There are 6 ways to get from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF) by bus, train, taxi, car or shuttle

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Bus Union Ivkoni  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Sofia

$9 - $16

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Bus Avtogari  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Sofia

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Plovdiv to Iskarsko Shose 1492 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF) 87.8 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF) 87.8 miles

$14 - $21

Shuttle  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport

$85 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF). However, there are services departing from Plovdiv and arriving at Sofia Airport crossroad via Sofia - Malashevtsi district. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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The distance between Plovdiv and Sofia Airport (SOF) is 126 km. The road distance is 140.5 km.

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The best way to get from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF) without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF), including transfers.

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Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF) bus services, operated by Avtogari, depart from Plovdiv station.

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The best way to get from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF) is to bus which takes 2 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 37 min.

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Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF) bus services, operated by Avtogari, arrive at Sofia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF) is 140 km. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF).

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There are 1172+ hotels available in Sofia Airport (SOF). Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF).
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  • Distance: 78.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

What companies run services between Plovdiv, Bulgaria and Sofia Airport (SOF), Bulgaria?

Union Ivkoni operates a bus from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF) hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 44 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Hebros Bus Ltd.
Phone
032 65 78 11
Email
office@hebrosbus.com
Website
hebrosbus.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hebrosbus.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Plovdiv to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Plovdiv to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
Nero Tour
Phone
+359 888 22 11 21
Website
dealcabs.com
Shuttle from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
dealcabs.com
Standard 4 passenger vehicle
$87
Standard 8 passenger vehicle
$104
Other operators
Taxi from Plovdiv to Sofia Airport (SOF)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Gusto Taksi
Phone
+359 32/620 998

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