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There are 10 ways to get from Sofia to Çanakkale by train, car, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry 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.

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Train, drive, car ferry  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Svilengrad 493
  2. Take the train from Ormenio to Ferres
  3. Drive from Ferres to Eceabat
  4. Take the car ferry from Eceabat to Çanakkale Iskele

$43 - $60

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Bus  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Edirne
  2. Take the bus from Edirne to Canakkale

$14 - $20

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Bus via Haskovo  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo to Edirne
  3. Take the bus from Edirne to Canakkale

$21 - $31

Bus Burgas Bus  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Komotini
  2. Take the bus from Komotini to Keşan
  3. Take the bus from Kesan to Canakkale

$33 - $44

Bus, bus and ferry  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Kavala
  2. Take the bus from Kavala to Kesan
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Keşan to Çanakkale

$61 - $83

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Eceabat
  2. Take the car ferry from Eceabat to Çanakkale Iskele

$71 - $102

Fly to Canakkale  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Canakkale (CKZ) SOF - CKZ

$121 - $701

Fly to Edremit, bus  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Edremit (EDO) SOF - EDO
  2. Take the bus from Edremit to Çanakkale

$95 - $486

Fly to Alexandroupolis, bus  •  12 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Alexandroupolis (AXD) SOF - AXD
  2. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Keşan
  3. Take the bus from Kesan to Canakkale

$59 - $255

Fly to Istanbul Ataturk, car ferry, bus  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) SOF - IST
  2. Take the car ferry from Yenikapı to Bandirma
  3. Take the bus from Bandırma to Canakkale

$74 - $222

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Çanakkale is to bus which costs $13 - $20 and takes 10 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Çanakkale is to drive and car ferry which costs $70 - $110 and takes 6 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sofia to Çanakkale. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Canakkale via Edirne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 31 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Çanakkale is 382 km.

The best way to get from Sofia to Çanakkale without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 31 min and costs $13 - $20.

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It takes approximately 10 h 33 min to get from Sofia to Çanakkale, including transfers.

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Sofia to Çanakkale bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, depart from Sofia station.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Çanakkale is to bus which takes 10 h 31 min and costs $13 - $20. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $120 - $700 and takes 10 h 34 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sofia Airport to Canakkale Airport. The quickest flight takes 8 h and has one stopover.

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Sofia to Çanakkale bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, arrive at Canakkale station.

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Map of how to get from Sofia to Çanakkale.
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  • Distance: 238.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 33 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Çanakkale, Turkey?

You can take a bus from Sofia to Çanakkale via Edirne in around 10 h 31 min. Alternatively, Turkish Airlines and Onur Air fly from Sofia to Çanakkale 3 times a day.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Canakkale via Istanbul Ataturk, Ankara
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Sofia to Edremit via Istanbul Ataturk, Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Edremit via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Sofia to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Bucharest Otopeni, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Bucharest Otopeni, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Sofia to Canakkale via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sofia to Istanbul Ataturk via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Ormenio to Ferres
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
trainose.gr
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Second Class
$9 - $12
First Class
$11 - $14
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Edirne
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Edirne to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Haskovo to Edirne
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gumulcine to Kesan
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Kesan to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Edremit to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Dedeagac to Kesan
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Union Ivkoni
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Komotini to Keşan
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Keşan to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus and ferry from Keşan to Çanakkale
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Edremit to Çanakkale
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Keşan
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bandırma to Canakkale
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Kavala
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Kavala to Kesan
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
GESTAS Deniz Ulasim
Website
gdu.com.tr
Car ferry from Eceabat to Çanakkale Iskele
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
gdu.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Car ferry from Eceabat to Canakkale Iskele
Ave. Duration
45 days 12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri
Email
info@ido.com.tr
Website
ido.com.tr
Car ferry from Yenikapı to Bandirma
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $10
Schedules at
ido.com.tr

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Çanakkale is 1 h ahead of Sofia. It is currently 4:47 AM in Sofia and 5:47 AM in Çanakkale.

Onur Air and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Canakkale Airport.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Çanakkale. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Sofia Airport is to line 84 shuttle which takes 34 min and costs $1.

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