There are 9 ways to get from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk by train, night bus, night train, bus, car or plane

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, night bus  •  25 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Pleven 462
  2. Take the night bus from Pleven to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari
  3. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi
  4. Take the train from Chernovcy to Ivano-Frankovsk AVE

$58 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus Ukraine buses  •  33 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi
  3. Take the bus from Chernovtsy to Ivano-Frankovsk

$32 - $59

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Train, night train  •  27 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Ruse 462
  2. Take the night train from Ruse to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  3. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi
  4. Take the train from Chernovcy to Ivano-Frankovsk AVE

$52 - $77

Train  •  27 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Gorna Oryahovitsa 462
  2. Take the train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Ruse 462
  3. Take the train from Ruse(BG) to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
  4. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi
  5. Take the train from Chernovcy to Ivano-Frankovsk AVE

$52 - $81

Bus Tourbus Bulgaria  •  32 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Kraków
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Ivano-Frankovsk 405 / ...

$95 - $154

Drive  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk 820.5 miles

$130 - $190

Fly to Ivano-Frankivsk  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Ivano-Frankivsk (IFO) SOF - IFO

$173 - $604

Fly to Lviv, train  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Lviv (LWO) SOF - LWO
  2. Take the train from Lvov to Ivano-Frankovsk

$105 - $160

Fly to Chernivtsi, train  •  14 h

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Chernivtsi (CWC) SOF - CWC
  2. Take the train from Chernovcy to Ivano-Frankovsk

$126 - $421

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk is to bus which costs $30 - $60 and takes 33 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk is to fly which costs $170 - $650 and takes 9 h 54 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Ivano-Frankivsk is 700 km. The road distance is 1312.7 km.

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It takes approximately 25 h 26 min to get from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk. However, there are services departing from Sofia Serdika and arriving at Ivano-Frankovsk via Kraków. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Ivano-Frankovsk via Ruse, Bucharest - Gara de Nord and Chernovcy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 17 min.

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Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk bus services, operated by Tourbus Bulgaria, arrive at Warszawa Zachodnia station.

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Map of how to get from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk.
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  • Distance: 437.7 miles
  • Duration: 25 h 26 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine?

You can take a train from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk via Gorna Oryahovitsa, Ruse, Ruse(BG), Bucuresti Nord Gara A, Bucharest - Gara de Nord, Chernivtsi, and Chernovcy in around 27 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk via Kraków in around 32 h 5 min.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk via Kiev
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk via Vienna, Kiev
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk via Budapest, Kiev
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Ivano-Frankivsk via Istanbul, Kiev
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Lviv via Kiev
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Sofia to Chernivtsi via Kiev
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Chernivtsi via Vienna, Kiev
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Sofia to Chernivtsi via Budapest, Kiev
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Sofia to Chernivtsi via Bucharest Otopeni, Kiev
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Chernivtsi via Athens, Kiev
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Sofia to Chernivtsi via Istanbul, Kiev
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Lviv via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Lviv via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $430
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Lviv via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Lviv via London Luton
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Sofia to Lviv via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
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
Train from Sofia to Gorna Oryahovitsa
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse(BG) to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Chernovcy to Ivano-Frankovsk
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $4
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$11 - $16
Train from Lvov to Ivano-Frankovsk
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$11 - $16
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Pleven to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Tourbus Bulgaria
Phone
00359 2 980 68 62
Email
touringbus@touring.bg
Website
touring.bg
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Kraków
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
touring.bg
Agat
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Kraków to Ivano-Frankovsk
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$31 - $35
Schedules at
agat.eu
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Kraków to Ivano-Frankovsk
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Krakow to Ivano-Frankovsk
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Odri
Phone
+38 032 243 98 10
Email
odri.lviv@gmail.com
Website
odri-ua.com
Bus from Krakow to Ivano-Frankivsk
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
odri-ua.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
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Chernovtsy to Ivano-Frankovsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua

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