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There are 5 ways to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) SOF - OTP

$50 - $240

Cheapest option

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  16 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Bucharest

$28 - $45

3 alternative options

Bus ETAP Group  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Ruse
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport

Train, bus  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Ruse(BG) 462 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport

Drive  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) 250.1 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to bus which costs $27 - $45 and takes 16 h.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which costs $50 - $240 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Sofia Airport (SOF) and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 300 km. The road distance is 400.2 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to fly from Sofia (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which takes 1 h 5 min and costs $50 - $240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 47 min.

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 400 km. It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to drive from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP).

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Tarom offers flights from Sofia Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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There are 1915+ hotels available in Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP). Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP).
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  • Distance: 187.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

What companies run services between Sofia Airport (SOF), Bulgaria and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania?

Tarom flies from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) via Sofia Iskarsko Shose, Iskarsko shose, Sofia, Sofia - Central Bus Station, and Ruse in around 9 h 47 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sofia to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Ruse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
biomet.bg
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Sofia to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk

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