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There are 5 ways to get from Plovdiv to Sozopol by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus Union Ivkoni  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Burgas

$13 - $19

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Plovdiv to Burgas 8627

$11 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus Avtogari  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Sozopol

$10 - $16

Taxi  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plovdiv to Sozopol 178.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Plovdiv to Sozopol 178.6 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Plovdiv to Sozopol is to train which costs $10 - $13 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plovdiv to Sozopol is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Plovdiv and arriving at Sozopol. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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The distance between Plovdiv and Sozopol is 244 km. The road distance is 285.7 km.

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The best way to get from Plovdiv to Sozopol without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 42 min and costs $13 - $19.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Plovdiv to Sozopol, including transfers.

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Plovdiv to Sozopol bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from Plovdiv station.

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The best way to get from Plovdiv to Sozopol is to bus which takes 4 h 42 min and costs $13 - $19. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $10 - $13 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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Plovdiv to Sozopol bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Burgas station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plovdiv to Sozopol is 286 km. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from Plovdiv to Sozopol.

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  • Distance: 152.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

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

Union Ivkoni operates a bus from Plovdiv to Sozopol every 3 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 57 min. BG Razpisanie also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Plovdiv to Sozopol once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $10 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Burgas
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Burgas
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Plovdiv to Sozopol
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Other operators
Taxi from Plovdiv to Sozopol
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Gusto Taksi
Phone
+359 32/620 998

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