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

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Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Pleven to Sofia

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Pleven to Sofia 461 / ...

$5 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pleven to Sofia 103.6 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Pleven to Sofia 103.6 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Pleven to Sofia is to train which costs $5 - $7 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pleven to Sofia is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between Pleven and Sofia is 132 km. The road distance is 165.8 km.

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The bus from Pleven to Sofia takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pleven and arriving at Sofia. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pleven and arriving at Sofia. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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

Avtogari operates a bus from Pleven to Sofia every 2 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Five other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Pleven to Sofia every 3 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 2 h 43 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Pleven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Pleven to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
ELIT 97
Phone
064/84 54 52
Email
elit97@abv.bg
Website
elit97.com
Bus from Pleven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
elit97.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Pleven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Razgrad Municipality Bus
Website
razgrad.bg
Bus from Pleven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
razgrad.bg
Other operators
Taxi from Pleven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
City Taxi
Phone
+359 64/807 070
Taksi Svetlina
Phone
+359 64/828 989

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