There are 5 ways to get from Sofia to Malmö by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, night train or car

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Fly  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Copenhagen (CPH) SOF - CPH

$63 - $275

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  30 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Györ
  2. Take the train from Györ to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  5. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029

$271 - $406

Bus, bus and ferry  •  34 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Niš to Malmö

$105 - $124

Bus, night train  •  40 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Berlin
  2. Take the night train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Malmö centralstation Berlin Night Express

$151

Drive  •  23 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Malmö 1518.3 miles

$340 - $500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Malmö is to bus and bus and ferry which costs $100 - $130 and takes 34 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Malmö is to fly which costs $60 - $280 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sofia to Malmö. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Malmö via Niš. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 46 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Malmö is 1616 km. The road distance is 2429.3 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Malmö without a car is to bus and train which takes 30 h 42 min and costs $270 - $410.

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It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to get from Sofia to Malmö, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Sofia to Malmö bus services, operated by Lasta, arrive at Malmö station.

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Malmö is 1 h behind Sofia. It is currently 3:47 PM in Sofia and 2:47 PM in Malmö.

Map of how to get from Sofia to Malmö.
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  • Distance: 1009.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 56 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Malmö, Sweden?

Wizz Air, Austrian Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Sofia to Malmö hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Copenhagen via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Györ to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Night train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Malmö centralstation
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Bus operators
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Györ
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
karat-s.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Racic Eurobus
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Sofia to Berlin
Ave. Duration
26 h 56 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$117
Schedules at
racicbg.com

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