There are 7 ways to get from Sofia to Dobrich 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.

Recommended option

Fly, bus  •  3 h 25 min

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

$24 - $117

Cheapest option

Train  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia - Sever to Poveljanovo 2601 / ...
  2. Take the train from Poveljanovo to Dobrich 28202 / ...

$15 - $17

5 alternative options

Bus Biomet  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Varna
  2. Take the bus from Varna to Dobrich

$21 - $23

Bus ETAP Group  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Dobrich

$19 - $29

Train, bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Varna 2613 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Varna to Dobrich

$16 - $19

Bus via Stara Zagora  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Stara Zagora
  2. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Varna

$26 - $41

Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Dobrich 350.1 miles

$55 - $85

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

You can take a bus from Sofia to Dobrich via Varna in around 6 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sofia to Dobrich via Poveljanovo in around 9 h 21 min.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
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)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia - Sever to Poveljanovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $15
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Poveljanovo to Dobrich
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Varna to Dobrich
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Varna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Varna to Dobrich
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Dobrich
Ave. Duration
9 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
avtogari.info
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Dobrich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Dobrich
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Varna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sofia and Dobrich is 378 km. The road distance is 560 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Dobrich is to train which costs $15 - $17 and takes 9 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Sofia to Dobrich is to fly and bus which takes 3 h 25 min and costs $23 - $120.

No, there is no direct train from Sofia to Dobrich. However, there are services departing from Sofia - Sever and arriving at Dobrich via Poveljanovo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 21 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia - Central Bus Station and arriving at Dobrich. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Sofia to Dobrich, including transfers.