Travel options for:
Plovdiv to Istanbul
  • Bus

    $14 - $24
    1. Plovdiv

      6 h 36 min - 4 times a day

      $11 - $22

    2. Otogar

      12 min - every 5 minutes

      $2

      • Aksaray
  • Night train, train

    $12 - $15
    1. Plovdiv

      3 h 10 min - once daily

      $4 - $5

    2. Kapıkule

      4 h 28 min - once daily

      $5 - $7

    3. Halkali

      42 min - once daily

      $2 - $3

      • Istanbul Sirkeci
  • Night train

    $8 - $10
    1. Plovdiv

      3 h 10 min - once daily

      $4 - $5

    2. Kapikule

      4 h 55 min - once daily

      $3 - $5

      • Istanbul Sirkeci
  • Drive

    $50 - $80
    1. Plovdiv

      4 h 1 min - 259.8 miles

      $50 - $80

      • Istanbul
  • Train, fly

    $72 - $208
    1. Plovdiv

      2 h 45 min - once daily

      $4 - $5

    2. Podujane

      19 min - 1 miles

    3. Briksel Blvd.

      15 min - every 30 minutes - line 84

      $1

    4. Sofia (SOF)

      1 h 25 min - non-stop

      $65 - $200

    5. Istanbul (IST)

      33 min - every 5 minutes

      $2

      • Istanbul
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From Plovdiv bus to Otogar then Metro to Aksaray. 6 h 50 min 74 ₺. From Plovdiv night train to Kapıkule, train to Halkali, then night train to Istanbul Sirkeci. 10 h 20 min 51 ₺. From Plovdiv night train to Kapikule then night train to Istanbul Sirkeci. 9 h 5 min 32 ₺. From Plovdiv drive to Istanbul. 4 h 1 min 241 ₺. From Plovdiv train to Podujane, walk to Briksel Blvd., line 84 bus to Sofia airport, fly to Istanbul airport, then Metro to Istanbul. 7 h 35 min 433 ₺.