There are 10 ways to get from Bulgaria to Amsterdam 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 Sofia to Amsterdam  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Amsterdam (AMS) SOF - AMS

$69 - $164

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Fly Sofia to Eindhoven, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Eindhoven (EIN) SOF - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal

$53 - $208

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Fly Varna to Dusseldorf, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) VAR - DUS
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

$179 - $405

Bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly to Amsterdam  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
  2. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Amsterdam (AMS) OTP - AMS

Fly Burgas to Amsterdam  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Amsterdam (AMS) BOJ - AMS

$138 - $564

Bus, train via Györ  •  26 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Györ
  2. Take the train from Györ to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Centraal

$238 - $360

Bus BG Razpisanie, train  •  29 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Centraal ICE International

$146 - $401

Bus  •  34 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Amsterdam

$100 - $150

Drive, train  •  22 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ice
  4. Drive from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam

$325 - $482

Drive  •  20 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Amsterdam 1321.9 miles

$320 - $470

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The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Amsterdam is to fly and train which costs $50 - $210 and takes 7 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Amsterdam is to fly which costs $130 - $600 and takes 5 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Amsterdam. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 34 h 55 min.

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The distance between Bulgaria and Amsterdam is 1880 km. The road distance is 2115.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Amsterdam without a car is to bus and train which takes 26 h 38 min and costs $230 - $360.

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It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Bulgaria to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Bulgaria to Amsterdam bus services, operated by BG Razpisanie, depart from Sofia station.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 6 h 4 min and costs $65 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $150 and takes 34 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Bulgaria to Amsterdam bus services, operated by BG Razpisanie, arrive at Amsterdam station.

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Map of how to get from Bulgaria to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 1174.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 4 min

What companies run services between Bulgaria and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Transavia Holland, Bulgaria Air and nine other airlines fly from Sofia to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, BG Razpisanie operates a bus from Sofia to Amsterdam 5 times a week. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 34 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Sofia to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Varna to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Sofia to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Amsterdam via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sofia to Amsterdam via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Amsterdam via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Varna to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Sofia to Eindhoven via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Sofia to Eindhoven via Varna
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Sofia to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Burgas to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Amsterdam via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Dusseldorf via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Sofia to Amsterdam via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sofia to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Amsterdam via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Varna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Györ to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Györ
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
karat-s.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
34 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Schedules at
georg-bg.com

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Amsterdam is 1 h behind Bulgaria. It is currently 7:42 AM in Bulgaria and 6:42 AM in Amsterdam.

Yes, the driving distance between Bulgaria to Amsterdam is 2115 km. It takes approximately 20 h 33 min to drive from Bulgaria to Amsterdam.

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Transavia Holland, Bulgaria Air, Austrian Airlines and seven other airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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There are 2581+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Varna Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $2 - $4.

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