There are 7 ways to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) by plane, bus, train 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  •  1 h 5 min

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

$50 - $240

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Pleven  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Pleven 462
  2. Take the bus from Pleven to Ruse
  3. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport

$15 - $22

5 alternative options

Bus ETAP Group  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Ruse 0800
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport

$17 - $25

Train, bus  •  11 h 39 min

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

$15 - $19

Train  •  14 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Gorna Oryahovitsa 462
  2. Take the train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Ruse 462
  3. Take the train from Ruse(BG) to Bucuresti Nord Gara A

$19 - $28

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  15 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Bucharest

$28 - $45

Drive  •  5 h 19 min

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

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to train and bus which costs $14 - $19 and takes 11 h 39 min.

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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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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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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 10 h 16 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)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Gorna Oryahovitsa
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse(BG) to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
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
4 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Pleven to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Pleven to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Pleven to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
autogaravn.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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