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There are 10 ways to get from Sofia to Manchester Piccadilly Station by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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 Manchester  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Manchester (MAN) SOF - MAN

$54 - $159

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Fly to Liverpool, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Liverpool (LPL) SOF - LPL
  2. Take the bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street

$77 - $1,113

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Birmingham (BHX) SOF - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly

$91 - $251

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOF - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly

$91 - $320

Bus BG Razpisanie, train  •  35 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Liège
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$264 - $557

Bus and ferry Balkan Horn, train  •  35 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to London Victoria Station
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$267 - $339

Bus Radina VIP, train  •  46 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to London - Victoria Station
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$213 - $320

Bus and ferry Union Ivkoni, train  •  47 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to London
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$185 - $343

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  29 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Strasbourg to Lille Europe Tgv
  6. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to Gare de Calais Fréthun Tgv
  7. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  8. Drive from Folkestone to Manchester Piccadilly Station

$625 - $821

Drive, car ferry  •  28 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Manchester Piccadilly Station

$388 - $564

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to fly which costs $50 - $160 and takes 6 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to fly which costs $50 - $160 and takes 6 h 37 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 2226 km.

The best way to get from Sofia to Manchester Piccadilly Station without a car is to bus and train which takes 35 h 28 min and costs $260 - $600.

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from Sofia to Manchester Piccadilly Station, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 40 min.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station is 2 h behind Sofia. It is currently 8:02 AM in Sofia and 6:02 AM in Manchester Piccadilly Station.

Iraqi Airways, easyJet, British Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 839+ hotels available in Manchester Piccadilly Station. Prices start at $63 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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Map of how to get from Sofia to Manchester Piccadilly Station.
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  • Distance: 1391.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 37 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Manchester Piccadilly Station, England?

Iraqi Airways, easyJet and nine other airlines fly from Sofia to Manchester Piccadilly Station every 3 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Sofia to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Sofia to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Sofia to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Sofia to Liverpool via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Sofia to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Sofia to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Sofia to Leeds Bradford via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Sofia to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Sofia to Leeds Bradford via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Sofia to Leeds Bradford via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Sofia to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Sofia to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Sofia to Leeds Bradford via Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Sofia to Leeds Bradford via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Sofia to Leeds Bradford via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Manchester via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Sofia to Birmingham via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Iraqi Airways
Website
iraqiairways.com.iq
Flights from Sofia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sofia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Manchester via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $490
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Sofia to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Sofia to Leeds Bradford via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
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 Liège-Guillemins to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Gare de Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$63 - $66
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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 Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Strasbourg to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $45
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Gare de Calais Fréthun
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Liège
Ave. Duration
28 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to London Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
33 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$165
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from Sofia to London - Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
44 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Ferry operators

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