There are 3 ways to get from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad by 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 13 min

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 12 min

  1. 491

$2 - $5

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. 39 miles

$7 - $11

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

Matpu operates a bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min. Nis Ekspres also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Serbian Railways operates a train from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad once daily. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$2 - $3
1st Class Ticket
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
matpu.com
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sofia and Dimitrovgrad is 57 km. The road distance is 62 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad is to train which costs $2 - $5 and takes 2 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad is to drive which takes 1 h 4 min and costs $7 - $11.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sofia and arriving at Dimitrovgrad. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Dimitrovgrad. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

The bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad takes 1 h 13 min including transfers and departs four times a day.