Bulgaria: local information guide (Plovdiv)

Information about emergency services, healthcare, safety, public transport and accommodation in Plovdiv.



Welcome to Plovdiv, the second largest city in Bulgaria. It is one of the oldest cities not only in Bulgaria, but also in Europe. For more information, please check the Official Visitor’s Guide or visit the Tourist Information Centre.


This information is provided by the British Government for the convenience of enquirers, but neither Her Majesty’s Government nor any official of the Consulate take any responsibility for the accuracy of the information, nor accept liability for any loss, costs, damage or expense which you might suffer as a result of relying on the information supplied. It is not a substitute for obtaining your own legal advice.

Published 18 December 2017
Last updated 27 April 2021 + show all updates
  1. Information updated in April 2021.

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