There are 7 ways to get from Sofia to Alexandroupoli by bus, train, 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 Burgas Bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Komotini
  2. Take the bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli

$21 - $34

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Lyubimets 493 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Liybimets to Alexandroupoli

$17 - $23

5 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Svilengrad 493 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ορμενιο to Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι Ορμενιο - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι

$20 - $25

Bus EAAA  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Alexandroupoli

$23 - $35

Bus EAAA #2  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Alexandroupoli

$22 - $35

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Alexandroupoli 277.8 miles

$65 - $100

Fly  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Alexandroupolis (AXD) SOF - AXD

$50 - $228

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Alexandroupoli is to train and bus which costs $17 - $23 and takes 8 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Alexandroupoli is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Alexandroupoli is 295 km. The road distance is 444.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Sofia to Alexandroupoli, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Alexandroupoli. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Alexandroupoli, Greece?

You can take a bus from Sofia to Alexandroupoli via Komotini in around 6 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sofia to Alexandroupoli via Svilengrad and Ορμενιο in around 7 h 47 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Bucharest Otopeni, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Vienna, Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Bucharest Otopeni, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Sofia to Alexandroupolis via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Lyubimets
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Ορμενιο to Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$11 - $14
First Class
$13 - $17
Bus operators
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Komotini
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Liybimets to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Union Ivkoni
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com

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