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There are 5 ways to get from Sofia to Paralía by bus, train 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

Bus Valeross  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Katerini

$38 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Katerini Θεσσαλονίκη - Λάρισα / ...

$31 - $40

3 alternative options

Bus Arda Tur  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Katerini

$33 - $37

Bus Ilias Travel  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Katerini

$42 - $46

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Paralía 228.7 miles

$55 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Paralía is to bus which costs $32 - $37 and takes 6 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Paralía is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 4 h 4 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Paralía is 277 km. The road distance is 365.9 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Paralía without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 55 min and costs $35 - $50.

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Sofia to Paralía, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Paralía is 366 km. It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to drive from Sofia to Paralía.

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There are 274+ hotels available in Paralía. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sofia to Paralía.
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  • Distance: 173 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Paralía, Central Macedonia, Greece?

Valeross operates a bus from Sofia to Paralía twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $18 and the journey takes 4 h 44 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Katerini
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$6 - $8
First Class
$7 - $9
Bus operators
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Sofia to Katerini
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
valeross.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $31
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki station
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com

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