Istanbul to Plovdiv bus

Cheap bus tickets from Istanbul to Plovdiv

Showing times and prices for Aug 19

Cheapest

20

Average

20

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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11:30AMIstanbul6h40 06:10PMPlovdiv
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10:30PMIstanbul7h30 06:00AMPlovdiv
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11:30AMIstanbul6h45 06:15PMPlovdiv
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08:00AMIstanbul5h55 01:55PMPlovdiv
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06:00PMIstanbul6h25 12:25AMPlovdiv
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Bus schedule from Istanbul to Plovdiv

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08:00AMIstanbul5h55 01:55PMPlovdiv
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11:30AMIstanbul6h40 06:10PMPlovdiv
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11:30AMIstanbul6h45 06:15PMPlovdiv
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06:00PMIstanbul6h25 12:25AMPlovdiv
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10:30PMIstanbul7h30 06:00AMPlovdiv
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Bus times from Istanbul to Plovdiv

Showing times and prices for Aug 19

Fastest Journey

5 h 55 m

Average

6 h 39 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

371 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Istanbul for Plovdiv every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
08:00AMIstanbul5h55 01:55PMPlovdiv
0 transfers
201One-way
2nd Fastest
06:00PMIstanbul6h25 12:25AMPlovdiv
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211One-way
11:30AMIstanbul6h40 06:10PMPlovdiv
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201One-way
11:30AMIstanbul6h45 06:15PMPlovdiv
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201One-way
10:30PMIstanbul7h30 06:00AMPlovdiv
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201One-way

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Overview: Bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv

distanceDistance230 miles (371 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$22 (€20)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersInfobus, Eurolines Germany, Arda Tur, Karat-S or Brittany Ferries

Buses from Istanbul to Plovdiv cover the 230 miles (371 km) long route taking on average 5 h 55 min with our travel partners like Infobus, Eurolines Germany, Arda Tur, Karat-S or Brittany Ferries. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $22 (€20), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $20 (€19).

Travel Tips: Bus to Plovdiv from Istanbul

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FAQs

Travel between Istanbul, Turkey and Plovdiv, Bulgaria by bus is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Bulgaria from Turkey?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Bulgaria from Istanbul?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Plovdiv, Bulgaria?

When traveling in Bulgaria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv before traveling.

The restriction level for your return bus to Istanbul, Turkey from Plovdiv is: Fully open.

Is my return bus into Istanbul from Plovdiv restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Turkey from Plovdiv?

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Istanbul, Turkey?

The government of Turkey has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

Last checked on 8/3/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Istanbul from Plovdiv closer to your date of departure here here.

Bus tickets to Plovdiv from Istanbul for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $20 (€19)  one way in the next 7 days.
The bus price to Plovdiv from Istanbul is on average $22 (€20)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
The Istanbul to Plovdiv bus distance is approximately 230 miles (371 km).
On average the Istanbul to Plovdiv bus travel time is 5 h 55 min  for the 230 miles (371 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
For the best Istanbul to Plovdiv bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Infobus, Eurolines Germany, Arda Tur, Karat-S or Brittany Ferries. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services between Istanbul and Plovdiv to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, you can find a direct bus to Plovdiv from Istanbul with Eurolines Germany, Arda Tur or Brittany Ferries  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
You can take the first bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv at 5: 00 AM. The last bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv that you can take departs at 8: 59 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
You can find buses from Istanbul to Plovdiv to cost on average $22 (€20) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Istanbul to Plovdiv bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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