There are 5 ways to get from Sofia to Edirne by train, bus, night 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

Train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Svilengrad 493 / ...

$10 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Kapikule

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Night train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the night train from Sofia to Edirne Bosphor Express

$9 - $10

Bus, night train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Plovdiv
  2. Take the night train from Plovdiv to Edirne Bosphor Express

$12 - $20

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Edirne 194.7 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Edirne is to night train which costs $9 - $10 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Edirne is to drive which takes 2 h 48 min and costs $30 - $45.

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The distance between Sofia and Edirne is 289 km. The road distance is 311 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Sofia to Edirne, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Sofia and arriving at Edirne. The journey takes approximately 6 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Edirne, Turkey?

Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Sofia to Edirne once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $9 and the journey takes 4 h 3 min. Alternatively, Huntur Travel operates a bus from Sofia to Edirne once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 5 h 23 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Sofia to Edirne
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Plovdiv to Edirne
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Kapikule
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
Union Ivkoni
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com

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