There are 6 ways to get from Bulgaria to Austria by subway, 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

Line 1 subway to Sofia, fly to Vienna  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Sofia Serdika to Sofia Mladost 1
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Vienna (VIE) SOF - VIE

$69 - $224

Cheapest option

Bus KARAT-S  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Wien Erdberg

$3

4 alternative options

Fly Varna to Vienna  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Vienna (VIE) VAR - VIE

$120 - $366

Fly Burgas to Bratislava, bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Bratislava (BTS) BOJ - BTS
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Airport to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg

$74 - $395

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Vienna

$36 - $56

Drive  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Vienna 627.2 miles

$110 - $170

What companies run services between Bulgaria and Austria?

Wizz Air, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Varna to Vienna once daily. Alternatively, KARAT-S operates a bus from Sofia to Vienna once daily, and the journey takes 14 h 15 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Varna to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Varna to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sofia to Vienna via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Sofia to Vienna via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Varna to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Varna to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Burgas to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Burgas to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Train operators
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Airport to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Wien Erdberg
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
karat-s.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Vienna
Ave. Duration
13 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bulgaria and Austria is 1092 km. The road distance is 1004 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Austria is to bus which costs $3 and takes 14 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Austria is to fly which takes 2 h 22 min and costs $120 - $370.

It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Bulgaria to Austria, including transfers.