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There are 4 ways to get from Sofia to Novi Sad by bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus Karat-S  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Belgrad Central Bus Station Varna - Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Novi Sad

$50 - $72

Cheapest option

Bus Nis Ekspres  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the bus from Niš to Novi Sad

$25 - $29

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5h 29m

  1. Drive from Sofia to Novi Sad 302.7 miles

$50 - $80

Fly, shuttle  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Belgrade (BEG) SOF - BEG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Novi Sad is to bus which costs $25 - $30 and takes 8h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Novi Sad is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sofia station to Novi Sad. However, there are services departing from Sofia Serdica Bus Station and arriving at Novi Sad via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 12m.

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The distance between Sofia and Novi Sad is 398 km. The road distance is 484.3 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Novi Sad without a car is to bus which takes 7h 12m and costs $45 - $75.

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It takes approximately 7h 12m to get from Sofia to Novi Sad, including transfers.

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Sofia to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Karat-S, arrive at Sofia Serdica Bus Station.

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Belgrade Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Sofia to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Dunavprevoz D.O.O., arrive at Novi Sad station.

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Novi Sad is 1h behind Sofia. It is currently 7:14 PM in Sofia and 6:14 PM in Novi Sad.

Map of how to get from Sofia to Novi Sad.
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  • Distance: 248.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 12m

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Novi Sad, Serbia?

You can take a bus from Sofia to Novi Sad via Beograd in around 7h 12m.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Bus operators
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Belgrad Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Karat-S
Dunavprevoz D.O.O.
Severtrans
Phone
(025) 424-577
Email
office@severtrans.rs
Website
severtrans.rs
Bus from Beograd to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
severtrans.rs
Farlang TC doo
Phone
+381 21 832 682
Website
farlangtc.com
Bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
farlangtc.com
Jugoprevoz Kruševac AD
Phone
+381 37 421 555
Email
adjugoprevozks@gmail.com
Website
jugoprevozks.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
jugoprevozks.rs
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
3h
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
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
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Bus from Niš to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Belgrade to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs

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Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Novi Sad is 484 km. It takes approximately 5h 29m to drive from Sofia to Novi Sad.

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Air Serbia offers flights from Sofia Airport to Belgrade Airport.

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There are 819+ hotels available in Novi Sad. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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

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