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There are 7 ways to get from Sofia to Albena by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly  •  3h

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Varna (VAR) SOF - VAR

$120 - $241

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Train  •  9h 49m

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Varna 2613 / ...

$15 - $16

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Albena

$19 - $28

Train, bus  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Shumen 2611 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Shumen to Albena

$16 - $21

Bus via Varna  •  8h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Varna

$19 - $30

Night bus  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the night bus from Sofia Central Bus Station to Varna Central Bus Station Sofia - V.Tarnovo - Varna 00:00 / ...

$17 - $23

Drive  •  5h 32m

  1. Drive from Sofia to Albena 347.4 miles

$55 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Albena is to train which costs $14 - $16 and takes 9h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Albena is to fly which costs $120 - $250 and takes 3h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia - Central Bus Station station and arriving at Albena. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 50m.

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The distance between Sofia and Albena is 393 km. The road distance is 555.9 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Albena without a car is to bus which takes 7h 50m and costs $19 - $28.

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It takes approximately 3h to get from Sofia to Albena, including transfers.

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Sofia to Albena bus services, operated by ETAP Group, arrive at Sofia - Central Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Albena is to fly which takes 3h and costs $120 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $19 - $28 and takes 7h 50m, you could also train, which costs $14 - $16 and takes 9h 49m.

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Varna Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Sofia to Albena bus services, operated by ETAP Group, arrive at Albena station.

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Map of how to get from Sofia to Albena.
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  • Distance: 245.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h

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

Bulgaria Air flies from Sofia to Albena 3 times a day. Alternatively, ETAP Group operates a bus from Sofia to Albena twice daily. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 7h 50m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Shumen
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Train from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Albena
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Varna
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Albena
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Shumen to Albena
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Albena
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Shumen to Albena
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Global Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Night bus from Sofia Central Bus Station to Varna Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Website
Global Biomet

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Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Albena is 556 km. It takes approximately 5h 32m to drive from Sofia to Albena.

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Bulgaria Air offers flights from Sofia Airport to Varna Airport.

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There are 1429+ hotels available in Albena. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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

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