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

Recommended option

Line 1 subway, fly to Catania  •  5 h 15 min

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

$38 - $227

8 alternative options

Fly to Palermo  •  8 h 19 min

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

$85 - $230

Fly to Trapani  •  11 h 43 min

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

$182 - $592

Fly to Comiso  •  11 h 39 min

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

$132 - $652

Bus, bus and ferry  •  34 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Kičevo
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Kičevo to Bari
  3. Take the bus from Bari Station to Cosenza
  4. Take the bus from Cosenza to Palermo

$103 - $189

Bus, train via Venezia Mestre Station  •  35 h 23 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 / ...

$267 - $385

Bus  •  38 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Bologna
  2. Take the bus from Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre to Messina - Piazza della Repubblica
  3. Take the bus from Messina - Piazza della Repubblica to Palermo - Via Oreto

$280 - $402

Bus Georg, train  •  43 h 25 min

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

$333 - $428

Drive, car ferry  •  24 h 46 min

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

$192 - $404

What companies run services between Bulgaria and Sicily, Italy?

Alitalia, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from Sofia to Palermo every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sofia to Palermo via Bologna, Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre, Messina - Piazza della Repubblica, Palermo - Via Oreto, and Regione Siciliana - Paratore in around 38 h 39 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
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Nice, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Milan Malpensa, Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Munich, Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,800
Flights from Sofia to Trapani via Frankfurt, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,100
Flights from Sofia to Comiso via Rome, Malta
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Palermo via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Sofia to Palermo via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
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 15 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
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Palermo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sofia to Palermo via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity
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
$85 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Kičevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Schedules at
matpu.com
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus and ferry from Kičevo to Bari
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Bari Station to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
saj.it
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Palermo
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
16 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Schedules at
yubim.eu
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
$60 - $85
Schedules at
atvo.it
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre to Messina - Piazza della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Messina - Piazza della Repubblica to Palermo - Via Oreto
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
saisautolinee.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
$260 - $330
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ferry operators
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Durrës to Bari
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Schedules at
adriaferries.com
Deck
$75 - $90
Car
$120 - $130
Inside cabin 2 beds
$110 - $125
Inner cabin 2 beds
$120 - $135
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $35
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$4
Car
$30 - $31

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bulgaria to Sicily?

The distance between Bulgaria and Sicily is 1112 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Sicily?

The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Sicily is to line 1 subway and fly which costs $35 - $230 and takes 5 h 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bulgaria to Sicily?

The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Sicily is to line 1 subway and fly which takes 5 h 15 min and costs $35 - $230.

Is there a direct bus between Bulgaria and Sicily?

No, there is no direct bus from Bulgaria to Sicily. However, there are services departing from Sofia Serdika and arriving at Regione Siciliana - De Saliba via Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre, Messina - Piazza della Repubblica and Regione Siciliana - Paratore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 39 min.

How long does it take to get from Bulgaria to Sicily?

It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Bulgaria to Sicily, including transfers.