Directions from Silistra to Sofia

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Recommended option

Bus  •  7 h

$16 - $23

Cheapest option

Train  •  11 h 34 min

  1. 9646
  2. 463 / ...

$15 - $18

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. 270.3 miles

$40 - $65

Bus, fly  •  5 h 1 min

  1. VAR - SOF

$28 - $123

Questions & Answers

The distance between Silistra and Sofia is 355 km. The road distance is 432 km.

The cheapest way to get from Silistra to Sofia is to bus which costs $16 - $23 and takes 7 h.

The quickest way to get from Silistra to Sofia is to bus and fly which takes 5 h 1 min and costs $28 - $130.

No, there is no direct train from Silistra to Sofia. However, there are services departing from Silistra and arriving at Sofia via Gorna Oryahovitsa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 34 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Silistra and arriving at Sofia - Central Bus Station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

The bus from Silistra to Sofia - Central Bus Station takes 7 h including transfers and departs once daily.

What companies run services between Silistra, Bulgaria and Sofia, Bulgaria?

ETAP Group operates a bus from Silistra to Sofia 4 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 7 h. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Silistra to Sofia via Gorna Oryahovitsa in around 11 h 34 min.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Silistra to Gorna Oryahovitsa
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Silistra to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Silistra to Sofia
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Silistra to Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Silistra to Sofia
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Silistra to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Silistra to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com

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