Plovdiv to Istanbul bus

Cheap bus tickets from Plovdiv to Istanbul

Showing times and prices for Jul 04

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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10:45AMPlovdiv6h45 05:30PMIstanbul
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02:15AMPlovdiv6h45 09:00AMIstanbul
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09:00PMPlovdiv7h00 04:00AMIstanbul
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09:00PMPlovdiv7h00 04:00AMIstanbul
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12:30AMPlovdiv6h30 07:00AMIstanbul
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211One-way

Bus schedule from Plovdiv to Istanbul

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12:30AMPlovdiv6h30 07:00AMIstanbul
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02:15AMPlovdiv6h45 09:00AMIstanbul
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10:45AMPlovdiv6h45 05:30PMIstanbul
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09:00PMPlovdiv7h00 04:00AMIstanbul
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09:00PMPlovdiv7h00 04:00AMIstanbul
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Bus times from Plovdiv to Istanbul

Showing times and prices for Jul 04

Fastest Journey

6 h 30 m

Average

6 h 48 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

371 km

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

Fastest
12:30AMPlovdiv6h30 07:00AMIstanbul
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211One-way
2nd Fastest
10:45AMPlovdiv6h45 05:30PMIstanbul
0 transfers
201One-way
2nd Fastest
02:15AMPlovdiv6h45 09:00AMIstanbul
0 transfers
201One-way
09:00PMPlovdiv7h00 04:00AMIstanbul
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201One-way
09:00PMPlovdiv7h00 04:00AMIstanbul
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201One-way

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Overview: Bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul

distanceDistance230 miles (371 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$22 (€20)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesEurolines Germany, Infobus, Arda Tur, Brittany Ferries or Karat-S

Buses from Plovdiv to Istanbul cover the 230 miles (371 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 30 min with our travel partners like Eurolines Germany, Infobus, Arda Tur, Brittany Ferries or Karat-S. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $22 (€20), but the average price of bus tickets is $22 (€20).

Travel Tips: Bus to Istanbul from Plovdiv

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FAQs

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

Is international entry 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?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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:

  • Physical distance required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

The above information was last checked on 7/2/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Istanbul from Plovdiv closer to your date of departure here

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Bulgaria from Turkey?

Reentry to Bulgaria is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

Last checked on 6/27/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Plovdiv from Istanbul here.

Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets from Plovdiv to Istanbul for as low as $22 (€20)  for the next 7 days.
The Plovdiv to Istanbul bus ticket price is on average $22 (€20)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The Plovdiv to Istanbul bus distance is approximately 230 miles (371 km).
The bus time from Plovdiv to Istanbul is on average 6 h 30 min  for the 230 miles (371 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Plovdiv to Istanbul by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
If you're looking for buses from Plovdiv to Istanbul, you can rely on Eurolines Germany, Infobus, Arda Tur, Brittany Ferries or Karat-S to get you to Istanbul. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Plovdiv to Istanbul journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are direct buses to Istanbul from Plovdiv, and you can find a direct bus for this journey with Eurolines Germany, Arda Tur or Brittany Ferries  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
The earliest bus for this route departs from Plovdiv at 7: 45 AM. The last bus leaves from Plovdiv at 11: 15 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Plovdiv to Istanbul and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase the Plovdiv to Istanbul bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $22 (€20). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Plovdiv to Istanbul. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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