There are 5 ways to get from Struga (State) to Sofia by shuttle, bus, train, car or plane

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Shuttle, bus  •  7h 28m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Struga to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Struga Central Bus Station to Skopje Central Bus Station Struga - Nova Gorica / ...
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia

$43 - $57

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the train from Kichevo to Skopje 661
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia

$61 - $93

Drive  •  5h 44m

  1. Drive from Struga (State) to Sofia 431.4 km

$40 - $65

Shuttle, fly  •  9h 31m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Struga to Tiranë
  2. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Sofia (SOF) TIA - SOF

$111 - $342

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Struga (State) to Sofia is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 5h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Struga (State) to Sofia is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 5h 44m.

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The distance between Struga (State) and Sofia is 272 km. The road distance is 431.4 km.

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The best way to get from Struga (State) to Sofia without a car is to shuttle and bus which takes 7h 28m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 28m to get from Struga (State) to Sofia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Tirana Airport to Sofia Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 25m and has one stopover.

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Sofia is 1h ahead of Struga (State). It is currently 7:15 PM in Struga (State) and 8:15 PM in Sofia.

Yes, the driving distance between Struga (State) to Sofia is 431 km. It takes approximately 5h 44m to drive from Struga (State) to Sofia.

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Aegean Airlines, Bulgaria Air, Alitalia and two other airlines offer flights from Tirana Airport to Sofia Airport.

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There are 1120+ hotels available in Sofia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Struga (State) to Sofia.
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  • Distance: 272.5 km
  • Duration: 7h 28m

What companies run services between Struga (State), North Macedonia and Sofia, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Struga (State) to Sofia via Struga Central Bus Station, Skopje Central Bus Station, and Skopje in around 8h 57m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Tirana to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Tirana to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Tirana to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Tirana to Sofia via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Train operators
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Bus operators
Euro Linia
Phone
+389 46 787 467
Email
eurolinia6@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Shuttle from Struga to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
facebook.com
Shuttle from Struga to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
ms.mk
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
matpu.com
DRD Turizem
Phone
+386 (0)51 224 222
Email
info@drd.si
Website
drd.si
Bus from Struga Central Bus Station to Skopje Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Website
DRD Turizem

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