There are 7 ways to get from Braşov to Bulgaria by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Brasov to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Sofia

$29 - $45

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Train, night train  •  13 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Gara Brașov to Videle
  2. Take the night train from Videle to Ruse
  3. Take the train from Ruse to Sofia 461

$13 - $16

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Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Braşov to Ploieşti
  2. Take the bus from Ploiesti to Bucuresti
  3. Take the bus from Bucharest to Sofia

$34 - $56

Bus ETAP Group  •  14 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Braşov to Bucharest Gară Filaret
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest - Gară Filaret to Sofia - Central Bus Station

$31 - $52

Drive  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Braşov to Sofia 361.2 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Sofia  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Sofia (SOF) OTP - SOF

$68 - $266

Train to Sibiu, fly, bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Brasov to Sibiu
  2. Fly from Sibiu (SBZ) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) SBZ - OTP
  3. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse

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The cheapest way to get from Braşov to Bulgaria is to train and night train which costs $13 - $16 and takes 13 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Braşov to Bulgaria is to fly which costs $65 - $270 and takes 6 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Braşov to Bulgaria. However, there are services departing from Braşov and arriving at Sofia via Ploiesti and Bucharest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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The distance between Braşov and Bulgaria is 338 km. The road distance is 577.9 km.

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The best way to get from Braşov to Bulgaria without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 31 min and costs $29 - $50.

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It takes approximately 10 h 31 min to get from Braşov to Bulgaria, including transfers.

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Braşov to Bulgaria bus services, operated by Autogara Pax, depart from Braşov station.

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The best way to get from Braşov to Bulgaria is to bus which takes 11 h 10 min and costs $30 - $60. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $65 - $270 and takes 6 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Sofia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Braşov to Bulgaria bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, arrive at Sofia station.

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Map of how to get from Braşov to Bulgaria.
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  • Distance: 211.4 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 31 min

What companies run services between Braşov, Romania and Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Braşov to Sofia via Ploieşti, Ploiesti, Bucuresti, and Bucharest in around 11 h 10 min. Alternatively, Tarom flies from Braşov to Sofia twice daily.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Flights from Sibiu to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Brasov to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Brasov to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
S.C. Softrans S.R.L.
Phone
0351/40.91.53
Email
office@softrans.ro
Website
softrans.ro
Train from Gara Brașov to Videle
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
softrans.autogari.ro
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Videle to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Bucharest to Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Autogara Pax
Website
autogarapax.ro
Bus from Braşov to Ploieşti
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
autogarapax.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Braşov to Ploiesti Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
fany.ro
Alexa Trans
Phone
0263 215 521
Email
alexa.trans@yahoo.com
Website
alexatrans.ro
Bus from Braşov to Ploieşti
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
alexatrans.ro
Bus from Braşov to Bucharest Gară Filaret
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
alexatrans.ro
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Braşov to Ploiești
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Sir Trans
Phone
+4-021-316.42.21
Website
sirtrans.ro
Bus from Ploiesti to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
sirtrans.ro
GSM Trans
Phone
021-314-0444
Email
office@gsmtrans.ro
Website
gsmtrans.ro
Bus from Ploiești to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
gsmtrans.ro
Comanto Trans
Phone
+4-021-312.03.45
Website
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Ploiesti to Bucureşti
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
comantotrans.autogari.ro
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Bucharest - Gară Filaret to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Braşov to Bulgaria is 578 km. It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to drive from Braşov to Bulgaria.

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Tarom offers flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Sofia Airport.

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There are 120+ hotels available in Bulgaria. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Braşov to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to bus which takes 2 h 27 min and costs $15 - $24.

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