There are 9 ways to get from Paris 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 Paris CDG to Sofia  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Sofia (SOF) CDG - SOF

$83 - $213

Cheapest option

Train to Beauvais, fly to Sofia  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Beauvais Gare SNCF
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Sofia (SOF) BVA - SOF

$54 - $1,131

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Fly Paris CDG to Varna  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Varna (VAR) CDG - VAR

$113 - $285

Fly Paris CDG to Burgas  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Burgas (BOJ) CDG - BOJ

$182 - $564

Train, bus via Kelenföld  •  27 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  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

$351 - $529

Train, bus EAAA  •  28 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Sofia

$176 - $394

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  34 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Panthéon to Sofia

$95 - $160

Bus Georg  •  37 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Sofia

$203 - $333

Drive  •  20 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Sofia 1375.8 miles

$290 - $430

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Bulgaria is to fly which costs 70€ - 190€ and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Bulgaria is to fly which costs 95€ - 250€ and takes 6 h 3 min.

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The distance between Paris and Bulgaria is 1916 km. The road distance is 2201.2 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Paris to Bulgaria, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris Panthéon and arriving at Sofia. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 34 h 14 min.

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The nearest airport to Bulgaria is Plovdiv (PDV) Airport which is 79.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Burgas (BOJ) (166.4 km), Sofia (SOF) (170.5 km), Varna (VAR) (203.3 km) and Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) (223.5 km).

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Map of how to get from Paris to Bulgaria.
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  • Distance: 1197.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 15 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Bulgaria?

Air France, Bulgaria Air and 10 other airlines fly from Paris to Sofia hourly. Alternatively, BG Razpisanie operates a bus from Paris to Sofia twice a week. Tickets cost $95 - $160 and the journey takes 34 h 14 min.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Paris CDG to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Burgas via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Paris CDG to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Varna via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Burgas via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Paris CDG to Varna via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Burgas via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Sofia via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Burgas via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Beauvais to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Burgas via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Beauvais to Sofia via Pisa
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Paris CDG to Sofia via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Paris CDG to Sofia via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $490
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Burgas via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Train operators
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Beauvais Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $180
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 Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
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
FlixBus
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Contact Details
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
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Stuttgart to Sofia
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Sofia
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Paris Panthéon to Sofia
Ave. Duration
34 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Sofia
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $230
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Bus from Paris to Sofia
Ave. Duration
36 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$250 - $330
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Sofia
Ave. Duration
36 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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