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There are 7 ways to get from Mostar to Sofia by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Mostar to Sarajevo 722 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Novi Pazar
  3. Take the bus from Novi Pazar to Kraljevo
  4. Take the bus from Kraljevo to Niš
  5. Take the bus from Niš to Sofia

$44 - $59

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Train, bus via Skopje  •  15 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Mostar to Sarajevo 722 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Novi Pazar
  3. Take the bus from Novi Pazar to Skopje
  4. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia

$45 - $53

Bus via Kotor  •  20 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Mostar to Kotor
  2. Take the bus from Kotor to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia

$58 - $93

Bus Hafet Tours  •  23 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Mostar Istok to Ploče
  2. Take the bus from Ploče to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia

$77 - $101

Drive  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Mostar to Sofia 452.2 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Sarajevo, fly  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Mostar to Sarajevo
  2. Fly from Sarajevo (SJJ) to Sofia (SOF) SJJ - SOF

$150 - $312

Bus to Tivat, fly  •  15 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Mostar Bus Station East to Herceg Novi Zob
  2. Fly from Tivat (TIV) to Sofia (SOF) TIV - SOF

$180 - $388

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The cheapest way to get from Mostar to Sofia is to train and bus which costs $45 - $55 and takes 15 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mostar to Sofia is to train and fly which costs $150 - $320 and takes 8 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mostar to Sofia. However, there are services departing from Mostar and arriving at Sofia via Kotor and Skopje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 8 min.

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The distance between Mostar and Sofia is 454 km. The road distance is 723.6 km.

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The best way to get from Mostar to Sofia without a car is to train and bus which takes 15 h 40 min and costs $40 - $60.

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It takes approximately 15 h 40 min to get from Mostar to Sofia, including transfers.

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Mostar to Sofia bus services, operated by Centrotrans Eurolines, depart from Mostar station.

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There is no direct flight from Sarajevo Airport to Sofia Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Mostar to Sofia bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, arrive at Sofia station.

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Sofia is 1 h ahead of Mostar. It is currently 3:31 AM in Mostar and 4:31 AM in Sofia.

Map of how to get from Mostar to Sofia.
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  • Distance: 283.8 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 40 min

What companies run services between Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Sofia, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Mostar to Sofia via Kotor and Skopje in around 20 h 8 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Tivat to Sofia via Belgrade, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Tivat to Sofia via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,200
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Sofia via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Tivat to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Train operators
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Mostar to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
Benko Tours 92
Phone
+(381)(20)311833
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Sarajevo to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
benkotours92.com
Bus from Novi Pazar to Kraljevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
benkotours92.com
Sandžaktrans AD Novi Pazar
Phone
+381 20318354
Email
sandzaktrans@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
sandzaktrans.rs
Bus from Novi Pazar to Kraljevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
sandzaktrans.rs
Aurora Tours
Phone
(020) 601 602
Email
auroratoursnp@gmail.com
Website
auroratours.rs
Bus from Novi Pazar to Kraljevo
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
auroratours.rs
Bus from Novi Pazar to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
auroratours.rs
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Kraljevo to Niš
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
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onlinetickets.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
Autoprevoz Cacak
Phone
+381 32 322 461
Email
info@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Bus from Kraljevo to Niš
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Gaga Turs Zlatibor
Phone
+381 (0) 31 524-518
Email
office@gaga-turs.rs
Website
gaga-turs.rs
Bus from Kraljevo to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
gaga-turs.rs
Autoprevoz Gornji Milanovac
Phone
+(381)(32)711254
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Kraljevo to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
redvoznje.net
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Ozlem Tours
Phone
+38120 411090
Email
ozlemtours@yahoo.com
Website
ozlem.rs
Bus from Novi Pazar to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ozlem.rs
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Kotor to Skopje
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Centrotrans Eurolines
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Mostar Bus Station East to Kotor Zob
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Mostar Bus Station East to Herceg Novi Zob
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Kotor to Skopje
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
bozur.net
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Ploče to Skopje
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com

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