There are 7 ways to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Stara Zagora by bus, train, taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Bus Doris Bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Stara Zagora

$16

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Iskarsko shose to Stara Zagora 8627 / ...

$9 - $10

5 alternative options

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Stara Zagora

$12 - $18

Taxi  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Stara Zagora 143.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Stara Zagora 143.6 miles

$23 - $35

Fly to Burgas, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Burgas (BOJ) SOF - BOJ
  2. Take the train from Burgas to Stara Zagora

$36 - $701

Fly to Varna, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Varna (VAR) SOF - VAR
  2. Take the train from Beloslav to Stara Zagora

$32 - $121

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Stara Zagora is to train which costs $8 - $10 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Stara Zagora is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Sofia Airport (SOF) and Stara Zagora is 186 km. The road distance is 229.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Stara Zagora, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Sofia Airport (SOF), Bulgaria and Stara Zagora, Bulgaria?

Doris Bus operates a bus from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Stara Zagora 4 times a day. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 2 h 59 min. Avtogari also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Stara Zagora 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $9 and the journey takes 4 h 42 min.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Burgas
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $900
Flights from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Varna
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 Iskarsko shose to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Burgas to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Beloslav to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Doris Bus
Website
avtobusi.doris-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
avtobusi.doris-bg.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
OK Supertrans
Phone
+359 97/321 21
Website
oktaxi.net
Upravlenie Patni Taksi I Razreshitelni
Phone
+359 2/952 2611
Za Edno Evro
Phone
+359 2/ 80700
Website
1euro.bg
MTAXI 91050
Phone
+359 2/91050
Website
mtaxi.bg

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