There are 3 ways to get from Sofia to Velingrad by bus, taxi or car
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Bus • 2h
$5 - $8
2 alternative options
Taxi • 1h 41m
$65 - $85
Drive • 1h 41m
$13 - $20
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply
- Face masks are mandatory
- There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
- Observe COVID-19 safety rules
The national COVID-19 helpline number in Velingrad is 02 807 87 57.
Wearing a face mask on public transport in Velingrad is mandatory.
Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 02 807 87 57.
Last updated: 9 May 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from Sofia to Velingrad is to bus, which costs $5 - $8 and takes 2h.
The quickest way to get from Sofia to Velingrad is to taxi which costs $65 - $85 and takes 1h 41m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia and arriving at Velingrad. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 2h.
The distance between Sofia and Velingrad is 93 km. The road distance is 133.8 km.
The best way to get from Sofia to Velingrad without a car is to bus which takes 2h and costs $5 - $8.
The bus from Sofia to Velingrad takes 2h including transfers and departs three times a day.
Sofia to Velingrad bus services, operated by Avtogari, depart from Sofia station.
Sofia to Velingrad bus services, operated by Avtogari, arrive at Velingrad station.
Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Velingrad is 134 km. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Sofia to Velingrad.
There are eight+ hotels available in Velingrad. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Velingrad, Bulgaria?
Avtogari operates a bus from Sofia to Velingrad 3 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 2h.
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