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There are 4 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Hotel Marinela Sofia by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  2h 37m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Sofia (SOF) BER - SOF

$42 - $210

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  21h 45m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Leipzig Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leipzig to Sofia

$71 - $222

Bus  •  29h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Sofia Central Bus Station Berlin - Varna

$97 - $119

Drive  •  15h 9m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Hotel Marinela Sofia 1612.1 km

$210 - $310

Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Sofia (SOF) flights

The flight time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) and Sofia (SOF) is around 4h 6m and covers a distance of around 1305 km. The fastest flight normally takes 2h 10m. Services are operated by Ryanair, Bulgaria Air, Austrian Airlines and others. Typically 57 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
4h 6m
Fastest flight journey time:
2h 10m
Flight distance:
1305 km
Flights per week:
57
Cheapest price:
$33
Carbon emissions:
264 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:30
Last flight departs at:
20:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Sofia (SOF) flight schedules

Germany → Bulgaria
Partially open

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International entry into Bulgaria from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: All visitors with the below exceptions

Restricted for: Argentina, Bangladesh, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Fiji, Guatemala, India, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Oman, Paraguay, Peru, Seychelles, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Turkmenistan, United Kingdom and Uruguay

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Conditions of entry into Bulgaria from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This applies to arrivals from Germany
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Lithuania, Malta, Monaco, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Argentina, Bangladesh, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Fiji, India, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Oman, Paraguay, Peru, Seychelles, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Turkmenistan, United Kingdom and Uruguay
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This doesn't apply to citizens of: Argentina, Bangladesh, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Fiji, India, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Oman, Paraguay, Peru, Seychelles, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Turkmenistan, United Kingdom and Uruguay
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Lithuania, Malta, Monaco, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Bulgaria

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Bulgaria from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hotel Marinela Sofia is 02 807 87 57.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Hotel Marinela Sofia is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Hotel Marinela Sofia is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 02 807 87 57.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Bulgaria.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 25 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Hotel Marinela Sofia is to fly which costs €30 - €180 and takes 2h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Hotel Marinela Sofia is to fly which costs €30 - €180 and takes 2h 37m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Hotel Marinela Sofia is 1303 km. The road distance is 1612.1 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Hotel Marinela Sofia without a car is to train and bus which takes 21h 45m and costs €55 - €190.

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It takes approximately 2h 37m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Hotel Marinela Sofia, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Hotel Marinela Sofia is to fly which takes 2h 37m and costs €30 - €180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €80 - €100 and takes 29h 12m.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Sofia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Hotel Marinela Sofia is 1612 km. It takes approximately 15h 9m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Hotel Marinela Sofia.

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Ryanair, Bulgaria Air, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Sofia Airport.

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There are 177+ hotels available in Hotel Marinela Sofia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Hotel Marinela Sofia.
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  • Distance: 1303.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 37m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Hotel Marinela Sofia, Bulgaria?

Ryanair, Bulgaria Air and three other airlines fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Hotel Marinela Sofia every 4 hours. Alternatively, Arda Tur operates a bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Sofia Central Bus Station 6 times a week. Tickets cost $90 - $110 and the journey takes 27h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $1,100
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Berlin Suedkreuz to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
Flixtrain
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Leipzig to Sofia
Ave. Duration
18h 28m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com

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