There are 13 ways to get from Bulgaria to London by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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

Fly Varna to London Luton, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to London Luton (LTN) VAR - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$53 - $316

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Fly Sofia to London Luton, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to London Luton (LTN) SOF - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$47 - $225

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Fly Sofia to London Heathrow  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to London Heathrow (LHR) SOF - LHR

$93 - $222

Fly Sofia to London Stansted  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to London Stansted (STN) SOF - STN

$54 - $217

Fly Burgas to London Luton, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to London Luton (LTN) BOJ - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$76 - $725

Fly Sofia to London Gatwick  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to London Gatwick (LGW) SOF - LGW

$67 - $327

Bus, train via Kelenföld  •  30 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
  2. Take the train from Kelenföld to München Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Paris Est Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$398 - $678

Bus KARAT-S, train  •  31 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Stuttgart
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$329 - $544

Bus Georg  •  38 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to London

$290 - $370

Bus Radina VIP  •  45 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to London - Victoria Station

$111 - $151

Bus and ferry  •  45 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to London

$86 - $171

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  26 h 14 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 Paris Est Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  5. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  6. Drive from Folkestone to London

$585 - $715

Drive, car ferry  •  25 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

$345 - $499

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to London is to fly and train which costs $45 - $230 and takes 7 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to London is to fly and train which costs $50 - $320 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The distance between Bulgaria and London is 2163 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Bulgaria to London, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at London. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 38 h.

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There are 8475+ hotels available in London. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bulgaria to London.
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  • Distance: 1351.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between Bulgaria and London, England?

British Airways, Bulgaria Air and 11 other airlines fly from Sofia to London hourly. Alternatively, Georg operates a bus from Sofia to London once a week. Tickets cost $290 - $370 and the journey takes 38 h.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Varna to London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Flights from Burgas to London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $1,100
Flights from Burgas to London Luton via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $1,100
Flights from Burgas to London Luton via Katowice
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $1,100
Flights from Sofia to London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Sofia to London Luton via Budapest
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Sofia to London Stansted via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Sofia to London Stansted via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Sofia to London Stansted via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Sofia to London Stansted via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Sofia to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to London Heathrow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to London Heathrow via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Sofia to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sofia to London Heathrow via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sofia to London Heathrow via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to London Heathrow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sofia to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from München Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$167
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Sofia to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$142
Schedules at
karat-s.com
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 - $370
Schedules at
georg-bg.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 London
Ave. Duration
44 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Balkan Horn
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to London Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
40 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$163
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
Ferry operators

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