There are 3 ways to get from Sofia to Kumanovo by bus 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

Bus Matpu  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Kumanovo

$11 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus Kyustendil Municipality Transport  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Kyustendil
  2. Take the bus from Kyustendil to Kumanovo

$6 - $17

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Kumanovo 128.4 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Kumanovo is to bus which costs $6 - $17 and takes 6 h 24 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Sofia to Kumanovo is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 2 h 38 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Kumanovo. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

More details

The distance between Sofia and Kumanovo is 146 km. The road distance is 205.4 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Sofia to Kumanovo without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 55 min and costs $11 - $18.

More details

The bus from Sofia to Kumanovo takes 3 h 55 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

More details

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

More details

Sofia to Kumanovo bus services, operated by Matpu, arrive at Kumanovo station.

More details

Kumanovo is 1 h behind Sofia. It is currently 4:33 AM in Sofia and 3:33 AM in Kumanovo.

Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Kumanovo is 205 km. It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to drive from Sofia to Kumanovo.

Get driving directions

There are 24+ hotels available in Kumanovo. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Sofia to Kumanovo.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 91.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Kumanovo, Macedonia?

Matpu operates a bus from Sofia to Kumanovo twice daily. Tickets cost $11 - $18 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Bus operators
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Kumanovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
matpu.com
Kyustendil Municipality Transport
Website
kustendil.bg
Bus from Sofia to Kyustendil
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
kustendil.bg
STRANDJA
Phone
05952/ 36 35
Email
park@strandja.bg
Website
strandja.bg
Bus from Sofia to Kyustendil
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
strandja.bg
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Kyustendil to Kumanovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
ms.mk

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Travelling Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast by boat, bus, car and train, How to plan an amazing trip around Scandinavia and Getting to Rome from the airport - to help you get the most out of your next trip.