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There are 10 ways to get from Bulgaria to Poland by subway, plane, bus, train, night train 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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Line 1 subway to Sofia, fly to Warsaw  •  5 h 49 min

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

$73 - $233

Cheapest option

Fly Sofia to Krakow  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Krakow (KRK) SOF - KRK

$45 - $218

8 alternative options

Fly Sofia to Poznan  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Poznan (POZ) SOF - POZ

$60 - $265

Fly Sofia to Wroclaw  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Wroclaw (WRO) SOF - WRO

$87 - $232

Bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly to Warsaw  •  7 h 40 min

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

Fly Sofia to Berlin Schoenefeld, bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) SOF - SXF
  2. Take the bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to Szczecin Dworzec Główny PKP

Bus, train  •  22 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Kraków
  2. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Warszawa Centralna Eic / ...

$75 - $123

Bus  •  31 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Warszawa

$91 - $141

Train, night train  •  38 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
  2. Take the night train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna Eic

$150 - $228

Drive  •  16 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Warsaw 1031.9 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Poland is to fly which costs $40 - $220 and takes 7 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Poland is to line 1 subway and fly which costs $70 - $240 and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The distance between Bulgaria and Poland is 1161 km. The road distance is 1651 km.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Poland without a car is to bus and train which takes 22 h 42 min and costs $75 - $130.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Bulgaria to Poland, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Poland is to fly which takes 7 h 27 min and costs $40 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $150 and takes 31 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Warsaw Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Poland is 1 h behind Bulgaria. It is currently 1:05 PM in Bulgaria and 12:05 PM in Poland.

Yes, the driving distance between Bulgaria to Poland is 1651 km. It takes approximately 16 h 32 min to drive from Bulgaria to Poland.

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Bulgaria Air, CSA, LOT and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Warsaw Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bulgaria to Poland.
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  • Distance: 725.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

What companies run services between Bulgaria and Poland?

Austrian Airlines, LOT and eight other airlines fly from Sofia to Kraków hourly. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Sofia to Warsaw twice a week. Tickets cost $90 - $140 and the journey takes 30 h 13 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Poznan via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Sofia to Poznan via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Sofia to Poznan via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Sofia to Wroclaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Wroclaw via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Sofia to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Flights from Sofia to Poznan via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Sofia to Wroclaw via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Krakow via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Flights from Sofia to Poznan via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Sofia to Poznan via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Flights from Sofia to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $280
Flights from Sofia to Berlin Schoenefeld via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$27 - $280
Flights from Sofia to Berlin Schoenefeld via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $280
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Sofia to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Poznan via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Sofia to Poznan via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Sofia to Warsaw via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Sofia to Krakow via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sofia to Krakow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Krakow Glowny to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
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2nd Class
$10 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $20
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
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 Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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
Interglobus
Phone
(+48) 91 48 50 422
Email
biuro@followme.pl
Website
interglobus.pl
Bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to Szczecin Dworzec Główny PKP
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
interglobus.pl
Tourbus Bulgaria
Phone
00359 2 980 68 62
Email
touringbus@touring.bg
Website
touring.bg
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Kraków
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
touring.bg

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