There are 3 ways to get from Sofia to Pirot by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Pirot

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Dragoman 10210 / ...
  2. Drive from Dragoman to Pirot

$7 - $11

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Pirot 56.1 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Pirot is to bus which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Pirot is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Pirot. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Pirot is 79 km. The road distance is 89.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Pirot without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 42 min and costs $7 - $11.

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The bus from Sofia to Pirot takes 1 h 42 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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Sofia to Pirot bus services, operated by Matpu, arrive at Pirot station.

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Pirot is 1 h behind Sofia. It is currently 5:50 AM in Sofia and 4:50 AM in Pirot.

Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Pirot is 90 km. It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to drive from Sofia to Pirot.

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  • Distance: 49.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Pirot, Serbia?

Matpu operates a bus from Sofia to Pirot twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min. Nis Ekspres also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Pirot
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
matpu.com
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Pirot
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs

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