Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Plovdiv Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit. Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.
Considering they had very basic facilities, the staff on the ground did a reasonable job. – a traveller
PDV Airport Overview
To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Plovdiv Airport.
What to Expect
Plovdiv Airport (code: PDV) has a small, recently renovated terminal. Facilities are basic, with a combination snack bar/duty-free shop. Free WiFi helps pass the time. Economy class passengers can arrange in advance to enter the business lounge. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for access information.
Where to Sleep
We have no sleep-related reviews, but this airport may close at night. Have a backup plan if you’re planning to sleep here overnight. For uninterrupted sleep, a nearby hotel offers shuttle service for a fee. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.
Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, all services and times listed below are subject to change. Some services and facilities may remain closed or operate with reduced hours. Airport tips and suggestions in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. If you are planning to sleep in the public area of the terminal overnight, have a back-up plan! We’ve heard from a few travellers at other airports and they were not permitted to stay overnight. We’re not sure if that will apply to this airport, until a reader lets us know the current situation. We will start updating all of our guides in October 2021. To help us with this massive update, you can add or update information or write a review and submit photos and airport tips.
For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Plovdiv Airport Guide.
In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security. For more information on Europe’s Schengen Area, click here.
If sleeping in Plovdiv Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:
- Hotel Sani– (11 minutes from the airport) No airport transfers are available. » Check Rates
- Noris Hotel – (18 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available. upon request. Rate is approx. 120 BGN each way. » Check Rates
To see more options there is a list of hotels near Plovdiv Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.
Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships
Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can pay to enter:
- Business Lounge – Location: unknown. Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance via email. Rates: €35,00 per 30 minutes per person.
Free WiFi is available at Plovdiv Airport.
More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport
ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Locations: unknown.
Baby Care Facilities – If you are travelling with an infant, there are baby changing facilities are available.
Chapel – An Orthodox Chapel is available. Location: unknown.
Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available. It is not known if other shops are available.
Food & Drink – There is one cafe/bar at the airport. Location: unknown.
Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.
Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.
Showers – Not available.
While it appears that this airport closes at night, as of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. If you know the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide.
Plovdiv airport is served by the following airlines: Arkia • Ryanair • SunExpress • S7 Airlines.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport
These car rental agencies offer service onsite: Choice Rent-a-Car • Firefly • Hertz • Thrifty.
Metered taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area.
Last updated: 2019-07-17
This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning. All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or write a review.