There are 6 ways to get from Plovdiv to Kardzhali by train, bus, taxi or car

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

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Line 10241 train, bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 10241 train from Plovdiv to Popovica 10241 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Popovitsa to Kardzhali

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus Avtogari  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Popovica
  2. Take the bus from Popovitsa to Kardzhali

$4 - $9

4 alternative options

Bus Arda Tur  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo to Kardzhali

$7 - $9

Train, bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Plovdiv to Dimitrovgrad 493
  2. Take the bus from Dimitrovgrad to Haskovo
  3. Take the bus from Haskovo to Kardzhali

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plovdiv to Kardzhali 59.2 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Plovdiv to Kardzhali 59.2 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Plovdiv to Kardzhali. However, there are services departing from Plovdiv and arriving at Kardzhali via Popovitsa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Plovdiv and Kardzhali is 75 km. The road distance is 94.6 km.

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The best way to get from Plovdiv to Kardzhali without a car is to line 10241 train and bus which takes 2 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Plovdiv to Kardzhali, including transfers.

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

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Plovdiv to Kardzhali bus services, operated by Avtogari, arrive at Kardzhali station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plovdiv to Kardzhali is 95 km. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Plovdiv to Kardzhali.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Kardzhali. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plovdiv to Kardzhali.
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  • Distance: 47.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

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

You can take a bus from Plovdiv to Kardzhali via Popovica and Popovitsa in around 2 h 56 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Plovdiv to Popovica
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Plovdiv to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Popovitsa to Kardzhali
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Haskovo to Kardzhali
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Hebros Bus Ltd.
Phone
032 65 78 11
Email
office@hebrosbus.com
Website
hebrosbus.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Popovica
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hebrosbus.com
Union Ivkoni
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Bus from Haskovo to Kardzhali
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Bus from Dimitrovgrad to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Plovdiv to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
Torre
Phone
0373/91 99
Email
torretravel@yahoo.bg
Website
torre-bg.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
torre-bg.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Haskovo to Kardzhali
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Dimitrovgrad to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
Other operators
Taxi from Plovdiv to Kardzhali
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Gusto Taksi
Phone
+359 32/620 998

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