There are 6 ways to get from Burgas to Sofia 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.

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Fly from Burgas  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Sofia (SOF) BOJ - SOF

$31 - $703

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Vladimir Pavlov to Sofia 3624 / ...

$10 - $12

4 alternative options

Bus to Varna, fly  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Varna
  2. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Sofia (SOF) VAR - SOF

$31 - $124

Bus Burgas Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Sofia

$14 - $28

Bus Dichoni  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Yambol
  2. Take the bus from Yambol to Sofia

$18 - $23

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Burgas to Sofia 239.1 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burgas to Sofia is to train which costs $10 - $12 and takes 6 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burgas to Sofia is to fly which costs $30 - $750 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Burgas and Sofia is 340 km. The road distance is 382.5 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Burgas to Sofia, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Burgas South and arriving at Sofia. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vladimir Pavlov and arriving at Sofia. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 12 min.

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The nearest airport to Sofia is Sofia (SOF) Airport which is 6.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Skopje (SKP) (161.9 km), Pristina (PRN) (188.2 km), Kavala (KVA) (224.8 km) and Thessaloniki (SKG) (243.3 km).

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Map of how to get from Burgas to Sofia.
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  • Distance: 212.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

What companies run services between Burgas, Bulgaria and Sofia, Bulgaria?

Bulgaria Air flies from Burgas to Sofia once daily. Alternatively, Burgas Bus operates a bus from Burgas to Sofia hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $28 and the journey takes 6 h. Five other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Burgas to Sofia
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $900
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Sofia
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $28
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Burgas to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Burgas Central Bus Station West to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 43
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Burgas to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Burgas to Sofia
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
biomet.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Burgas to Sofia
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Burgas to Yambol
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
M-Bus
Phone
056 844 966
Website
mbus-bg.com
Bus from Burgas to Yambol
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
mbus-bg.com
Dichoni
Website
dichoni.com
Bus from Yambol to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
dichoni.com
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Yambol to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
valeross.com

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