There are 6 ways to get from Dubrovnik to Bulgaria by bus, car or plane

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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Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  18 h 25 min

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

$46 - $66

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Bus Hafet Tours  •  19 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Tetovo
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia

$76 - $101

Drive  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Dubrovnik to Sofia 459.1 miles

$90 - $130

Fly Dubrovnik to Varna  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Varna (VAR) DBV - VAR

$179 - $451

Fly Dubrovnik to Sofia  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Sofia (SOF) DBV - SOF

$139 - $399

Bus to Tivat, fly to Sofia  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi
  2. Fly from Tivat (TIV) to Sofia (SOF) TIV - SOF

$173 - $377

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dubrovnik to Bulgaria is to bus which costs 290 kn - 420 kn and takes 18 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dubrovnik to Bulgaria is to fly which costs 1.100 kn - 2.900 kn and takes 6 h 54 min.

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The distance between Dubrovnik and Bulgaria is 605 km. The road distance is 734.6 km.

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It takes approximately 18 h 25 min to get from Dubrovnik to Bulgaria, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dubrovnik to Bulgaria. However, there are services departing from Dubrovnik and arriving at Sofia via Skopje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Dubrovnik, Croatia and Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Dubrovnik to Sofia via Skopje in around 18 h 25 min. Alternatively, Turkish Airlines, Travel Service and five other airlines fly from Dubrovnik to Varna 3 times a day.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Varna via Zagreb, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Dubrovnik to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Dubrovnik to Sofia via Zagreb, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Tivat to Sofia via Belgrade, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Dubrovnik to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Tivat to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Tivat to Sofia via Belgrade, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Dubrovnik to Sofia via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Varna via Athens, Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Dubrovnik to Sofia via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Tivat to Sofia via Belgrade, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Dubrovnik to Varna via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Varna via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Sofia via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Tivat to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Tivat to Sofia via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Dubrovnik to Skopje
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Skopje
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Tetovo
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me

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