There are 7 ways to get from Meteora to Sofia by bus, train, 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 Ilias Travel  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Meteora to Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia

$71 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus EAAA  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalampaka to Sofia

$24 - $35

5 alternative options

Bus Arda Tur  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Meteora to Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof

$58 - $67

Train, bus  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Καλαμπάκα to Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Blagoevgrad
  3. Take the train from Blagoevgrad to Sofia

$43 - $57

Drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Meteora to Sofia 325.8 miles

$75 - $120

Drive to Ioannina, fly  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Meteora to Ioannina
  2. Fly from Ioannina (IOA) to Sofia (SOF) IOA - SOF

$103 - $515

Bus to Thessaloniki, fly  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Meteora to Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Sofia (SOF) SKG - SOF

$126 - $311

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Meteora to Sofia is to bus which costs 20€ - 29€ and takes 13 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Meteora to Sofia is to drive which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between Meteora and Sofia is 360 km. The road distance is 521.2 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 22 min to get from Meteora to Sofia, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kalampaka and arriving at Sofia. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Meteora, Thessaly, Greece and Sofia, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Meteora to Sofia via Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel and Thessaloniki in around 9 h 22 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Ioannina to Sofia via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Thessaloniki to Sofia via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Thessaloniki to Sofia via Paros, Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ioannina to Sofia via Athens, Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Thessaloniki to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Thessaloniki to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ioannina to Sofia via Athens, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Thessaloniki to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Sofia via Memmingen
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Flights from Thessaloniki to Sofia via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ioannina to Sofia via Athens, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Thessaloniki to Sofia via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Sofia via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $150
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Καλαμπάκα to Θεσσαλονίκη
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$17 - $22
First Class
$21 - $28
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Ammon Express
Phone
+30 2310 500225
Email
info@ammonexpress.gr
Website
ammonexpress.gr
Bus from Meteora to Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
ammonexpress.gr
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $26
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Blagoevgrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $18
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Thessaloniki to Blagoevgrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Kalampaka to Sofia
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Thessaloniki station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com

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