There are 11 ways to get from Liverpool to Sofia by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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

Train to Manchester, fly  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Sofia (SOF) MAN - SOF

$67 - $173

10 alternative options

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Sofia (SOF) BHX - SOF

$82 - $268

Fly from Liverpool  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Sofia (SOF) LPL - SOF

$71 - $1,106

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Sofia (SOF) LHR - SOF

$219 - $411

Train, bus via Munich  •  32 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Munich to Sofia

$432 - $867

Train, bus BG Razpisanie  •  34 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  4. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Sofia

$317 - $772

Train, bus Radina VIP  •  47 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia

$234 - $351

Bus, bus and ferry  •  47 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia

$197 - $202

Bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Sofia

$141 - $196

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  28 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  5. Drive from München Ostbahnhof to Sofia

$674 - $827

Drive, car ferry  •  27 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Sofia

$389 - $572

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Sofia, Bulgaria?

Ryanair flies from Liverpool to Sofia twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool to Sofia via London Victoria Coach Station and London Victoria in around 2 days 0 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Manchester to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Birmingham to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Birmingham to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Birmingham to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Manchester to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Sofia via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Flights from Manchester to Sofia via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Flights from Birmingham to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Liverpool to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Sofia via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$24 - $380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sofia via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $260
Premier
$200 - $300
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Munich to Sofia
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Book at
georg-bg.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Sofia
Ave. Duration
23 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Munich to Sofia
Ave. Duration
21 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $230
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Sofia
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $280
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Munich to Sofia
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Sofia
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from London Victoria to Sofia
Ave. Duration
42 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Sofia - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from London - Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
44 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Balkan Horn
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
40 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$176
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Liverpool to Sofia?

The distance between Liverpool and Sofia is 2270 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Sofia?

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Sofia is to train and fly which costs £45 - £130 and takes 7 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Liverpool to Sofia?

The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Sofia is to fly which takes 6 h 52 min and costs £50 - £800.

Is there a direct bus between Liverpool and Sofia?

No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool to Sofia. However, there are services departing from LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station and arriving at Sofia via London Victoria Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 26 min.

How long does it take to get from Liverpool to Sofia?

It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to get from Liverpool to Sofia, including transfers.