plovdiv bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Plovdiv station.

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Map of how to get from Niš to Plovdiv.
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  • Distance: 166.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 15 min

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

You can take a bus from Niš to Plovdiv via Sofia in around 5 h 15 min.

Bus operators
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
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
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 - $14
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr

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