There are 8 ways to get from Sofia to Munich 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Munich  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Munich (MUC) SOF - MUC

$94 - $314

Cheapest option

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Nuremberg (NUE) SOF - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf

$88 - $254

6 alternative options

Fly to Salzburg, train  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Salzburg (SZG) SOF - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf

$141 - $1,151

Fly to Innsbruck, train  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Innsbruck (INN) SOF - INN
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to München Ost

$220 - $820

Bus, train  •  20 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Landshut
  2. Take the train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to München Hbf Re / ...

$130 - $251

Bus  •  21 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Munich Switzerland

$124

Train  •  30 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad 491
  2. Take the train from Dimitrovgrad to Niš
  3. Take the train from Niš to Belgrade
  4. Take the train from Beograd to Schwarzach-St.Veit En
  5. Take the train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Salzburg Hbf Rex / ...
  6. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...

$113 - $219

Drive  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Munich 833.8 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Munich is to bus which costs $124 and takes 21 h.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Munich is to fly which takes 5 h 17 min and costs $90 - $320.

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The distance between Sofia and Munich is 1097 km. The road distance is 1334 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Sofia to Munich, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia Serdika and arriving at Munich. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Sofia to Munich. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at München Hbf via Dimitrovgrad, Niš, Beograd, Schwarzach-St.Veit and Salzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Munich, Germany?

Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Sofia to Munich every 2 hours. Alternatively, KARAT-S operates a bus from Sofia to Munich 6 times a week. Tickets cost $124 and the journey takes 21 h. Four other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $380
Flights from Sofia to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $380
Flights from Sofia to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,400
Flights from Sofia to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Sofia to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,400
Flights from Sofia to Salzburg via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,400
Flights from Sofia to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Munich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Sofia to Nuremberg via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Sofia to Salzburg via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Sofia to Munich via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sofia to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Nuremberg via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Salzburg via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $2,100
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to München Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf. to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$2 - $3
1st Class Ticket
$3 - $5
Train from Dimitrovgrad to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$3 - $5
1st Class Ticket
$5 - $9
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Niš to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $55
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Landshut
Ave. Duration
19 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Munich
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$124
Schedules at
karat-s.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Munich
Ave. Duration
20 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Has Turizm
Website
hasturizm.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Munich
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
hasturizm.bg
Rally 13
Website
rally13.com
Bus from Sofia to München
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$107
Schedules at
rally13.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Munich
Ave. Duration
23 h 41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu

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