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There are 8 ways to get from Izmail to Sofia by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via Bucuresti - Augustina  •  17h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Tulcea to Bucuresti - Augustina
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Sofia

$65 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus Maximov Tours  •  19h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Krinichnoe to Sofia Serdika Odessa-Varna-Sofia

$36 - $58

6 alternative options

Train  •  21h 11m

  1. Take the train from Tulcea Oras to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Sofia

$58 - $82

Train via Medgidia  •  21h 24m

  1. Take the train from Tulcea Oras to Medgidia R / ...
  2. Take the train from Medgidia to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir / ...
  3. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Sofia

$58 - $82

Drive  •  9h 15m

  1. Drive from Izmail to Sofia 447.8 miles

$70 - $110

Train, bus to Varna, fly  •  14h 54m

  1. Take the train from Tulcea Oras to Medgidia
  2. Take the bus from Mangalia to Varna
  3. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Sofia (SOF) VAR - SOF

$109 - $238

Bus, bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly  •  14h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Tulcea to Brăila
  2. Take the bus from Brăila to Otopeni Airport
  3. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Sofia (SOF) OTP - SOF

$101 - $308

Train to Constanta, fly  •  14h 35m

  1. Take the train from Tulcea Oras to Nicolae Balcescu
  2. Fly from Constanta (CND) to Sofia (SOF) CND - SOF

$121 - $359

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The cheapest way to get from Izmail to Sofia is to bus which costs 1 000 ₴ - 1 700 ₴ and takes 19h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Izmail to Sofia is to drive which costs 2 000 ₴ - 2 900 ₴ and takes 9h 15m.

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The distance between Izmail and Sofia is 530 km. The road distance is 716.5 km.

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The best way to get from Izmail to Sofia without a car is to bus which takes 19h 27m and costs 1 000 ₴ - 1 700 ₴.

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It takes approximately 17h 33m to get from Izmail to Sofia, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Izmail to Sofia is to bus which takes 17h 33m and costs 1 800 ₴ - 2 700 ₴. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1 600 ₴ - 2 300 ₴ and takes 21h 11m.

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The quickest flight from Varna Airport to Sofia Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Izmail to Sofia is 716 km. It takes approximately 9h 15m to drive from Izmail to Sofia.

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Bulgaria Air offers flights from Varna Airport to Sofia Airport.

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There are 1261+ hotels available in Sofia. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Izmail to Sofia.
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  • Distance: 331.5 miles
  • Duration: 17h 33m

What companies run services between Izmail, Ukraine and Sofia, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Izmail to Sofia via Tulcea, Bucuresti - Augustina, and Bucharest in around 17h 33m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Izmail to Sofia via Tulcea Oras and Bucuresti Nord Gara A in around 21h 11m.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Constanta to Sofia via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Tulcea Oras to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Tulcea Oras to Medgidia
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Medgidia to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Tulcea Oras to Nicolae Balcescu
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Augustina
Phone
0743-334.840
Website
augustina.autogari.ro
Bus from Tulcea to Bucuresti - Augustina
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
augustina.autogari.ro
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Bucharest to Sofia
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Maximov Tours
Phone
+380930004636
Email
maxtours1991@gmail.com
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Krinichnoe to Sofia Serdika
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Mercado Sud
Phone
(0721) 643.210
Email
office@mercado-sud.ro
Website
mercado-sud.ro
Bus from Mangalia to Varna
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
mercado-sud.ro
Autogara Pax
Website
autogarapax.ro
Bus from Tulcea to Brăila
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
autogarapax.ro
GSM Trans
Phone
021-314-0444
Email
office@gsmtrans.ro
Website
gsmtrans.ro
Bus from Brăila to Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
gsmtrans.ro

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