There are 8 ways to get from Sofia to Mostar by bus, car, train 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, car, train  •  16 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the bus from Niš to Kraljevo
  3. Take the car from Kraljevo to Novi Pazar
  4. Take the bus from Novi Pazar to Sarajevo
  5. Take the train from Sarajevo to Mostar 723 / ...

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Bus Royal Travel Cetinje  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the bus from Niš to Herceg Novi
  3. Take the bus from Herceg Novi to Mostar

$51 - $82

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Bus, train  •  16 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Novi Pazar
  3. Take the bus from Novi Pazar to Sarajevo
  4. Take the train from Sarajevo to Mostar 723 / ...

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  20 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Kumanovo
  2. Take the bus from Kumanovo to Herceg Novi
  3. Take the bus from Herceg Novi Zob to Mostar Bus Station East

$53 - $77

Drive  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Mostar 452.6 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Sarajevo, train  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Sarajevo (SJJ) SOF - SJJ
  2. Take the train from Sarajevo to Mostar

$151 - $313

Fly to Split, bus  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Split (SPU) SOF - SPU
  2. Take the bus from Split to Mostar

$155 - $290

Fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Dubrovnik (DBV) SOF - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Mostar Bus Station East

$148 - $413

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Mostar is to bus which costs $50 - $80 and takes 20 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Mostar is to fly and train which costs $150 - $320 and takes 9 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sofia to Mostar station. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Mostar Bus Station East via Kumanovo and Herceg Novi Zob. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 24 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Mostar is 454 km. The road distance is 724.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Mostar without a car is to bus and train which takes 16 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 16 h 24 min to get from Sofia to Mostar, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Sofia Airport to Sarajevo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Sofia to Mostar bus services, operated by Globtour, arrive at Mostar Bus Station East.

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Mostar is 1 h behind Sofia. It is currently 3:18 AM in Sofia and 2:18 AM in Mostar.

Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Mostar is 724 km. It takes approximately 10 h 17 min to drive from Sofia to Mostar.

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Bulgaria Air, Turkish Airlines, Adria Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Sarajevo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sofia to Mostar.
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  • Distance: 283.8 miles
  • Duration: 16 h 24 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina?

You can take a bus from Sofia to Mostar via Kumanovo, Herceg Novi, and Herceg Novi Zob in around 20 h 24 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Sarajevo via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Sofia to Sarajevo via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Sofia to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Sofia to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Sofia to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Sarajevo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Flights from Sofia to Dubrovnik via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Split via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Dubrovnik via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Sofia to Split via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Sofia to Split via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sofia to Split via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Dubrovnik via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Sarajevo to Mostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
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
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Kumanovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
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
Bus from Niš to Kraljevo
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Autoprevoz Cacak
Phone
+381 32 322 461
Email
info@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Bus from Niš to Kraljevo
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Gaga Turs Zlatibor
Phone
+381 (0) 31 524-518
Email
office@gaga-turs.rs
Website
gaga-turs.rs
Bus from Niš to Kraljevo
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
gaga-turs.rs
Autoprevoz Gornji Milanovac
Phone
+(381)(32)711254
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Niš to Kraljevo
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
redvoznje.net
Benko Tours 92
Phone
+(381)(20)311833
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Novi Pazar to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
benkotours92.com
Ozlem Tours
Phone
+38120 411090
Email
ozlemtours@yahoo.com
Website
ozlem.rs
Bus from Skopje to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ozlem.rs
Aurora Tours
Phone
(020) 601 602
Email
auroratoursnp@gmail.com
Website
auroratours.rs
Bus from Skopje to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
auroratours.rs
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Kumanovo to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
9 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ms.mk
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Herceg Novi Zob to Mostar Bus Station East
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Mostar Bus Station East
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
globtour.com
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Niš to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Centrotrans Eurolines
Promet Makarska
Autoprevoz - Bus d.d.
Phone
+387 36 551 900
Email
booking@autoprevoz-bus.ba
Website
autoprevoz.ba
Bus from Split to Mostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
autoprevoz.ba
Other operators
Delix Tours

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