Duration 2 days 3h
Distance 1654.7 km
Average price $178
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Warsaw and Sofia takes 2 days 3h. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Warsaw 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.


  1. Warszawa Centralna
    Eic / ...
  2. Wien Hbf
  3. Rakovica
  4. Sofia
32h 12m
$138 - $206

Warsaw to Sofia train times

Trains run five times a week between Warsaw and Sofia. The service departs Warsaw at 14:45 in the afternoon, which arrives into Sofia at 19:30. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 3h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Warsaw 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.

No, there is no direct train from Warsaw to Sofia. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Sofia via Wien Hbf, Beograd centar and Rakovica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 12m.

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The distance between Warsaw and Sofia is 1074 km. The road distance is 1654.7 km.

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Warsaw to Sofia train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Warszawa Centralna station.

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Warsaw to Sofia train services, operated by Serbian Railways (ŽS), arrive at Sofia station.

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Sofia is 1h ahead of Warsaw. It is currently 9:44 AM in Warsaw and 10:44 AM in Sofia.

There are 1218+ hotels available in Sofia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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