There are 12 ways to get from Netherlands to Bulgaria by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly Amsterdam to Sofia  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Sofia (SOF) AMS - SOF

$69 - $164

Cheapest option

Fly Eindhoven to Sofia  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Sofia (SOF) EIN - SOF

$34 - $174

10 alternative options

Train to Brussels, fly to Sofia  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Sofia (SOF) BRU - SOF

$56 - $216

Train to Charleroi, fly to Sofia  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Breda to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Sofia (SOF) CRL - SOF

$51 - $199

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Varna  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Varna (VAR) DUS - VAR

$169 - $391

Fly Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  9 h 21 min

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

$82 - $239

Train, bus via Wien Hbf  •  27 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...
  4. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Sofia

$313 - $474

Train, bus Union Ivkoni  •  30 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf ICE International
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Sofia

$114 - $209

Bus  •  34 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Sofia

$100 - $150

Train, bus Radina VIP  •  39 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Amstel to Maastricht Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Maastricht station to Sofia

$131 - $194

Drive, train  •  21 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Sofia

$328 - $484

Drive  •  20 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Sofia 1320.2 miles

$320 - $470

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Netherlands to Bulgaria is to fly which costs 30€ - 160€ and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Netherlands to Bulgaria is to fly which costs 60€ - 150€ and takes 5 h 58 min.

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The distance between Netherlands and Bulgaria is 1835 km. The road distance is 2112.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Netherlands to Bulgaria, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Sofia. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 34 h 55 min.

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Netherlands to Bulgaria bus services, operated by BG Razpisanie, depart from Amsterdam station.

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Map of how to get from Netherlands to Bulgaria.
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  • Distance: 1146.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

What companies run services between Netherlands and Bulgaria?

Bulgaria Air, Transavia Holland and nine other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Sofia hourly. Alternatively, BG Razpisanie operates a bus from Amsterdam to Sofia 5 times a week. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 34 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $380
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Brussels to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$160 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Charleroi to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Charleroi to Sofia via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Eindhoven to Sofia via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Charleroi to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Sofia via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Amsterdam to Sofia via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Amstel to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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
FlixBus
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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Düsseldorf to Sofia
Ave. Duration
27 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
34 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from Maastricht station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
35 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
radinavip.com

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