Travel from Sofia to Shipka

Bus or train from Sofia to Shipka?

BG Razpisanie operates a bus from Sofia to Shipka 5 times a week. Tickets cost $13 - $17 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Sofia to Shipka once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $7 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min. Kazanlak Municipality Transport also services this route hourly.

How to get from Sofia to Shipka

From Sofia bus to Shipka.3 h24
From Sofia train to Kazanlak then bus to Shipka.4 h 25 min10
From Sofia taxi to Shipka.2 h 49 min282
From Sofia drive to Shipka.2 h 49 min54

Is there a direct bus between Sofia and Shipka?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Shipka. Services depart 5 times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 hours.

Operators from Sofia to Shipka