There are 7 ways to get from Brno to Sofia by train, plane, 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

Train to Vienna, fly  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Sofia (SOF) VIE - SOF

$79 - $240

Cheapest option

Bus EAAA  •  18 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Brno to Sofia

$40 - $130

5 alternative options

Fly from Brno  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Brno (BRQ) to Sofia (SOF) BRQ - SOF

$155 - $556

Train to Bratislava, fly  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Bratislava hl.st.
  2. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to Sofia (SOF) BTS - SOF

$43 - $221

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse Rj
  2. Take the bus from Wien to Sofia

$45 - $61

Train  •  27 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Novi Beograd Ec
  3. Take the train from Novi Beograd to Niš
  4. Take the train from Niš to Dimitrovgrad
  5. Take the train from Dimitrovgrad to Sofia 491

$119 - $192

Drive  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Brno to Sofia 679.1 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Brno, Czech Republic and Sofia, Bulgaria?

BMI Regional, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Brno to Sofia 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brno to Sofia via Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse and Wien in around 17 h 30 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brno to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Brno to Sofia via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Vienna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Brno to Sofia via Varna
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Brno to Sofia via Munich, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bratislava to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bratislava to Sofia via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Brno hl.n. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
cd.cz
Train from Brno hl.n. to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
cd.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Train from Brno hlavní nádraží to Wien
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Train from Brno hlavní nádraží to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Novi Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Novi Beograd to Niš
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $12
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Train from Niš to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$3 - $5
1st Class Ticket
$5 - $9
Train from Dimitrovgrad to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$2 - $3
1st Class Ticket
$3 - $5
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Wien to Sofia
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Brno to Sofia
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from Wien Stadion to Sofia
Ave. Duration
15 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
radinavip.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Brno to Sofia
Ave. Duration
18 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Group Ltd.
Phone
+359 2 980 63 36
Email
group@gbg.bg
Website
group-ood.com
Bus from Brno Zvonařka to Sofia Serdika
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
group-ood.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Brno to Sofia
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Racic Eurobus
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Brno Zvonařka to Sofia
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
racicbg.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Brno to Sofia
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Brno to Sofia
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Balkan Horn
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus from Brno to Sofia
Ave. Duration
16 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brno and Sofia is 889 km. The road distance is 1087 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brno to Sofia is to bus which costs 950 Kč - 1 400 Kč and takes 17 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Brno to Sofia is to train and fly which takes 6 h 13 min and costs 1 700 Kč - 5 500 Kč.

No, there is no direct train from Brno to Sofia. However, there are services departing from Brno hl.n. and arriving at Sofia via Wien Hbf, Novi Beograd, Niš and Dimitrovgrad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 49 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brno and arriving at Sofia. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 h 36 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Brno to Sofia, including transfers.