Cheap bus tickets from Plovdiv to İstanbul

from 17,90 €

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take from Plovdiv to İstanbul by bus?
The quickest bus trip from Plovdiv to İstanbul takes as little as 5 hours 45 minutes.
What is the distance between Plovdiv and İstanbul?
The bus route from Plovdiv to İstanbul covers 413kms. FlixBus can bring you from Plovdiv to İstanbul in as little as 5 hours 45 minutes.
How much is the bus ticket between Plovdiv and İstanbul?
You can get from Plovdiv to İstanbul for as little as 17,90 €. On average, tickets for this connection cost 17,90 €.
What route does the bus from Plovdiv to İstanbul take?
There are direct connections from Plovdiv to İstanbul. The fastest bus on this connection has 3 stop(s).
How can I pay for the bus from Plovdiv to İstanbul?
You can buy your bus ticket from Plovdiv to İstanbul choosing your preferred payment method among card, Paypal, Google Pay, and more!
Where can I see if my bus from Plovdiv to İstanbul is on time?
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When is the cheapest time to book a bus ticket?
You can book your bus ticket for FlixBus from as little as 17,90 € EUR. You buy your ticket most easily on or in the app. Book in time to get the best price.
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Find the cheapest buses from Plovdiv to İstanbul

Getting from Plovdiv to İstanbul is cheap and easy when you travel with FlixBus. The two cities are 413kms apart and traveling between the two takes as little as 5 hours 45 minutes.

FlixBus tickets are always good value, but you can save even more money by booking online in advance. Book on the website or with our FlixBus App in minutes, then simply use your phone as your ticket to board the bus.

You can get bus tickets to travel between Plovdiv and İstanbul for as little as 17,90 € if you book in advance and/or outside of busy travel times, like weekends and holidays. For a quick, easy, and environmentally-conscious choice, travel with FlixBus.

We have a large network, so you can trust us to take you from your desired departure city to your destination in comfort and style - all for a great value.

Traveling from Plovdiv to İstanbul

It’s easy to get from Plovdiv to İstanbul with FlixBus.

You can expect a minimum of 3 stops on your journey and it can take a minimum time of 5 hours 45 minutes.

Bus travel is the most environmentally friendly way to travel long distances and we’re working to make it even greener with high environmental standards across our fleet of buses, the use of alternative drive and fuel technologies, and the option for all passengers to offset their carbon emissions at the point of buying a ticket.

The average cost of bus travel between Plovdiv and İstanbul is 17,90 €, which makes bus travel far cheaper than any other method.

Taking the bus from Plovdiv

Traveling from Plovdiv and not familiar with it? Here’s everything you need to know.

Plovdiv is a transport hub with 2 bus stations; the 21 buses departing every day take travelers both within the state and further afield.

Arriving in İstanbul

Traveling to İstanbul for the first time? Here’s what you need to know:

İstanbul is very well connected to other destinations on the FlixBus network. The city is connected to 256 other destinations that you can easily reach by bus. You can find 4 FlixBus stops in the city.

What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from Plovdiv to İstanbul

Getting from Plovdiv to İstanbul aboard a FlixBus bus means traveling in comfort and style, with all the services you need to keep you occupied. Most of our buses include free Wi-Fi onboard, an entertainment system, toilets and power outlets.

You can bring one carry-on and one check-in piece of luggage per passenger, so even if you’re taking a long trip, you don’t need to worry about traveling light.

All ticket holders are guaranteed a seat on our buses but if you want to reserve a seat, you can do so at the time of booking. Choose from a classic seat, table seat, panorama seat or extra seat.

Just book online or on our FlixBus App when purchasing your ticket using any of our available payment methods.

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