There are 6 ways to get from Odessa to Sofia by plane, bus, train, rideshare 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  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Odesa (ODS) to Sofia (SOF) ODS - SOF

$131 - $161

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Odesa to Sofia 580.2 miles

$19

4 alternative options

Bus Maximov Tours  •  24 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Odessa Central Bus to Sofia Serdika Odessa-Varna-Sofia

$45 - $60

Bus Ukraine buses  •  26 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Odessa Privoz to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Sofia

$32 - $62

Train  •  30 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Odessa Gl. to Chisinau
  2. Take the train from Chisinau to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
  3. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ruse(BG)
  4. Take the train from Ruse to Sofia 461

$41 - $64

Drive  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Odessa to Sofia 580.7 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Odessa to Sofia is to rideshare which costs 477 ₴ and takes 14 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Odessa to Sofia is to fly which takes 4 h 29 min and costs 3 400 ₴ - 4 300 ₴.

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The distance between Odessa and Sofia is 721 km. The road distance is 929 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Odessa to Sofia, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Odessa Central Bus and arriving at Sofia Serdika. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 24 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Odessa to Sofia. However, there are services departing from Odessa Gl. and arriving at Sofia via Chisinau, Bucuresti Nord Gara A and Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Odessa, Ukraine and Sofia, Bulgaria?

Bulgaria Air flies from Odessa to Sofia twice a week. Alternatively, Maximov Tours operates a bus from Odessa to Sofia twice a week. Tickets cost $45 - $60 and the journey takes 24 h 30 min.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Odesa to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Train operators
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Chisinau to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
13 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
railway.md
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Maximov Tours
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Odessa Central Bus to Sofia Serdika
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Odessa Privoz to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Bucharest to Sofia
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Odesa to Sofia
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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