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There are 8 ways to get from Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Nuremberg  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Nuremberg (NUE) SOF - NUE

$48 - $194

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Fly to Munich, train  •  8 h 15 min

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

$134 - $379

Bus Georg, train  •  20 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Passau
  2. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...

$135 - $266

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  22 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Nürnberg

$50 - $130

Bus, train via Belgrad Central Bus Station  •  23 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Belgrad Central Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Wien Hbf D
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice

$172 - $261

Bus Arda Tur  •  25 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Nürnberg Haskovo - Nuernberg 10:15Additional / ...

$50 - $250

Bus Radina VIP, train  •  26 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Bayreyth
  2. Take the train from Bayreuth Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf R3

$115 - $141

Drive  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station 913.1 miles

$190 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station is to fly which costs $45 - $200 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station is to fly which costs $45 - $200 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Nürnberg. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 22 h.

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The distance between Sofia and Nuremberg Central Station is 1204 km. The road distance is 1461 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station without a car is to bus and train which takes 20 h 21 min and costs $130 - $270.

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station, including transfers.

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Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station bus services, operated by Arda Tur, depart from Sofia station.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station is to fly which takes 5 h 1 min and costs $45 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $130 and takes 22 h.

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station bus services, operated by Arda Tur, arrive at Nürnberg station.

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Map of how to get from Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station.
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  • Distance: 752.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Nuremberg Central Station, Germany?

Wizz Air, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station 5 times a day. Alternatively, Union Ivkoni operates a bus from Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station 3 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 22 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $380
Flights from Sofia to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $380
Flights from Sofia to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Nuremberg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Sofia to Munich via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Sofia to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
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 München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Passau Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
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 Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Bus operators
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Passau
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $200
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Nürnberg
Ave. Duration
23 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from Sofia to Passau
Ave. Duration
19 h 44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Bus from Sofia to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
23 h 31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Bus from Sofia to Bayreyth
Ave. Duration
24 h 47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Union Ivkoni
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
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Nuremberg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
karat-s.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia to Nürnberg
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$78
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Nürnberg
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com

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Nuremberg Central Station is 1 h behind Sofia. It is currently 1:06 AM in Sofia and 12:06 AM in Nuremberg Central Station.

Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station is 1461 km. It takes approximately 14 h 38 min to drive from Sofia to Nuremberg Central Station.

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Wizz Air, Bulgaria Air, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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There are 663+ hotels available in Nuremberg Central Station. Prices start at $64 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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