There are 9 ways to get from Bulgaria to Sicily by subway, plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car 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.

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Line 1 subway, fly to Catania  •  5 h 44 min

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

$39 - $226

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Fly to Palermo  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Palermo (PMO) SOF - PMO

$86 - $234

Fly to Trapani  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Trapani (TPS) SOF - TPS

$177 - $587

Fly to Comiso  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Comiso (CIY) SOF - CIY

$132 - $652

Bus, train via Venezia Mestre Station  •  35 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Venezia Mestre Station
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$252 - $365

Bus, bus and ferry  •  35 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Tirana
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Tirana to Brindisi
  3. Take the bus from Brindisi Station to Taranto 9 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Cosenza
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Cosenza to Palermo

$168 - $267

Bus  •  39 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Bologna Florentia Bus
  2. Take the bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS Baltour

$127 - $173

Bus Georg, train  •  43 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Napoli
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale Ic / ...

$313 - $413

Drive, car ferry  •  21 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Durrës
  2. Take the car ferry from Durrës to Brindisi
  3. Drive from Brindisi to Villa San Giovanni
  4. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  5. Drive from Messina Marittima to Palermo

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Sicily is to line 1 subway and fly which costs $35 - $230 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Sicily is to line 1 subway and fly which costs $35 - $230 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The distance between Bulgaria and Sicily is 1112 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Bulgaria to Sicily, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bulgaria to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Sofia Serdika and arriving at Piazza Boiardo via Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Bulgaria and Sicily, Italy?

Alitalia, Austrian Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Sofia to Palermo every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sofia to Palermo via Bologna, Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs, PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS, and Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna in around 39 h 9 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sofia to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Sofia to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from Sofia to Palermo via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Nice, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Milan Malpensa, Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Frankfurt, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,100
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Munich, Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Palermo via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Sofia to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Prague
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Vienna, Prague
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Comiso via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Comiso via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Sofia to Comiso via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Sofia to Comiso via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Sofia to Comiso via Athens, Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Sofia to Comiso via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Sofia to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Palermo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Sofia to Comiso via Vienna, Malta
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
16 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Tirana
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Schedules at
matpu.com
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Tirana to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Società Trasporti Pubblici Brindisi SpA
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Brindisi to Taranto via Porto Mercantile
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
saj.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Palermo
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Bologna
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
atvo.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Napoli
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$240 - $320
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ferry operators
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Durrës to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45

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