There are 7 ways to get from Sofia to Croatia 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.

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Bus ATVO S.p.A.  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Autobusni kolodvor Florentia Bus / ...

$35 - $50

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Bus Georg  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Zagreb

$95 - $130

Bus, train  •  17 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the train from Niš to Beograd centar 790
  3. Take the train from Beograd centar to Šid
  4. Take the train from Sid(SRB) to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. En

$39 - $71

Drive  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Zagreb 489.2 miles

$95 - $140

Fly to Zagreb  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Zagreb (ZAG) SOF - ZAG

$121 - $341

Fly to Split  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Split (SPU) SOF - SPU

$144 - $274

Fly to Belgrade, bus  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Belgrade (BEG) SOF - BEG
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Osijek

$93 - $208

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Croatia is to bus which costs $35 - $50 and takes 11 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Croatia is to fly which costs $120 - $350 and takes 7 h 33 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Croatia is 596 km. The road distance is 782.7 km.

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The bus from Sofia Serdika to Autobusni kolodvor takes 11 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia Serdika and arriving at Autobusni kolodvor. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Croatia?

ATVO S.p.A. operates a bus from Sofia to Zagreb once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 11 h 30 min. Yubim also services this route once a week. Alternatively, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Sofia to Velika Gorica hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Sofia to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $500
Flights from Sofia to Split via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Sofia to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $500
Flights from Sofia to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $280
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Sofia to Split via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Wind Rose
Website
windrose.aero
Flights from Sofia to Split via Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Sofia to Split via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sofia to Split via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Niš to Beograd centar
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Train from Beograd centar to Šid
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$3 - $6
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $10
1st class
$6
2nd class
$4
Bus operators
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Autobusni kolodvor
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
atvo.it
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Zagreb - Motel Plitvice
Ave. Duration
14 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Šidexpres Šid
Phone
022 / 714-147
Email
sidexpres@ptt.rs
Website
sidexpres.rs
Bus from Beograd to Osijek
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
sidexpres.rs

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