There are 10 ways to get from Bulgaria to Ireland by plane, bus, train, car ferry, bus and ferry 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 Dublin  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Dublin (DUB) SOF - DUB

$46 - $356

9 alternative options

Fly Burgas to Dublin  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Dublin (DUB) BOJ - DUB

$105 - $406

Fly Varna to Dublin  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Dublin (DUB) VAR - DUB

$82 - $307

Fly Sofia to Cork  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Cork (ORK) SOF - ORK

$82 - $329

Fly Sofia to Shannon  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Shannon (SNN) SOF - SNN

$96 - $379

Bus, train, car ferry  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to London
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Nuneaton
  3. Take the train from Nuneaton to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$455 - $608

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to London - Victoria Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$146 - $197

Bus and ferry  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to Manchester
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin 880

$129 - $194

Train, bus and ferry  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Vidin
  2. Take the train from Vidin to Craiova
  3. Take the train from Craiova to Arad D
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Arad to Dublin

$166 - $209

Drive, car ferry  •  34 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$443 - $639

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Ireland is to fly which costs $45 - $360 and takes 7 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Ireland is to fly which takes 6 h 15 min and costs $80 - $310.

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The distance between Bulgaria and Ireland is 2718 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Bulgaria to Ireland, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bulgaria and Ireland?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Sofia to Swords hourly.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flights from Sofia to Dublin via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flights from Sofia to Dublin via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flights from Sofia to Dublin via Memmingen
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flights from Sofia to Dublin via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flights from Sofia to Dublin via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flights from Burgas to Dublin via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Burgas to Dublin via Krakow
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Varna to Dublin via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Varna to Dublin via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Varna to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Varna to Dublin via Nantes
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Varna to Dublin via Nowy Dwor Mazowiecki
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Flights from Varna to Dublin via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Cork via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
12 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Sofia to Cork via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Sofia to Cork via Cologne/Bonn Apt, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Sofia to Shannon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Sofia to Shannon via Cologne/Bonn Apt, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Burgas to Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Varna to Dublin via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Sofia to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Cork via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Sofia to Cork via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Cork via Malaga
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Sofia to Cork via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Sofia to Cork via Alicante
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Sofia to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Sofia to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Sofia to Shannon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Sofia to Shannon via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Sofia to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Varna to Dublin via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Sofia to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Cork via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Sofia to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Dublin via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $470
Flights from Varna to Dublin via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Burgas to Dublin via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Varna to Dublin via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Varna to Dublin via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Sofia to Cork via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Nuneaton to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $160
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Vidin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Vidin to Craiova
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to London
Ave. Duration
38 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$290 - $380
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from Sofia to London - Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
44 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
radinavip.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Ferry operators

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