The cheapest buses from Berlin to Sofia

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Cheapest

$111

Average

$113

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.

2nd Cheapest
02:15PMBerlin, ZOB24h15 03:30PMSofia
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$1111One-way
12:00PMBerlin24h00 01:00PMSofia
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$1141One-way

Timetable Berlin to Sofia

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12:00PMBerlin24h00 01:00PMSofia
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02:15PMBerlin, ZOB24h15 03:30PMSofia
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Wed
Sep 29
$103Flixbus
$48Malta Air
Thu
Sep 30
$114Eurolines Germany
$54Malta Air
Fri
Oct 1
$114Eurolines Germany
$103Malta Air
Sat
Oct 2
$74Union Ivkoni International
$193Lot Polish Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$111RACIC
$152Air Serbia
Mon
Oct 4
$74Union Ivkoni International
$139Malta Air
Tue
Oct 5
$114Eurolines Germany
$166Bulgaria Air
Wed
Oct 6
$79Flixbus
$56Malta Air
Thu
Oct 7
$114Eurolines Germany
$66Malta Air
Fri
Oct 8
$114Eurolines Germany
$89Malta Air
Sat
Oct 9
$74Union Ivkoni International
$203Bulgaria Air
Sun
Oct 10
$111RACIC
$129Bulgaria Air
Mon
Oct 11
$74Union Ivkoni International
$120Malta Air
Wed
Oct 13
$79Flixbus
$89Malta Air
Thu
Oct 14
$114Eurolines Germany
$73Malta Air
Fri
Oct 15
$114Eurolines Germany
$66Malta Air
Sat
Oct 16
$74Union Ivkoni International
$166Bulgaria Air
Mon
Oct 18
$75Union Ivkoni International
$56Malta Air

The fastest buses from Berlin to Sofia

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Fastest Journey

1d

Average

1d 7 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

1319 km

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.

Fastest
12:00PMBerlin24h00 01:00PMSofia
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$1141One-way
2nd Fastest
02:15PMBerlin, ZOB24h15 03:30PMSofia
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$1111One-way

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Bus Information between Berlin and Sofia

distanceDistance817 miles (1318 km)
durationAverage bus duration23 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$101 (€81)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesEurolines 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).

Bus companies

Travel with FlixBus between Berlin and Sofia

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

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:

    • 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

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    FAQs
    Is travel by bus currently allowed from Berlin, Germany to Sofia, Bulgaria?

    Travel between Berlin, Germany and Sofia, Bulgaria by bus is: Partially open.

    Can I enter Bulgaria from Germany?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Bulgaria from Berlin?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

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

    All travelers in Bulgaria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    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.

    What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Sofia, Bulgaria to Berlin, Germany?

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

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

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

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

    What are the requirements?

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Pre-arrival health declaration
    • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

    What are the safety rules to follow in Berlin, Germany?

    The government of Germany 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 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.

    What is the price of the cheapest bus from Berlin to Sofia?
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus to Sofia from Berlin for the next 7 days starting from $74 (€60)  one way.
    How much is a bus ticket from Berlin to Sofia?
    If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Berlin to Sofia bus to cost on average $101 (€81)  one way.
    How far is Sofia from Berlin by bus?
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Berlin and Sofia by bus to be approximately 817 miles (1318 km).
    How many hours is the bus time between Berlin and Sofia?
    On average the Berlin to Sofia bus time is 23 h 55 min  covering the 817 miles (1318 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    What station does the bus from Berlin to Sofia depart from? Which Sofia bus station do I come into from Berlin?

    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).

    Where do I find the Berlin bus station to Sofia? Where is the Sofia bus station?

    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.

    What bus companies offer a service to Sofia from Berlin?
    If you're looking for buses from Berlin to Sofia, you can rely on Eurolines Germany, Flixbus, Infobus or Union Ivkoni International to get you to Sofia. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Berlin to Sofia trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Are there any nonstop bus services from Berlin to Sofia?
    Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day between Berlin and Sofia. If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with Eurolines Germany, Arda Tur or RACIC. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
    How many buses are there between Berlin and Sofia a day?
    The average number of buses departing Berlin for Sofia is 1 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    What are the first and last departure bus times from Berlin to Sofia?
    You can take the earliest bus from Berlin to Sofia at 10: 00 AM   or take the last bus from Berlin to Sofia leaving at 9: 50 PM. Look for the latest Berlin to Sofia bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.
    How early should I book bus tickets between Berlin and Sofia to score the best deals?
    You can find buses between Berlin and Sofia to cost on average $101 (€81) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Berlin to Sofia bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.