There are 12 ways to get from Amsterdam to Sofia Airport (SOF) by plane, train, bus, car or car train

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

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Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 58m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Sofia (SOF) AMS - SOF

$67 - $165

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Train, train to Dortmund, fly  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede
  3. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Sofia (SOF) DTM - SOF

$46 - $297

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Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  6h 27m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Sofia (SOF) EIN - SOF

$50 - $215

Train to Brussels, fly  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Sofia (SOF) BRU - SOF

$108 - $281

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Koeln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Sofia (SOF) CGN - SOF

$59 - $295

Train to Charleroi, fly  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Sofia (SOF) CRL - SOF

$58 - $253

Train, bus via Győr  •  29h 9m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Gyoer Rjx
  3. Take the bus from Györ to Sofia Serdika 594

$229 - $408

Train, bus  •  31h 10m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Sofia

$97 - $221

Bus  •  34h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Sofia

$92 - $150

Bus via Utrecht  •  39h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Sofia

$255 - $340

Drive, car train  •  25h 54m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Villach Hauptbahnhof
  3. Drive from Villach Hauptbahnhof to Sofia Airport (SOF)

$219 - $369

Drive  •  20h 10m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Sofia Airport (SOF) 1330.3 miles

$320 - $470

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Sofia Airport (SOF) is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 190€ and takes 6h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Sofia Airport (SOF) is to fly which costs 55€ - 150€ and takes 4h 58m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Sofia Airport (SOF) is 1750 km. The road distance is 2128.5 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Sofia Airport (SOF) without a car is to train and bus via Győr which takes 29h 9m and costs 190€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 4h 58m to get from Amsterdam to Sofia Airport (SOF), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Sofia Airport (SOF) is to fly which takes 4h 58m and costs 55€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 80€ - 130€ and takes 34h 2m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Sofia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Sofia Airport (SOF) is 1h ahead of Amsterdam. It is currently 8:59 PM in Amsterdam and 9:59 PM in Sofia Airport (SOF).

Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Sofia Airport (SOF) is 2129 km. It takes approximately 20h 10m to drive from Amsterdam to Sofia Airport (SOF).

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Transavia Holland, CSA, Bulgaria Air and six other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Sofia Airport.

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  • Distance: 1093.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 58m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Sofia Airport (SOF), Bulgaria?

Bulgaria Air, Transavia Holland and nine other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Sofia Airport (SOF) hourly. Alternatively, Union Ivkoni operates a bus from Amsterdam to Sofia Airport (SOF) 3 times a week. Tickets cost $90 - $150 and the journey takes 33h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Dortmund to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Sofia via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $380
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $190
Flights from Charleroi to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Charleroi to Sofia via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Charleroi to Sofia via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Eindhoven to Sofia via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Charleroi to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Flights from Dortmund to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $290
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Brussels to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $370
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Sofia via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
1st Class
$28 - $40
2nd Class
$17 - $24
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
1st Class
$45 - $65
2nd Class
$28 - $40
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
1st Class
$40 - $60
2nd Class
$24 - $35
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
1st Class
$40 - $60
2nd Class
$25 - $35
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
1st Class
$65 - $100
2nd Class
$40 - $60
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $120
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Koln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
Eurostar
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
eurobahn.de
Railjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Gyoer
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
Railjet
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Villach Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
13h 16m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$114
Vehicle
$126
Bus operators
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Györ to Sofia Serdika
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Düsseldorf to Sofia
Ave. Duration
27h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
33h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Utrecht to Sofia
Ave. Duration
36h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $310
Schedules at
georg-bg.com

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 18m and costs 6€ - 13€.

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