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 Berlin to Sofia will cost around $ 113 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 111.
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1d 7 m
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Of the 2 buses that leave Berlin for Sofia every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 1319 km distance in an average of 1d 7 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1d .
The slowest buses will take 1d 15 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.
|Distance||817 miles (1318 km)|
|Average bus duration||23 h 55 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$101 (€81)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus companies||Eurolines Germany, Flixbus, Infobus or Union Ivkoni International|
Buses from Berlin to Sofia cover the 817 miles (1318 km) long journey taking on average 23 h 55 min with our travel partners like Eurolines Germany, Flixbus, Infobus 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 journey for as low as $75 (€60), but the average price of bus tickets is $101 (€81). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara).
Travel between Berlin and Sofia from $75 (€60) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.
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.
FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus between Berlin and Sofia are the following:
Travel between Berlin, Germany and Sofia, Bulgaria by bus is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Bulgaria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/26/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Berlin to Sofia as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Sofia to Berlin is: Partially open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/26/21. 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 Berlin from Sofia here.
When taking the bus from Berlin to Sofia, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof, Berlin, ZOB and Berlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz. Your route can end in bus stations such as София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara), София, Централна Автогара (Sofia, Tsentralna Avtogara) and Sofia, Bus and Coach Station Poduyane (София, Автогара Подуяне).
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Berlin Hbf and arrive in София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara).
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Berlin Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara) and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the bus station to the city center in Sofia.
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