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Plovdiv is a city of 380,000 inhabitants, located on the banks of the Maritsa River, and is the administrative centre of the province of Plovdiv in southern Bulgaria. It is the second largest city in Bulgaria, 152 km southeast of the Bulgarian capital Sofia and is well known as an important economic, transport, cultural and educational centre.

There are no available data on modal split in Plovdiv and no information is readily available concerning the city’s urban mobility plans and or challenges in their implementation.The city could also not provide regarding its partnerships with other stakeholders in the implementation of sustainable urban transport measures.