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Duration 9h 9m
Distance 389.9 km
Average price $45
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Belgrade and Sofia takes 9h 9m and the fastest bus takes 8h 25m. The bus service runs several times per day from Belgrade to Sofia. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus via Niš

  1. Beograd
  2. Niš
  3. Sofia
7h 20m
$21 - $45

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Belgrade to Sofia? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Belgrad Central Bus Station station and arriving at Sofia Serdica Bus Station station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7h 30m.

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The distance between Belgrade and Sofia is 328 km. The road distance is 389.9 km.

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Belgrade to Sofia bus services, operated by Karat-S, depart from Belgrad Central Bus Station.

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Belgrade to Sofia bus services, operated by Karat-S, arrive at Sofia Serdica Bus Station.

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Sofia is 1h ahead of Belgrade. It is currently 2:17 AM in Belgrade and 3:17 AM in Sofia.

There are 588+ hotels available in Sofia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Belgrade and Sofia?

You can take a bus from Belgrade to Sofia via Niš in around 7h 20m.
Bus operators
Nis Ekspres
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Beograd to Niš
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Karat-S
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Belgrad Central Bus Station to Sofia Serdica Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Karat-S

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