There are 6 ways to get from Sofia to Burgas by plane, bus, train or car

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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Fly to Burgas  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Burgas (BOJ) SOF - BOJ

$31 - $704

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Vladimir Pavlov 3621 / ...

$11 - $12

4 alternative options

Fly to Varna, bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Varna (VAR) SOF - VAR
  2. Take the bus from Varna to Burgas South

$30 - $125

Bus Burgas Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Burgas South

$14 - $29

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Karnobat
  2. Take the bus from Karnobat to Burgas

$18 - $26

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Burgas 239.2 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Burgas is to train which costs $11 - $12 and takes 6 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Burgas is to fly which costs $30 - $750 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Burgas South. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sofia and arriving at Vladimir Pavlov. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 16 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Burgas is 340 km. The road distance is 382.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Burgas without a car is to bus which takes 6 h and costs $14 - $29.

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Sofia to Burgas, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Sofia to Burgas.
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  • Distance: 212.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

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

Bulgaria Air flies from Sofia to Burgas once daily. Alternatively, Burgas Bus operates a bus from Sofia to Burgas hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $29 and the journey takes 6 h. Five other operators also service this route.

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)
Bus operators
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Varna to Burgas South
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Sofia to Burgas South
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Burgas
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Karnobat
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Karnobat to Burgas
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Burgas Central Bus Station West
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 43
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Burgas
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Sofia to Burgas
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
biomet.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Burgas
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
M-Bus
Phone
056 844 966
Website
mbus-bg.com
Bus from Karnobat to Burgas
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mbus-bg.com

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