There are 5 ways to get from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo by 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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Bus Plovdiv Express - 2000 LTD  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo

$8 - $12

4 alternative options

Bus Municipality of Stara Zagora  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Stara Zagora
  2. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Veliko Tarnovo

$9 - $16

Bus Pleven Bus Station  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Gabrovo
  2. Take the bus from Gabrovo to Veliko Tarnovo

Taxi  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo 136.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo 136.7 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo is to bus which costs $8 - $12 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The distance between Plovdiv and Veliko Tarnovo is 126 km. The road distance is 218.7 km.

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The bus from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo takes 3 h 20 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Plovdiv and arriving at Veliko Tarnovo. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Plovdiv, Bulgaria and Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria?

Plovdiv Express - 2000 LTD operates a bus from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo once daily, and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Avtogari also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
Plovdiv Express - 2000 LTD
Phone
0888 211 781
Email
plovdiv_ekspres_2000@abv.bg
Website
plovdivexpres-2000.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
plovdivexpres-2000.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
plovdivexpres-2000.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
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
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 - $7
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
Bus from Stara Zagora to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 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
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
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Stara Zagora to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
Pleven Bus Station
Phone
+359 (0) 64 888 666
Website
avtogara.pleven.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Gabrovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtogara.pleven.bg
OPT Gabrovo
Website
optgabrovo.tk
Bus from Gabrovo to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
optgabrovo.tk
Other operators
Taxi from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Gusto Taksi
Phone
+359 32/620 998

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