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There are 5 ways to get from Vidin to Sofia by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus Avtogari  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Vidin to Sofia Vidin - Sofia

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus Planinite Bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Vidin to Vratsa
  2. Take the bus from Vratsa to Sofia

$4 - $7

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Vidin to Sofia 7623

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vidin to Sofia 121.6 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Vidin to Sofia 121.6 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Vidin to Sofia is to bus which costs $4 - $7 and takes 5 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vidin to Sofia is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vidin and arriving at Sofia. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vidin and arriving at Sofia. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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The distance between Vidin and Sofia is 148 km. The road distance is 194.6 km.

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The best way to get from Vidin to Sofia without a car is to bus which takes 4 h and costs $8 - $13.

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The bus from Vidin to Sofia takes 4 h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Vidin to Sofia bus services, operated by Avtogari, depart from Vidin station.

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Vidin to Sofia train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), depart from Vidin station.

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The best way to get from Vidin to Sofia is to bus which takes 4 h and costs $8 - $13. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $7 - $8 and takes 4 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Vidin to Sofia.
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  • Distance: 92.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Vidin, Bulgaria and Sofia, Bulgaria?

Avtogari operates a bus from Vidin to Sofia 5 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 4 h. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Vidin to Sofia once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $8 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Vidin to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Vratsa to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
avtogari.info
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Vidin to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
karat-s.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Vidin to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Planinite Bus
Website
planinite.info
Bus from Vidin to Vratsa
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
planinite.info
Bus from Vratsa to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
planinite.info
Pleven Bus Station
Phone
+359 (0) 64 888 666
Website
avtogara.pleven.bg
Bus from Vidin to Vratsa
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtogara.pleven.bg
Kozloduy
Website
kozloduy.bg
Bus from Vraca to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
kozloduy.bg
Other operators
Taxi from Vidin to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
OK Taxi
Phone
+359 94/602 121
Tiko Taksi
Phone
+359 94/600 300

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Vidin to Sofia bus services, operated by Avtogari, arrive at Sofia station.

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Vidin to Sofia train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), arrive at Sofia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vidin to Sofia is 195 km. It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to drive from Vidin to Sofia.

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