Trains in Bulgaria
It is a convenient and affordable Traintransport in Bulgaria. It is owned by BDZ (Bulgarian Railways). The official website of the organization: ww.bdz.bg. Bulgaria Trains in popularity inferior cars and buses. Not all areas of the country there are railway stations. Very often, passenger trains are late. This trip cost is inexpensive. By country runs two kinds of w / d of transport for passengers and express passenger trains.
Terms of travel
The Bulgarian trains have seats and berths of different classes. The basic cost of a place determines the price of the ticket. In Plovdiv and Sofia operates commuter. There used trains.
Each day passenger trains run on the most popular routes:
- Sofia - Plovdiv - Dimitrovgrad - Svilengrad;
- Sofia - Mezdra - Mihaylovgrad - Vidin;
- Sofia - Karlovo - Sliven - Burgas.
Trips are often occupied by raillonger than road transport on similar lines. Tickets for the train in Bulgaria are beginning to sell a month before departure. In the midst of the holiday season to get tickets difficult. Therefore, we recommend the book long before the expected date of departure. The most popular line located between the capital of Bulgaria and the Black Sea coast.
The specificity of rail transport
The Bulgarian trains obsolete, as the mobilecomposition practically not been updated in recent years. The cars often have unsanitary conditions. This train in Bulgaria, many passengers choose as the best form of transport. For travelers and chairs are available Compartment cars.
The country's Central Station is located in Sofia. Many international trains depart from here. Sofia is directly linked to Budapest, Athens, Vienna, Bucharest, Belgrade. Passengers can buy tickets at the box office or online. Sleeper tickets are sold in a separate ticket office.
Many people get discounts on travel inrailway transport. Preschool children travel free. There are group discounts up to 15% when driving in the same direction. Discounts are available for students and holders of tickets. Train schedule in Bulgaria is presented in http://www.bdz.bg site. There you can learn how to attend local and international trains, as well as to buy a ticket. In Bulgaria, the travel InterRail Bulgaria Rail Pass, which is available to foreign tourists. It is valid for 3-8 days and ensures a discount.