There are 7 ways to get from Alexandroupoli to Sofia by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Burgas Bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini
  2. Take the bus from Komotini to Sofia

$20 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Liybimets
  2. Take the train from Lyubimets to Sofia 1492 / ...

$18 - $22

5 alternative options

Bus EAAA  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Sofia

$23 - $35

Train  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι to Ορμενιο Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι - Δίκαια
  2. Take the train from Svilengrad to Sofia 1492 / ...

$20 - $24

Bus EAAA #2  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Sofia

$22 - $35

Drive  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Alexandroupoli to Sofia 277.8 miles

$65 - $100

Fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Alexandroupolis (AXD) to Sofia (SOF) AXD - SOF

$84 - $266

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alexandroupoli to Sofia is to bus and train which costs 15€ - 20€ and takes 9 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alexandroupoli to Sofia is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Alexandroupoli and Sofia is 295 km. The road distance is 444.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Alexandroupoli to Sofia, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Alexandroupoli and arriving at Sofia. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Alexandroupoli to Sofia.
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  • Distance: 184.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

What companies run services between Alexandroupoli, Greece and Sofia, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Alexandroupoli to Sofia via Komotini in around 6 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Alexandroupoli to Sofia via Ορμενιο and Svilengrad in around 8 h 56 min.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Sofia via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Sofia via Larnaca, Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,300
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Sofia via Athens, Beirut
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Sofia via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Sofia via Larnaca, Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,300
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Sofia via Athens, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Sofia via Athens, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Sofia via Athens, Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Sofia via Athens, Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι to Ορμενιο
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$10 - $14
First Class
$13 - $17
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Svilengrad to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Lyubimets to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Komotini to Sofia
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Liybimets
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Sofia
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Union Ivkoni
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com

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