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Plovdiv Airport is located 10 km southeast of Plovdiv on the main motorway to Assenovgrad. It can be easily accessed by road for 15-20 minutes, either via rental car or taxi. Plovdiv airport is a main car hire gateway to many tourist destinations in southern Bulgaria. It is mainly specialized in servicing charter flights for the famous Bulgarian mountain ski resorts of Pamporovo and Borovets which are respectively 66 and 90 km away. To Pamporovo, it is 1 hour and 30 minutes drive southbound along route 86 through Asenovgrad, continuing to Chepelare, where after a right turn off route 86, the road will take you to Pamporovo. To reach Borovets by rental car (2 hours and 10 minutes drive), pick route 8/E80 after Plovdiv to Kostenets, turn left onto the E82 through Dolna Banya and continue to Borovets. Plovdiv airport is located 153 km from Bansko which is 3 hours and 15 minutes drive northbound on route 86 towards Plovdiv and continuing along route 8/E80 westbound to Belovo, where a southwest turn on route 84 through Yakoruda will lead you to Bansko. The proximity of Plovdiv airport to the capital of Bulgaria - Sofia (130 km or a 1,5 hour drive), makes it a vital alternative to Sofia airport in bad weather conditions. Currently, the main traffic is charter traffic to and from the United Kingdom, Ireland and Russia with about 30 airlines serving Plovdiv airport. Save time and money by instantly booking a car online at Plovdiv Airport using the full car rental services of Motoroads at some of the most competitive car hire rates and preferential rental conditions for all types of car hire.