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There are 6 ways to get from Sofia to Barcelona by plane, bus, car, car ferry or bus and ferry

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Fly  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Barcelona (BCN) SOF - BCN

$52 - $319

5 alternative options

Bus Ruse Bus  •  33h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Barcelona 0800

$102 - $132

Bus Georg  •  37h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Barcelona

$120 - $350

Drive, car ferry  •  36h 47m

  1. Drive from Sofia to Civitavecchia
  2. Take the car ferry from Civitavecchia to Barcelona

$320 - $472

Bus, bus and ferry  •  40h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to SITA Firenze Florentia Bus
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Barcelona

$153 - $226

Drive  •  23h 1m

  1. Drive from Sofia to Barcelona 1489.6 miles

$280 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Barcelona is to fly which costs $50 - $320 and takes 6h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Barcelona is to fly which costs $50 - $320 and takes 6h 21m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 37h 30m.

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The distance between Sofia and Barcelona is 1748 km. The road distance is 2383.4 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Barcelona without a car is to bus which takes 33h 21m and costs $100 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6h 21m to get from Sofia to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Sofia to Barcelona bus services, operated by Ruse Bus, depart from Sofia station.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Barcelona is to fly which takes 6h 21m and costs $50 - $320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $140 and takes 33h 21m.

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h.

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Sofia to Barcelona bus services, operated by Ruse Bus, arrive at Barcelona station.

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Map of how to get from Sofia to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 1092.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 21m

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Barcelona, Spain?

Bulgaria Air, Ryanair and 10 other airlines fly from Sofia to Barcelona every 2 hours. Alternatively, Ruse Bus operates a bus from Sofia to Barcelona once a week. Tickets cost $95 - $130 and the journey takes 33h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sofia to Barcelona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Bus operators
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Sofia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
33h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
37h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $350
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Sofia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
36h 42m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$122
Schedules at
dary.bg
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
36h 28m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Union Ivkoni
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Sofia Serdika to SITA Firenze
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
atvo.it
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus and ferry from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Civitavecchia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com

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Barcelona is 1h behind Sofia. It is currently 2:43 PM in Sofia and 1:43 PM in Barcelona.

Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Barcelona is 2383 km. It takes approximately 23h 1m to drive from Sofia to Barcelona.

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Bulgaria Air, Wizz Air, Alitalia and six other airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 3665+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at $64 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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