There are 7 ways to get from Sofia to Lublin by plane, train, 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.

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Fly to Warsaw, train  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Warsaw (WAW) SOF - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Lublin

$80 - $250

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Fly to Rzeszow, bus  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Rzeszow (RZE) SOF - RZE
  2. Take the bus from Rzeszów, Rzeszów Jasionka Lotnisko to Lublin

$60 - $267

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Fly to Lviv, bus  •  13 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Lviv (LWO) SOF - LWO
  2. Take the bus from Lviv to Lublin

$111 - $217

Bus Tourbus Bulgaria  •  26 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Kraków
  2. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Lublin Kpb1

$84 - $142

Bus, train  •  26 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Kraków
  2. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Warszawa Centralna Eic / ...
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Lublin

$85 - $140

Bus Georg  •  32 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Warszawa
  2. Take the bus from Warszawa to Lublin

$264 - $327

Drive  •  16 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Lublin 862.2 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Lublin is to fly and train which costs $75 - $250 and takes 8 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Lublin is to fly and train which costs $75 - $250 and takes 8 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sofia to Lublin. However, there are services departing from Sofia Serdika and arriving at Lublin via Kraków, Kraków MDA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 20 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Lublin is 953 km. The road distance is 1379.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Lublin without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 20 min and costs $80 - $150.

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It takes approximately 8 h 53 min to get from Sofia to Lublin, including transfers.

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Sofia to Lublin bus services, operated by Tourbus Bulgaria, depart from Sofia Serdika station.

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Warsaw Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Sofia to Lublin bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lublin station.

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Lublin is 1 h behind Sofia. It is currently 2:43 AM in Sofia and 1:43 AM in Lublin.

Map of how to get from Sofia to Lublin.
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  • Distance: 595.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 53 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Lublin, Poland?

You can take a bus from Sofia to Lublin via Kraków and Kraków, Kraków MDA in around 26 h 20 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Sofia to Rzeszow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
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
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Sofia to Lviv via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Rzeszow via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Sofia to Rzeszow via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Sofia to Lviv via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $430
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Sofia to Lviv via Kiev
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Sofia to Lviv via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Warsaw via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Sofia to Warsaw via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Sofia to Warsaw via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Rzeszow via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
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
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Lublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
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2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Krakow Glowny to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $20
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Lublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rzeszów, Rzeszów Jasionka Lotnisko to Lublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Lublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Lviv to Lublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
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 - $120
Schedules at
touring.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
27 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$240 - $310
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
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Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Lublin is 1379 km. It takes approximately 16 h 28 min to drive from Sofia to Lublin.

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Bulgaria Air, CSA, Adria Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Warsaw Airport.

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There are 270+ hotels available in Lublin. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Sofia Airport is to line 84 shuttle which takes 34 min and costs $1.

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