There are 10 ways to get from Bulgaria to Strasbourg by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Varna to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Frankfurt (FRA) VAR - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  4. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg

$158 - $337

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Bus BG Razpisanie  •  29 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Strasbourg 108 / ...

$74 - $269

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Fly Sofia to Zurich, train  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Zurich (ZRH) SOF - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg

$126 - $327

Fly Sofia to Frankfurt, train  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Frankfurt (FRA) SOF - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  4. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg

$122 - $476

Fly Sofia to Karlsruhe/Baden Baden  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Karlsruhe/Baden Baden (FKB) SOF - FKB

$79 - $364

Bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly to Stuttgart, train  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
  2. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Stuttgart (STR) OTP - STR
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg

Bus, train via Györ  •  24 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Györ
  2. Take the train from Györ to Salzburg Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...

$189 - $282

Bus Union Ivkoni, train  •  27 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...

$82 - $121

Bus KARAT-S  •  27 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Strasbourg

$141

Drive  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Strasbourg 1067.5 miles

$220 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Strasbourg is to bus and train which costs $80 - $130 and takes 27 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Strasbourg is to fly and train which costs $150 - $340 and takes 6 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia Serdika and arriving at Strasbourg. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 27 h 30 min.

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The distance between Bulgaria and Strasbourg is 1527 km. The road distance is 1708.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Strasbourg without a car is to bus and train which takes 24 h 22 min and costs $180 - $290.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Bulgaria to Strasbourg, including transfers.

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Bulgaria to Strasbourg bus services, operated by KARAT-S, depart from Sofia Serdika station.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Strasbourg is to fly which takes 7 h 17 min and costs $75 - $370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $141 and takes 27 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Varna Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 40 min.

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Bulgaria to Strasbourg bus services, operated by KARAT-S, arrive at Strasbourg station.

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Map of how to get from Bulgaria to Strasbourg.
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  • Distance: 954.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Bulgaria and Strasbourg, France?

Ryanair flies from Sofia to Strasbourg twice a week. Alternatively, KARAT-S operates a bus from Sofia to Strasbourg twice a week. Tickets cost $141 and the journey takes 27 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Varna to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Sofia to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Sofia to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Sofia to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Varna to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stuttgart via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Zurich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Sofia to Frankfurt via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stuttgart via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Varna to Frankfurt via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Sofia to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Frankfurt via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Sofia to Zurich via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stuttgart via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Zurich via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Sofia to Frankfurt via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stuttgart via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Sofia to Zurich via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Sofia to Frankfurt via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Sofia to Frankfurt via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sofia to Frankfurt via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stuttgart via Sibiu
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Varna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Varna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Karlsruhe/Baden Baden
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
Standard
$22 - $30
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Györ to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Györ
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
27 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$141
Schedules at
karat-s.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
24 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
26 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
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 Karlsruhe to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus

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More Questions & Answers

Strasbourg is 1 h behind Bulgaria. It is currently 8:14 AM in Bulgaria and 7:14 AM in Strasbourg.

Yes, the driving distance between Bulgaria to Strasbourg is 1708 km. It takes approximately 16 h 50 min to drive from Bulgaria to Strasbourg.

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Condor Flugdienst, SunExpress Deutschland, Bulgaria Air and two other airlines offer flights from Varna Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 795+ hotels available in Strasbourg. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Varna Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $2 - $4.

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