There are 10 ways to get from Bulgaria to Ukraine by subway, plane, bus, train, night 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

Line 1 subway to Sofia, fly to Kiev, subway  •  6 h

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Sofia Serdika to Sofia Mladost 1
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Kiev (KBP) SOF - KBP
  3. Take the subway from Kharkivska to Zoloti Vorota

$86 - $176

Cheapest option

Bus Maximov Tours  •  31 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Odessa Central Bus Sofia-Varna-Odessa
  2. Take the bus from Odessa Kolontaivska to Kiev Central Bus Station

$47 - $74

8 alternative options

Line 1 subway to Sofia, fly to Odesa  •  4 h 58 min

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

$133 - $163

Fly Burgas to Zaporizhia  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Zaporizhia (OZH) BOJ - OZH

$154 - $196

Bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly to Kiev  •  8 h 6 min

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

$89 - $191

Bus Ecolines  •  33 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Veliko Tarnovo
  2. Take the bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Varna
  3. Take the bus from Varna to Kyiv

Bus, train  •  35 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Ruse
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest
  3. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station

$76 - $113

Train, night train  •  38 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Ruse 462
  2. Take the night train from Ruse to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  3. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station

$75 - $108

Train  •  38 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Gorna Oryahovitsa 462
  2. Take the train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Ruse 462
  3. Take the train from Ruse(BG) to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
  4. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station

$76 - $111

Drive  •  16 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Kiev 820.2 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Ukraine is to bus which costs $45 - $75 and takes 31 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Ukraine is to fly which costs $150 - $200 and takes 4 h 48 min.

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The distance between Bulgaria and Ukraine is 885 km. The road distance is 1312.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Bulgaria to Ukraine, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bulgaria to Ukraine is 1312 km. It takes approximately 16 h 56 min to drive from Bulgaria to Ukraine.

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Map of how to get from Bulgaria to Ukraine.
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  • Distance: 553.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Bulgaria and Ukraine?

Motor Sich flies from Burgas to Zaporizhia twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sofia to Kiev via Odessa Central Bus, Odessa Kolontaivska, Kiev Central Bus Station, and Demiivska in around 31 h 20 min.

Airlines
Wind Rose
Website
windrose.aero
Flights from Sofia to Kiev
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Kiev via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Odesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Motor Sich
Website
motorsich.com
Flights from Burgas to Zaporizhia
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $360
Train operators
Kiev Metro
Phone
(044) 238-58-98
Email
d@metro.kiev.ua
Website
metro.kiev.ua
Subway from Kharkivska to Zoloti Vorota
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
metro.kiev.ua
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Ruse to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Gorna Oryahovitsa
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse(BG) to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Maximov Tours
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Odessa Central Bus
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Sofia to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Bus from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
avtogari.info
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Ruse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Union Ivkoni
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org

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