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There are 10 ways to get from Bulgaria to Sweden by plane, bus, bus and ferry, 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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Fly Sofia to Copenhagen  •  6h 30m

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Copenhagen (CPH) SOF - CPH

$64 - $276

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Bus Racic Eurobus  •  45h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdica to Berlin Central Bus Station Plovdiv - Hamburg
  2. Take the bus from Berlin ZOB to Stockholm Cityterminalen N32

$60 - $110

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Bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly to Copenhagen  •  7h 6m

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

Fly Sofia to Gothenburg  •  8h 36m

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Gothenburg (GOT) SOF - GOT

$99 - $221

Bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly to Stockholm  •  7h 44m

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

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  37h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Belgrad Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Belgrade to Malmö
  3. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$154 - $279

Bus and ferry, train  •  37h 56m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to Brno
  2. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ec
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
  4. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029
  5. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

Train, bus  •  2 days 13h

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
  2. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Stockholm

$125 - $158

Bus Comati PSG  •  3 days 12h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest Militari bus station to Stockholm Main Train Station Bucuresti - Stockholm

Drive  •  29h 32m

  1. Drive from Sofia to Stockholm 1901.8 miles

$430 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Sweden is to bus which costs $60 - $110 and takes 45h.

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The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Sweden is to fly which costs $60 - $280 and takes 6h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bulgaria to Sweden. However, there are services departing from Sofia Serdica and arriving at Stockholm Cityterminalen via Berlin ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45h.

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The distance between Bulgaria and Sweden is 2040 km. The road distance is 3042.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Sweden without a car is to bus and bus and ferry and train which takes 37h 49m and costs $150 - $280.

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It takes approximately 6h 30m to get from Bulgaria to Sweden, including transfers.

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Bulgaria to Sweden bus services, operated by Racic Eurobus, depart from Sofia Serdica station.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Sweden is to fly which takes 6h 30m and costs $60 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $110 and takes 45h.

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 55m.

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

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Map of how to get from Bulgaria to Sweden.
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  • Distance: 1275 miles
  • Duration: 6h 30m

What companies run services between Bulgaria and Sweden?

Wizz Air, Austrian Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Sofia to Malmö hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sofia to Stockholm via Berlin ZOB in around 45h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Copenhagen via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $470
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Copenhagen via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Copenhagen via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $850
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Stockholm via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
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 København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Czech Railways (ČD)
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 Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
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
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Belgrad Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Karat-S
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Brno
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
Racic Eurobus
Phone
+359-887-208-506
Email
racic_bg@yahoo.com
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Sofia Serdica to Berlin Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Racic Eurobus
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 ZOB to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once 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
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Bucharest Militari bus station to Stockholm Main Train Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 21h
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Comati PSG

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Sweden is 1h behind Bulgaria. It is currently 5:49 AM in Bulgaria and 4:49 AM in Sweden.

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

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Wizz Air, Air Serbia, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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