There are 4 ways to get from Sofia to Pristina 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.

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Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Pristina

$18 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Priština 892

$25

Bus, train #2  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Pristina

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Pristina 189.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Pristina is to bus and train which costs $25 and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Pristina is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Pristina is 176 km. The road distance is 303.6 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 40 min to get from Sofia to Pristina, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sofia to Pristina. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Pristina via Skopje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Pristina, Kosovo?

You can take a bus from Sofia to Pristina via Skopje in around 7 h 40 min.

Train operators
MZI
Website
mzi.mk
Train from Skopje to Priština
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mzi.mk
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Priština
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $24
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Trainkos
Phone
038 534 – 814
Email
info@trainkos.com
Website
trainkos.com
Train from Skopje to Pristina
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Bus operators
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Pristina
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Aurora Tours
Phone
(020) 601 602
Email
auroratoursnp@gmail.com
Website
auroratours.rs
Bus from Skopje to Pristina
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
auroratours.rs
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 43
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com

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