How to travel from Vienna to Plovdiv

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Travel Information between Vienna and Plovdiv

distanceDistance582 miles (939 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$1 - $70
fastestFastest modeBus • $70 (€65) • 17 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesUnion Ivkoni International

Travel 582 miles (939 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Vienna and Plovdiv. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Union Ivkoni International among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Vienna to Plovdiv.

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Travel to Plovdiv easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Vienna to Plovdiv.

Travel from Vienna, Austria to Plovdiv, Bulgaria is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Plovdiv from Vienna restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Plovdiv, Bulgaria from Vienna?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Plovdiv, Bulgaria?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 7/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Plovdiv from Vienna closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Vienna, Austria from Bulgaria is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Vienna, Austria from Plovdiv, Bulgaria?

Reentering Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Vienna from Plovdiv?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Vienna, Austria regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Austria must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Vienna from Plovdiv here.

There are 4 ways to get from Vienna to Plovdiv: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Plovdiv is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $1 (€1) compared to other travel options to Plovdiv:

A flight is $69 (€64) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Vienna to Plovdiv costing on average $70 (€65).

Taking a flight is about $1 (€1) less than taking a train, which costs on average $2 (€2) for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Plovdiv from Vienna is by bus with an average travel time of 17 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Plovdiv can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

The distance from Vienna to Plovdiv is approximately 582 miles (939 km).

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Plovdiv is:

  • 2 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Vienna and Plovdiv as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Vienna to Plovdiv:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and arrive in Пловдив, Автогара Юг 2 (Plovdiv, Avtogara Jug 2).
  • Most travelers take a flight from Vienna International Airport to Plovdiv Airport.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Vienna to Plovdiv:

  • You can travel between Vienna and Plovdiv by bus with Union Ivkoni International. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $70 (€65) with Union Ivkoni International from Vienna to Plovdiv.

Yes, there are direct routes from Vienna to Plovdiv with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 2 direct buses a day to Plovdiv with Eurolines Germany, Union Ivkoni International or Arda Tur.

Direct services to Plovdiv tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

Looking to extend your trip from Vienna to Plovdiv? Many Omio customers who go from Vienna to Plovdiv usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Sofia, Stara Zagora or Varna. If you're looking to explore Sofia, Stara Zagora or Varna from Plovdiv, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Vienna to Plovdiv, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $70 (€65) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $1 (€1) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $2 (€2) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Vienna to Plovdiv online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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