There are 6 ways to get from Brno to Sofia by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Brno  •  7 h 59 min

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

$193 - $836

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Bus Arda Tur  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brno to Sofia

$35 - $130

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Train to Vienna, fly  •  6 h 11 min

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

$79 - $240

Train to Bratislava, fly  •  6 h 19 min

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

$44 - $223

Bus Afrodita Trans  •  18 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Vienna to Sofia

$81 - $82

Drive  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Brno to Sofia 679.1 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Brno to Sofia is to bus which costs 850 Kč - 2 700 Kč and takes 17 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brno to Sofia is to train and fly which costs 1 700 Kč - 5 500 Kč and takes 6 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brno and arriving at Sofia. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 30 min.

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The distance between Brno and Sofia is 889 km. The road distance is 1086.6 km.

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The best way to get from Brno to Sofia without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 30 min and costs 850 Kč - 2 700 Kč.

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It takes approximately 7 h 59 min to get from Brno to Sofia, including transfers.

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Brno to Sofia bus services, operated by Arda Tur, depart from Brno station.

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The best way to get from Brno to Sofia is to fly which takes 7 h 59 min and costs 4 100 Kč - 19 000 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 850 Kč - 2 700 Kč and takes 17 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Brno Airport to Sofia Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Brno to Sofia bus services, operated by Arda Tur, arrive at Sofia station.

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Map of how to get from Brno to Sofia.
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  • Distance: 555.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 59 min

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

BMI Regional and Lufthansa fly from Brno to Sofia 4 times a day. Alternatively, Arda Tur operates a bus from Brno to Sofia once daily. Tickets cost $55 and the journey takes 17 h 30 min. Six other operators also service this route.

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, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
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
$12 - $19
Website
cd.cz
Train from Brno hl.n. to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus operators
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Brno to Sofia
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
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 - $180
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
$80 - $130
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Union Ivkoni
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Brno to Sofia
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.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
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Afrodita Trans
Phone
032 / 29 55 08
Website
afrodita-trans.com
Bus from Vienna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$73
Schedules at
afrodita-trans.com

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Sofia is 1 h ahead of Brno. It is currently 12:35 PM in Brno and 1:35 PM in Sofia.

Yes, the driving distance between Brno to Sofia is 1087 km. It takes approximately 10 h 54 min to drive from Brno to Sofia.

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BMI Regional and Lufthansa offer flights from Brno Airport to Sofia Airport.

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There are 1152+ hotels available in Sofia. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brno to Brno Airport is to shuttle which takes 20 min and costs .

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