There are 5 ways to get from Sofia to Chirpan 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 Avtogari  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Chirpan

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Plovdiv 8627
  2. Take the train from Plovdiv to Chirpan 8631 / ...

$6 - $7

3 alternative options

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Chirpan

$9 - $19

Taxi  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sofia to Chirpan 119.3 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Chirpan 119.3 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Chirpan is to train which costs $6 - $8 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Chirpan is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Chirpan is 174 km. The road distance is 190.9 km.

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The bus from Sofia to Chirpan takes 2 h 45 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Chirpan. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sofia to Chirpan. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Chirpan via Plovdiv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Chirpan, Bulgaria?

Avtogari operates a bus from Sofia to Chirpan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Globus ES also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sofia to Chirpan via Plovdiv in around 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Plovdiv to Chirpan
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Chirpan
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Plovdiv to Chirpan
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Globus ES
Phone
044/62 48 83
Email
globuses@abv.bg
Website
globuses.com
Bus from Sofia to Chirpan
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
globuses.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Chirpan
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Chirpan
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Municipality of Stara Zagora
Website
starazagora.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Chirpan
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
starazagora.bg
Plovdiv Express - 2000 LTD
Phone
0888 211 781
Email
plovdiv_ekspres_2000@abv.bg
Website
plovdivexpres-2000.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Chirpan
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
plovdivexpres-2000.com
Razgrad Municipality Bus
Website
razgrad.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Chirpan
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
razgrad.bg
Other operators
Taxi from Sofia to Chirpan
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
OK Supertrans
Phone
+359 97/321 21
Website
oktaxi.net
Upravlenie Patni Taksi I Razreshitelni
Phone
+359 2/952 2611
Za Edno Evro
Phone
+359 2/ 80700
Website
1euro.bg
MTAXI 91050
Phone
+359 2/91050
Website
mtaxi.bg

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