There are 9 ways to get from Denmark to Bulgaria by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry 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 to Sofia  •  5 h 55 min

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

$64 - $272

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Fly to Burgas  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Burgas (BOJ) CPH - BOJ

$138 - $613

Fly to Varna  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Varna (VAR) CPH - VAR

$159 - $814

Fly to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  9 h 7 min

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

$82 - $237

Train, bus BG Razpisanie  •  32 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the bus from Würzburg to Sofia

$191 - $455

Train, bus via Budapest-Nyugati  •  32 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati Ec
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Kecskemet Ic
  4. Take the bus from Kecskemét to Sofia

$316 - $478

Bus and ferry, bus  •  34 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Copenhagen to Niš
  2. Take the bus from Niš to Sofia

$104 - $120

Bus  •  36 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia

$124 - $159

Drive  •  22 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Sofia 1497.4 miles

$340 - $500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Denmark to Bulgaria is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 650 kr - 800 kr and takes 34 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Denmark to Bulgaria is to fly which costs 900 kr - 4000 kr and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The distance between Denmark and Bulgaria is 1815 km. The road distance is 2395.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Denmark to Bulgaria, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Denmark to Bulgaria. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Sofia via Niš. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 12 min.

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The best way to get from Denmark to Bulgaria without a car is to train and bus which takes 32 h 15 min and costs 1200 kr - 3000 kr.

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Map of how to get from Denmark to Bulgaria.
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  • Distance: 1134.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Denmark and Bulgaria?

Wizz Air, Adria Airways and 12 other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Sofia hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Copenhagen to Sofia via Skopje, Sofia, and Central Station in around 36 h 18 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Sofia via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,800
Flights from Copenhagen to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Copenhagen to Sofia via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Copenhagen to Burgas via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Copenhagen to Varna via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Bucharest Otopeni via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Copenhagen to Burgas via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Copenhagen to Varna via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Bucharest Otopeni via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Copenhagen to Sofia via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Bucharest Otopeni via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Burgas via Kaunas
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Varna via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Small Planet Airline
Website
smallplanet.aero
Flights from Copenhagen to Varna via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Copenhagen to Varna via Hannover
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
13 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230 - $340
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Würzburg to Sofia
Ave. Duration
22 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Würzburg to Sofia
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Würzburg to Sofia
Ave. Duration
24 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Würzburg to Sofia
Ave. Duration
22 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kecskemét to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Niš to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
matpu.com
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Copenhagen to Skopje
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk

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