There are 6 ways to get from Sofia to Iași by plane, bus, train, 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

Fly  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Iasi (IAS) SOF - IAS

$111 - $221

Cheapest option

Train, night train, bus  •  19 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Ruse 462
  2. Take the night train from Ruse to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  3. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Iași

$32 - $45

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Bus Teisa Travel  •  16 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Ruse
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
  3. Take the bus from Otopeni Airport to Iaşi

Train, bus  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Ruse 462
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
  3. Take the bus from Otopeni Airport to Iaşi

Bus via Focşani  •  22 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucureşti to Focşani
  3. Take the bus from Focsani to Iasi

$39 - $57

Drive  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Iași 490.6 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Iași is to train and night train and bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 19 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Iași is to fly which costs $110 - $230 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sofia station to Iași. However, there are services departing from Sofia - Central Bus Station and arriving at Iaşi via Ruse and Otopeni Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h.

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The distance between Sofia and Iași is 600 km. The road distance is 785 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Iași without a car is to bus which takes 16 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Sofia to Iași, including transfers.

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Sofia to Iași bus services, operated by ETAP Group, arrive at Sofia - Central Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Iași is to fly which takes 5 h 34 min and costs $110 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16 h.

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There is no direct flight from Sofia Airport to Iasi Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Sofia to Iași bus services, operated by Teisa Travel, arrive at Iaşi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Iași is 785 km. It takes approximately 10 h 53 min to drive from Sofia to Iași.

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Tarom offers flights from Sofia Airport to Iasi Airport.

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  • Distance: 375 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Iași, Romania?

Tarom flies from Sofia to Iași twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sofia to Iași via Ruse, Bucharest Otopeni Airport, and Otopeni Airport in around 16 h.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sofia to Iasi via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Ruse to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Ruse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Union Ivkoni
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Teisa Travel
Phone
(+40) 752 323 130
Email
office@teisa.ro
Website
teisa.ro
Bus from Otopeni Airport to Iaşi
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Schedules at
teisa.ro
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Otopeni Airport to Iași
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Bus from Bucuresti to Iași
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Sofia to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Acomar
Phone
+4-0723-660.987
Website
acomar.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucureşti to Focşani
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
acomar.autogari.ro
C&I
Phone
021.330.81.32
Email
office@c-i.ro
Website
c-i.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Focşani
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
c-i.ro
Voion Trans SRL
Phone
+4-0743-058.899
Website
voiontrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Focsani to Iasi
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
voiontrans.autogari.ro

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