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There are 4 ways to get from Pleven to Plovdiv by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Pleven to Plovdiv

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Train  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Pleven to Sofia 2602 / ...
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Plovdiv 493 / ...

$9 - $10

Taxi  •  2h 59m

  1. Take a taxi from Pleven to Plovdiv 182.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  2h 59m

  1. Drive from Pleven to Plovdiv 182.7 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Pleven to Plovdiv is to bus which costs $8 - $12 and takes 4h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Pleven to Plovdiv is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 2h 59m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pleven and arriving at Plovdiv. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Pleven to Plovdiv. However, there are services departing from Pleven and arriving at Plovdiv via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 59m.

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The distance between Pleven and Plovdiv is 141 km. The road distance is 292.4 km.

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The best way to get from Pleven to Plovdiv without a car is to bus which takes 4h 20m and costs $8 - $12.

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The bus from Pleven to Plovdiv takes 4h 20m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Pleven to Plovdiv bus services, operated by Hebros Bus Ltd., depart from Pleven station.

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Pleven to Plovdiv train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), depart from Pleven station.

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The best way to get from Pleven to Plovdiv is to bus which takes 4h 20m and costs $8 - $12. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $8 - $11 and takes 5h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Pleven to Plovdiv.
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  • Distance: 88.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 20m

What companies run services between Pleven, Bulgaria and Plovdiv, Bulgaria?

Hebros Bus Ltd. operates a bus from Pleven to Plovdiv once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 4h 20m. Pleven Bus Station also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pleven to Plovdiv via Sofia in around 5h 59m.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Pleven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Train from Sofia to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Hebros Bus Ltd.
Phone
032 65 78 11
Email
office@hebrosbus.com
Website
hebrosbus.com
Bus from Pleven to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
hebrosbus.com
Pleven Bus Station
Phone
+359 (0) 64 888 666
Website
avtogara.pleven.bg
Bus from Pleven to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtogara.pleven.bg
Other operators
Taxi from Pleven to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Taksi Svetlina
Phone
+359 64/828 989
City Taxi
Phone
+359 64/807 070

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Pleven to Plovdiv bus services, operated by Hebros Bus Ltd., arrive at Plovdiv station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Pleven to Plovdiv is 292 km. It takes approximately 2h 59m to drive from Pleven to Plovdiv.

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

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