There are 7 ways to get from Sibiu to Sofia by bus, train, night 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.

What companies run services between Sibiu, Romania and Sofia, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Sibiu to Sofia via Bucharest - Gară Filaret and Bucharest - Gară Filaret in around 12 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sibiu to Sofia via Craiova, Calafat, and Vidin in around 14 h 6 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sibiu to Sofia via Munich
Avg. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sibiu to Sofia via Vienna
Avg. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sibiu to Sofia via Dortmund
Avg. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Sibiu to Sofia via London Luton
Avg. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sibiu to Sofia via Bucharest Otopeni
Avg. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Sibiu to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Avg. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Sibiu to Craiova
Avg. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Craiova to Calafat
Avg. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Vidin to Sofia
Avg. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Gorna Oryahovitsa
Avg. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Sofia
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
S.C. Autotrans Calatori Filaret S.A.
Phone
021.335.32.90
Email
agentia.filaret@acfilaret.ro
Website
acfilaret.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Bucharest - Gară Filaret
Avg. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
acfilaret.ro
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Bucharest - Gară Filaret to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Avg. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Bus from Ruse to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Avg. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Bucharest to Ruse
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Bus from Sibiu to Bucharest
Avg. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Ruse to Sofia
Avg. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Ruse to Sofia
Avg. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Ruse to Sofia
Avg. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Bucharest to Sofia
Avg. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
ms.mk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sibiu to Sofia?

The distance between Sibiu and Sofia is 351 km. The road distance is 520 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sibiu to Sofia?

The cheapest way to get from Sibiu to Sofia is to train which costs $26 and takes 14 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sibiu to Sofia?

The quickest way to get from Sibiu to Sofia is to fly which takes 7 h 14 min and costs $390.

Is there a direct train between Sibiu and Sofia?

No, there is no direct train from Sibiu to Sofia. However, there are services departing from Sibiu and arriving at Sofia via Gara Bucureşti Nord and Gorna Oryahovitsa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 51 min.

Is there a direct bus between Sibiu and Sofia?

No, there is no direct bus from Sibiu to Sofia. However, there are services departing from Sibiu and arriving at Sofia - Central Bus Station via Bucharest - Gară Filaret. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 18 min.

How long does it take to get from Sibiu to Sofia?

It takes approximately 12 h 18 min to get from Sibiu to Sofia, including transfers.