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There are 4 ways to get from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad

$8 - $13

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Train  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the train from Poduyane to Dimitrovgrad Re / ...

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1h 57m

  1. Take a taxi from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad 221.6 km

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1h 57m

  1. Drive from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad 221.6 km

$22 - $35

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Some international borders began to reopen in Bulgaria from May 14.

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Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Bulgaria from May 25.

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Last updated: August 5 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad is to train which costs $6 - $10 and takes 3h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 1h 57m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Dimitrovgrad. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poduyane and arriving at Dimitrovgrad. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 29m.

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The distance between Sofia and Dimitrovgrad is 200 km. The road distance is 221.6 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad without a car is to bus which takes 3h 25m and costs $8 - $13.

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The bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad takes 3h 25m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Sofia to Dimitrovgrad bus services, operated by Avtogari, depart from Sofia station.

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Sofia to Dimitrovgrad train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), depart from Poduyane station.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad is to bus which takes 3h 25m and costs $8 - $13. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $6 - $10 and takes 3h 29m.

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  • Distance: 200.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 25m

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

Avtogari operates a bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 3h 25m. Union Ivkoni also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Poduyane to Dimitrovgrad 5 times a day. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 3h 29m.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Za Edno Evro
Phone
+359 2 8 07 00
Website
1euro.bg
Yellow Taxi
Phone
+359 2 9 11 19
Website
yellow333.com
OK Supertrans
Phone
+359 2 973 2121
Website
oktaxi.net
MTAXI
Phone
+359 2 9 10 50
Website
mtaxi.bg

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Sofia to Dimitrovgrad bus services, operated by Avtogari, arrive at Dimitrovgrad station.

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Sofia to Dimitrovgrad train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), arrive at Dimitrovgrad station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Dimitrovgrad is 222 km. It takes approximately 1h 57m to drive from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad.

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