There are 9 ways to get from Belgium 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.

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Fly Brussels to Sofia  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Sofia (SOF) BRU - SOF

$47 - $212

Cheapest option

Fly Charleroi to Sofia  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Sofia (SOF) CRL - SOF

$21 - $154

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Fly Brussels to Varna  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Varna (VAR) BRU - VAR

$127 - $454

Fly Brussels to Burgas  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Burgas (BOJ) BRU - BOJ

$266 - $973

Train, bus via Wien Hbf  •  28 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...
  4. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Sofia

$293 - $463

Bus  •  29 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels to Sofia

$90 - $150

Train, bus Radina VIP  •  38 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Central to Genk Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genk to Sofia

$113 - $158

Drive, train  •  21 h

  1. Drive from Brussels to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  2. Take the train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Sofia

$312 - $455

Drive  •  19 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Sofia 1293.7 miles

$270 - $390

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belgium to Bulgaria is to fly which costs 18€ - 140€ and takes 5 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belgium to Bulgaria is to fly which costs 110€ - 400€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The distance between Belgium and Bulgaria is 1815 km. The road distance is 2069.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Belgium to Bulgaria, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels and arriving at Sofia. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 29 h 50 min.

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Bulgaria Air, Adria Airways, Austrian Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Sofia Airport.

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Map of how to get from Belgium to Bulgaria.
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  • Distance: 1134.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 45 min

What companies run services between Belgium and Bulgaria?

Bulgaria Air, Adria Airways and nine other airlines fly from Schaerbeek to Sofia hourly. Alternatively, BG Razpisanie operates a bus from Brussels to Sofia 5 times a week. Tickets cost $90 - $150 and the journey takes 29 h 50 min. Georg also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Brussels to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Flights from Brussels to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Burgas via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Brussels to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Brussels to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Charleroi to Sofia via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$160 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Brussels to Burgas via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Brussels to Burgas via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Genk
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $27
Bus operators
FlixBus
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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
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Brussels to Sofia
Ave. Duration
29 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Brussels to Sofia
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$250 - $320
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from Genk to Sofia
Ave. Duration
35 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
radinavip.com

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