There are 4 ways to get from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora by bus, train, 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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Bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora

$4 - $8

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora 8631 / ...

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora 63.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora 63.3 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora is to train which costs $3 - $5 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between Plovdiv and Stara Zagora is 80 km. The road distance is 101.3 km.

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The bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora takes 1 h 2 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Plovdiv and arriving at Stara Zagora. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Plovdiv and arriving at Stara Zagora. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

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What companies run services between Plovdiv, Bulgaria and Stara Zagora, Bulgaria?

Union Ivkoni operates a bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora every 3 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Five other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
valeross.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Hebros Bus Ltd.
Phone
032 65 78 11
Email
office@hebrosbus.com
Website
hebrosbus.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
hebrosbus.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
dary.bg
Other operators
Taxi from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Gusto Taksi
Phone
+359 32/620 998

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