Travel options for:
Sofia to Istanbul
  • Fly

    $68 - $203
    1. Sofia

      39 min - every 30 minutes - line 84

      $1

    2. Sofia (SOF)

      1 h 25 min - non-stop

      $65 - $200

    3. Istanbul (IST)

      33 min - every 5 minutes

      $2

      • Istanbul
  • Bus MetroTurizm

    $18 - $47
    1. Sofia

      9 h - 4 times a day

      $15 - $45

    2. Otogar

      12 min - every 5 minutes

      $2

      • Aksaray
  • Bus Matpu

    $28 - $40
    1. Sofia

      1 h 42 min - every 3 hours

      $7 - $10

    2. Plovdiv

      8 h 31 min - once daily

      $19 - $28

    3. Otogar

      12 min - every 5 minutes

      $2

      • Aksaray
  • Night train

    $16 - $73
    1. Sofia

      10 h 49 min - once daily

      $14 - $75

    2. Halkali

      42 min - once daily

      $1

      • Istanbul Sirkeci
  • Night train via Kapikule

    $11 - $14
    1. Sofia

      6 h 40 min - once daily

      $8 - $9

    2. Kapikule

      4 h 55 min - once daily

      $3 - $5

      • Istanbul Sirkeci
  • Drive

    $70 - $110
    1. Sofia

      5 h 8 min - 341.9 miles

      $70 - $110

      • Istanbul
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From Tzarigradsko shose Blvd. line 84 bus to Sofia airport, fly to Istanbul airport, then Metro to Istanbul. 4 h 39 min $112. From Sofia bus to Otogar then Metro to Aksaray. 9 h 14 min $24. From Sofia bus to Plovdiv, bus to Otogar, then Metro to Aksaray. 11 h 27 min $37. From Sofia night train to Halkali then night train to Istanbul Sirkeci. 12 h 31 min $16. From Sofia night train to Kapikule then night train to Istanbul Sirkeci. 12 h 35 min $12. From Sofia drive to Istanbul. 5 h 8 min $86.