Shortest travel time:
2 h 29 m
Longest travel time:
2 h 47 m
Lowest train ticket cost:
$21
Avg. daily departures:
10
Earliest departure:
06:35
Latest departure:
22:50
Sofia
155 km
Plovdiv

Sofia to Plovdiv Train Information

Without a doubt, one of the smartest ways to travel between lively Sofia and beautiful Plovdiv is onboard a modern train. Both destinations are a part of a very advanced railway network, so the trains running on the Sofia - Plovdiv route boast fast travel times (the journey takes about 2.5 hours) and admirable punctuality. What is more, they provide fantastic onboard amenities, offering everything you need for a stress-free trip. The passengers of all classes are welcome to take advantage of comfortable seats, plenty of legroom, and more than generous luggage space during the ride. The Sofia to Plovdiv train timetable is very extensive and offers up to 10 daily departures, so you can easily choose a train that works best with your travel plans. On this page, you can find all the important information about the railway route, check out the ticket prices, and even book your train tickets for up to 2 years before your trip!

Sofia to Plovdiv Train Timetable

Train type
Fastest trip
Longest trip
Earliest
Latest
Departures
Morning trains
2 hrs 29 min
2 hrs 43 min
06:35
10:25
4
Afternoon trains
2 hrs 30 min
2 hrs 43 min
13:25
16:25
3
Evening trains
2 hrs 43 min
2 hrs 47 min
18:25
19:25
2
Night trains
2 hrs 46 min
2 hrs 46 min
22:50
22:50
1

Trains on Sofia - Plovdiv Route

Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
Departures
Rating
Bulgarian State Railways
Bulgarian State Railways
High-speed train
2 hrs 29 min
$21
10
8.6 / 10 based on 14 reviews