There are 8 ways to get from Sofia to Larissa by bus, train, 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

Bus Union Ivkoni, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. 601 / ...

$22 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus EAAA  •  7 h 15 min

$17 - $29

6 alternative options

Bus Arda Tur, train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. 601 / ...

$24 - $33

Train, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. 361
  2. 601 / ...

$22 - $31

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  8 h 33 min

Drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. 278.4 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Thessaloniki, train  •  9 h 39 min

  1. SOF - SKG

$89 - $278

Fly to Ioannina, bus  •  13 h 34 min

  1. SOF - IOA

$70 - $254

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Larissa, Greece?

EAAA operates a bus from Sofia to Larissa twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $29 and the journey takes 7 h 15 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Athens, Paros
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Bucharest Otopeni, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Larnaca, Athens
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Bucharest Otopeni, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Paphos
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
TUS Airways Ltd
Website
tusairways.com
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Larnaca
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,500
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Larissa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$10 - $14
First Class
$12 - $16
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Larissa
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Blagoevgrad to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Larissa
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Sofia to Larissa
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $65
Schedules at
valeross.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Larissa
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36 - $39
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Larisas
Phone
2410 567.600
Website
ktellarisas.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Larissa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ktellarisas.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Larissa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
ktellarisas.gr
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Larissa
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sofia and Larissa is 349 km. The road distance is 445 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Larissa is to bus which costs $17 - $29 and takes 7 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Sofia to Larissa is to drive which takes 4 h 54 min and costs $65 - $100.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Larissa. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Sofia to Larissa, including transfers.