There are 6 ways to get from Plovdiv to Belgrade by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus via Niš  •  10 h 9 min

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

$25 - $56

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Plovdiv to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  3. Take the train from Niš to Beograd centar 790

$21 - $38

4 alternative options

Bus Blenda Tours  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad
  3. Take the bus from Dimitrovgrad to Belgrade

Bus, train  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  3. Take the train from Crveni Krst to Beograd centar

$23 - $46

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Plovdiv to Belgrade 339.8 miles

$60 - $90

Train, fly  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Plovdiv to Iskarsko Shose
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Belgrade (BEG) SOF - BEG

$88 - $191

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plovdiv to Belgrade is to train and bus which costs $20 - $40 and takes 12 h 2 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Plovdiv to Belgrade is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 5 h 50 min.

More details

The distance between Plovdiv and Belgrade is 454 km. The road distance is 543.7 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 10 h 9 min to get from Plovdiv to Belgrade, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Plovdiv to Belgrade. However, there are services departing from Plovdiv and arriving at Belgrade via Sofia and Niš. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 9 min.

More details

Map of how to get from Plovdiv to Belgrade.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 284 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 9 min

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

You can take a bus from Plovdiv to Belgrade via Sofia and Niš in around 10 h 9 min.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Train operators
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Crveni Krst to Beograd centar
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $19
Train from Niš to Beograd centar
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $19
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Plovdiv to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Plovdiv to Iskarsko Shose
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
matpu.com
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Niš to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Schedules at
bstours.rs
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
Blenda Tours
Phone
+(381)(10)346969
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Dimitrovgrad to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
pks.rs

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Want to know more about Flixbus?, Need to know: Jadrolinija and 5 incredible day trips from Florence by train - to help you get the most out of your next trip.