There are 10 ways to get from Bulgaria to Stockholm by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car 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 from Sofia  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Stockholm (ARN) SOF - ARN

$119 - $184

9 alternative options

Bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly  •  8 h 22 min

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

Fly from Burgas  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Stockholm (ARN) BOJ - ARN

$123 - $484

Bus to Istanbul, fly  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
  2. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Stockholm (ARN) IST - ARN

$120 - $187

Bus, train  •  40 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Budapest Népliget
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ec
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
  4. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  5. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$360 - $580

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  41 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Niš to Malmö
  3. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$159 - $259

Bus Arda Tur  •  46 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Berlin
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Stockholm N32

$140 - $190

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Riga
  2. Take the car ferry from Riga to Stockholm M/S Isabelle

$294 - $514

Bus Brianna Tour  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Stockholm

$131 - $186

Drive  •  29 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Stockholm 1901.8 miles

$430 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Stockholm is to fly which costs $110 - $190 and takes 8 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Stockholm is to fly which costs $120 - $490 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bulgaria to Stockholm. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Stockholm via Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 h.

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The distance between Bulgaria and Stockholm is 1928 km. The road distance is 3042.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Stockholm without a car is to bus and train which takes 40 h 17 min and costs $360 - $600.

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It takes approximately 8 h 6 min to get from Bulgaria to Stockholm, including transfers.

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Bulgaria to Stockholm bus services, operated by Arda Tur, depart from Sofia station.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Stockholm is to fly which takes 8 h 6 min and costs $110 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $190 and takes 46 h.

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There is no direct flight from Sofia Airport to Stockholm Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Bulgaria to Stockholm bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stockholm station.

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Stockholm is 1 h behind Bulgaria. It is currently 6:34 AM in Bulgaria and 5:34 AM in Stockholm.

Yes, the driving distance between Bulgaria to Stockholm is 3043 km. It takes approximately 29 h 32 min to drive from Bulgaria to Stockholm.

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  • Distance: 1205.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 6 min

What companies run services between Bulgaria and Stockholm, Sweden?

Air Serbia, LOT and 15 other airlines fly from Sofia to Stockholm hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sofia to Stockholm via Berlin and Berlin, Berlin central bus station in around 46 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Sofia to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Istanbul to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Istanbul to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Stockholm via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $240
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Istanbul to Stockholm via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Stockholm via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Stockholm via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Flights from Istanbul to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Stockholm via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Stockholm via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Istanbul to Stockholm via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Burgas to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Burgas to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Stockholm via Kiev
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to Stockholm via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Sofia to Stockholm via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $460
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Sofia to Stockholm via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,800
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul to Stockholm via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $14
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$14 - $19
2nd Class Refundable
$13 - $19
1st Class Refundable
$18 - $25
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$90 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $180
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Snälltåget
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
Group Ltd.
Phone
+359 2 980 63 36
Email
group@gbg.bg
Website
group-ood.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
group-ood.com
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Budapest
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
karat-s.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia to Berlin
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$81
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Sofia to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Riga to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $320
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$250
Vehicle
$257
Cabin
$315

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