Samokov Bus operates a bus from Plovdiv to Samokov 4 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Kyustendil Municipality Transport also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Plovdiv to Samokov twice daily. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min. 2 other operators also service this route.
How to get from Plovdiv to Samokov
From Plovdiv bus to Samokov. 2 h 40 min 10. From Plovdiv train to Kostenets then bus to Samokov. 2 h 52 min 8. From Plovdiv taxi to Samokov. 1 h 31 min 133. From Plovdiv drive to Samokov. 1 h 31 min 25.