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There are 6 ways to get from Sofia to Gothenburg by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus or car

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Fly to Gothenburg  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Gothenburg (GOT) SOF - GOT

$103 - $220

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry Benko Tours 92  •  41 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the bus from Niš to Kraljevo
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Kraljevo to Göteborg

$91 - $120

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Fly to Copenhagen, train  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Copenhagen (CPH) SOF - CPH
  2. Take the train from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Centralstation

$96 - $321

Bus and ferry, train  •  34 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to Prague
  2. Take the train from Praha-Holesovice to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ec
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  5. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation

$201 - $301

Bus, bus and ferry Lasta  •  39 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Niš to Gothenburg

$110 - $144

Drive  •  26 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Gothenburg 1690.3 miles

$380 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Gothenburg is to bus and bus and ferry which costs $90 - $120 and takes 41 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Gothenburg is to fly which costs $100 - $220 and takes 7 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sofia to Gothenburg. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Gothenburg via Niš. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 55 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Gothenburg is 1849 km. The road distance is 2704.4 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Gothenburg without a car is to bus and ferry and train which takes 34 h 14 min and costs $200 - $310.

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It takes approximately 7 h 42 min to get from Sofia to Gothenburg, including transfers.

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Sofia to Gothenburg bus services, operated by Matpu, depart from Sofia station.

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There is no direct flight from Sofia Airport to Gothenburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Sofia to Gothenburg bus services, operated by Lasta, arrive at Gothenburg station.

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Gothenburg is 1 h behind Sofia. It is currently 11:36 AM in Sofia and 10:36 AM in Gothenburg.

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  • Distance: 1155.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 42 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Gothenburg, Sweden?

LOT, Lufthansa and 12 other airlines fly from Sofia to Gothenburg hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Sofia to Gothenburg via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $850
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha-Holesovice to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Prague
Ave. Duration
16 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
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onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Kraljevo
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Autoprevoz Cacak
Phone
+381 32 322 461
Email
info@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Bus from Niš to Kraljevo
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Gaga Turs Zlatibor
Phone
+381 (0) 31 524-518
Email
office@gaga-turs.rs
Website
gaga-turs.rs
Bus from Niš to Kraljevo
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
gaga-turs.rs
Autoprevoz Gornji Milanovac
Phone
+(381)(32)711254
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Niš to Kraljevo
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
redvoznje.net
Benko Tours 92
Phone
+(381)(20)311833
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus and ferry from Kraljevo to Göteborg
Ave. Duration
33 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Schedules at
benkotours92.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Gothenburg is 2704 km. It takes approximately 26 h 3 min to drive from Sofia to Gothenburg.

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Transavia Holland, Bulgaria Air, LOT and eight other airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Gothenburg Airport.

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There are 180+ hotels available in Gothenburg. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Sofia Airport is to line 84 shuttle which takes 34 min and costs $1.

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