There are 8 ways to get from Bulgaria to Switzerland by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Basel  •  5 h 40 min

  1. SOF - BSL

$40 - $227

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. SOF - MXP

$38 - $130

6 alternative options

Fly to Zurich  •  5 h 47 min

  1. SOF - ZRH

$83 - $233

Fly to Memmingen, bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. SOF - FMM

$46 - $142

Bus, train  •  24 h 11 min

  1. N982
  2. Rj

$224 - $361

Bus Yubim  •  30 h 3 min

  1. Switzerland

$139 - $186

Bus Georg  •  30 h 18 min

$193 - $254

Drive  •  16 h 29 min

  1. 1029.5 miles

$210 - $310

What companies run services between Bulgaria and Switzerland?

Wizz Air, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines fly from Sofia to Basel 5 times a day. Alternatively, Yubim operates a bus from Sofia to Zürich once a week. Tickets cost $130 - $170 and the journey takes 28 h 57 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
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 Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Sofia to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
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 Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sofia to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Sofia to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Sofia to Milan Malpensa via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$22 - $350
Flights from Sofia to Memmingen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$15 - $100
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Sofia to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
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
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 Milan Malpensa via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $170
Flights from Sofia to Memmingen
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$28 - $200
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Sofia to Zurich via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Zurich via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
Allgäu Airport Express
Phone
+49 (0) 8331 9842 00 509
Email
info@aaexpress.de
Website
allgaeu-airport-express.de
Bus from Memmingen Allgau Airport to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
allgaeu-airport-express.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Sofia to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Zurich
Ave. Duration
28 h 57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Zürich
Ave. Duration
29 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$190 - $250
Schedules at
georg-bg.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bulgaria and Switzerland is 1437 km. The road distance is 1647 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Switzerland is to fly and bus which costs $35 - $130 and takes 6 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Switzerland is to fly which takes 5 h 40 min and costs $35 - $230.

It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Bulgaria to Switzerland, including transfers.