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Cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Sofia

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Cheapest

$122

Average

$122

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Barcelona to Sofia will cost around $ 122 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 122.

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12:45AMBarcelona38h45 04:30PMСофия, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara)
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$1221One-way

Bus schedule from Barcelona to Sofia

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12:45AMBarcelona38h45 04:30PMСофия, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara)
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Tue
May 17
$122Union Ivkoni International
$69ryanair sun
Wed
May 18
$120Union Ivkoni International
$45Wizz Air
Thu
May 19
$138Union Ivkoni International
$26Wizz Air
Fri
May 20
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$78Wizz Air
Sat
May 21
$125Union Ivkoni International
$80ryanair sun
Sun
May 22
$183Flixbus
$45Wizz Air
Mon
May 23
$132Union Ivkoni International
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Tue
May 24
$121Union Ivkoni International
$136ryanair sun
Wed
May 25
$117Union Ivkoni International
$78Wizz Air
Thu
May 26
$121Union Ivkoni International
$67Wizz Air
Fri
May 27
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$90Wizz Air
Sat
May 28
$110Flixbus
$75ryanair sun
Sun
May 29
$210Flixbus
$78Wizz Air
Mon
May 30
$121Union Ivkoni International
$101Wizz Air
Tue
May 31
$108Union Ivkoni International
$70ryanair sun
Wed
Jun 1
$120Union Ivkoni International
$78Wizz Air
Thu
Jun 2
$109Union Ivkoni International
$62Wizz Air
Fri
Jun 3
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$67Wizz Air
Sat
Jun 4
$123Union Ivkoni International
$55ryanair sun
Sun
Jun 5
$210Flixbus
$56Wizz Air

Bus times from Barcelona to Sofia

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Fastest Journey

1d 14 h 45 m

Average

1d 14 h 45 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

1749 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Barcelona for Sofia every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 1749 km distance in an average of 1d 14 h 45 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1d 14 h 45 m .

The slowest buses will take 1d 14 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
12:45AMBarcelona38h45 04:30PMСофия, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara)
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$1221One-way

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Overview: Bus from Barcelona to Sofia

distanceDistance1084 miles (1749 km)
durationAverage bus duration37 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$135 (€123)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesFlixbus or Union Ivkoni International

Buses from Barcelona to Sofia cover the 1084 miles (1749 km) long journey taking on average 37 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or Union Ivkoni International. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $120 (€108), but the average price of bus tickets is $135 (€123). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара).

Bus providers: FlixBus from Barcelona to Sofia

Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets between Barcelona and Sofia from $120 (€108) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $183

FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus from Barcelona to Sofia are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Bus to Sofia from Barcelona

Take the bus to Sofia easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Barcelona to Sofia.
FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for buses to Sofia from Barcelona?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Sofia, Bulgaria by bus is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Bulgaria from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Bulgaria from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Sofia, Bulgaria?

When traveling in Bulgaria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 5/16/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Barcelona and Sofia before traveling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by bus to Barcelona, Spain from Sofia, Bulgaria?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Sofia to Barcelona is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from Bulgaria?

Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Sofia?

What are the requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 5/16/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Barcelona from Sofia here.

What is the price of the cheapest bus from Barcelona to Sofia?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Barcelona to Sofia buses for as little as $120 (€108)  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a bus between Barcelona and Sofia?

If you’re looking to book your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Barcelona to Sofia bus price to come in at an average of $135 (€123)  one way.

How many miles is it from Barcelona to Sofia by bus?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Barcelona and Sofia by bus to be approximately 1084 miles (1749 km).

How many hours is the bus time between Barcelona and Sofia?

The Barcelona to Sofia bus duration is on average 37 h 45 min, which is to be expected when traveling 1084 miles (1749 km) from Barcelona to Sofia. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What bus station in Barcelona goes to Sofia? What bus station do I come into Sofia from Barcelona?

When taking the bus from Barcelona to Sofia, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants. Your journey can end in bus stations such as Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара), София, Сердика Център (Sofia, Serdika Center) and София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Barcelona Sants   and arrive in Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара).

Where is the bus station in Barcelona to go to Sofia? Where is the bus station in Sofia located?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Barcelona Sants, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара), located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center.

Which bus providers can take me to Sofia from Barcelona?

If you're looking for buses from Barcelona to Sofia, you can rely on Flixbus or Union Ivkoni International to get you to Sofia. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Barcelona to Sofia trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many buses are there between Barcelona and Sofia a day?

On average, there is 1 bus a day from Barcelona to Sofia. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first bus depart from Barcelona to Sofia? When does the last bus depart from Barcelona to Sofia?

The earliest bus for this route departs from Barcelona at 7: 45 AM. The last bus leaves from Barcelona at 11: 45 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Barcelona to Sofia and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy a bus ticket from Barcelona to Sofia to get the best deals?

If you purchase the Barcelona to Sofia bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $135 (€123). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Barcelona to Sofia. Look out for bus tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.