There are 7 ways to get from Sofia to Zagreb by plane, 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

Fly to Zagreb  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Zagreb (ZAG) SOF - ZAG

$135 - $451

Cheapest option

Bus ATVO S.p.A.  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Autobusni kolodvor Florentia Bus / ...

$35 - $130

5 alternative options

Fly to Graz  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Graz (GRZ) SOF - GRZ

$146 - $791

Fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Ljubljana (LJU) SOF - LJU

$141 - $681

Bus, train  •  17 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the train from Niš to Beograd centar 790
  3. Take the train from Beograd centar to Šid
  4. Take the train from Sid(SRB) to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. En

$39 - $71

Bus Nis Ekspres  •  25 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the bus from Niš to Zagreb

$38 - $54

Drive  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Zagreb 489.2 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Zagreb is to bus which costs $35 - $55 and takes 25 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Zagreb is to fly which costs $140 - $700 and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Zagreb is 680 km. The road distance is 782.7 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Sofia to Zagreb, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sofia Serdika and arriving at Autobusni kolodvor. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Zagreb, Croatia?

Austrian Airlines, Air Serbia and seven other airlines fly from Sofia to Zagreb hourly. Alternatively, ATVO S.p.A. operates a bus from Sofia to Zagreb once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 11 h 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Sofia to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Sofia to Graz via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Sofia to Graz via Vienna, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $500
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Sofia to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Train operators
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Niš to Beograd centar
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Train from Beograd centar to Šid
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$3 - $6
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $10
1st class
$6
2nd class
$4
Bus operators
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Autobusni kolodvor
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
atvo.it
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Zagreb - Motel Plitvice
Ave. Duration
14 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
21 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs

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