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Plovdiv Airport Guide

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 guidePlovdiv 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.

Sleeping in Plovdiv Airport

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.

Covid-19 Update

Some airport reviews and tips in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. To help us keep this guide up-to-date, you can add or update information or write a review to submit airport tips and photos.

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.

Airport Hotels

There are no hotels at Plovdiv Airport, so you will need to drive 25+ minutes to the city center.  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Plovdiv, search deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport Lounges

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.

Airport WiFi/Internet

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.

SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Airport Hours

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.

Airlines

Plovdiv airport is served by the following airlines: Arkia • Ryanair • SunExpress • S7 Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

These car rental agencies offer service onsite: Choice Rent-a-Car • Firefly • Hertz • Thrifty.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

Taxis

Metered taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area.

Last updated: 2022-03-22

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.