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There are 6 ways to get from Sofia to Dolen by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus via Dospat  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Dospat

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Goce Delčev

4 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the train from Poduyane to Belovo Re / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Belovo to Dolen

Bus #2  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Hadzhidimovo

Taxi  •  3h 10m

  1. Take a taxi from Sofia to Dolen 231.5 km

Drive  •  3h 10m

  1. Drive from Sofia to Dolen 231.5 km
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Yes, travel within Bulgaria is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dolen is 02 807 87 57.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Dolen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Dolen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 02 807 87 57.

Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Dolen is to bus which costs $19 - $27 and takes 4h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Dolen is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 3h 10m.

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The distance between Sofia and Dolen is 129 km. The road distance is 231.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Dolen without a car is to bus via Dospat which takes 3h 21m and costs $22 - $29.

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It takes approximately 3h 21m to get from Sofia to Dolen, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Dolen is 232 km. It takes approximately 3h 10m to drive from Sofia to Dolen.

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There are one+ hotels available in Dolen. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 129.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 21m

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Dolen, Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria?

Municipality of Bansko operates a bus from Sofia to Dospat 3 times a week. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2h 40m.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Municipality of Bansko
Website
bansko.net
Bus from Sofia to Dospat
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
bansko.net
Gotse Delchev Municipality Bus
Website
gotsedelchev.bg
Bus from Sofia to Goce Delčev
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Gotse Delchev Municipality Bus
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Goce Delčev
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Goce Delčev
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Hadzhidimovo
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Other operators
Taxi from Belovo to Dolen
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Sevan Taksi
Phone
+359 35 950 809
Tiko Taxi
Phone
+359 89 544 1255
Website
tikotaxipazardzhik.com
Taxi Bulgaria
Phone
+359 88 833 3405
Website
taxi-bulgaria.com
Ivanina Taxi
Phone
+359 89 650 6660
Website
facebook.com

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