There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Bulgaria by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly Amsterdam to Sofia  •  5 h 55 min

  1. AMS - SOF

$69 - $177

Cheapest option

Train to Eindhoven, fly to Sofia  •  7 h 30 min

  1. EIN - SOF

$52 - $204

7 alternative options

Fly Amsterdam to Varna  •  6 h 43 min

  1. AMS - VAR

$119 - $329

Fly Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  9 h 18 min

  1. AMS - OTP

$82 - $252

Train, bus via Kelenföld  •  28 h 14 min

  1. Ice
  2. Rj

$330 - $496

Train, bus BG Razpisanie  •  29 h 16 min

  1. Ice

$133 - $385

Bus  •  34 h 55 min

$100 - $150

Drive, train  •  21 h 39 min

  1. Ice
  2. M / ...

$320 - $473

Drive  •  20 h 12 min

  1. 1320.2 miles

$320 - $470

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Bulgaria?

Bulgaria Air, Transavia Holland and eight other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Sofia hourly. Alternatively, BG Razpisanie operates a bus from Amsterdam to Sofia 5 times a week. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 34 h 55 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via Milan Linate, Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via Bremen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Eindhoven to Sofia via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $310
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Sofia
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
34 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Sofia - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Sofia
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Frankfurt to Sofia
Ave. Duration
23 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
rta.government.bg

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Amsterdam and Bulgaria is 1880 km. The road distance is 2112 km.

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Bulgaria is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 7 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Bulgaria is to fly which takes 5 h 55 min and costs 55€ - 160€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Sofia. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 34 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Amsterdam to Bulgaria, including transfers.