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Overview: Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia

distanceDistance861 miles (1388 km)
durationAverage bus duration25 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$93 (€78)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersEurolines Germany, Karat-S, Union Ivkoni International or Flixbus

Buses from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia cover the 861 miles (1388 km) long journey taking on average 25 h 30 min with our travel partners like Eurolines Germany, Karat-S, Union Ivkoni International or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $75 (€62), but the average price of bus tickets is $93 (€78). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара).

Bus providers: FlixBus from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia

For as little as $75 (€62) you can travel by bus between Frankfurt am Main and Sofia with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: $101

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your FlixBus bus ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia:

  • 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 Frankfurt am Main

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 Frankfurt am Main to Sofia.
FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for buses between Frankfurt am Main and Sofia?

Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Sofia, Bulgaria by bus is: Partially open.

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Bulgaria from Frankfurt am Main?

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)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival

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: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/24/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Frankfurt am Main and Sofia before traveling.

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

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Sofia to Frankfurt am Main 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 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, 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 1/24/22. 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 Frankfurt am Main from Sofia here.

How much do cheap bus tickets to Sofia from Frankfurt am Main cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia to cost as little as $75 (€62)  in the next 7 days.

What is the price of a bus ticket to Sofia from Frankfurt am Main?

The Frankfurt am Main to Sofia bus ticket price is on average $93 (€78)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.

How far is Sofia from Frankfurt am Main by bus?

The distance to Sofia from Frankfurt am Main by bus is approximately 861 miles (1388 km).

How long is the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia?

On average the Frankfurt am Main to Sofia bus travel time is 25 h 30 min  for the 861 miles (1388 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What station does the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia depart from? Which Sofia bus station do I come into from Frankfurt am Main?

There are a few bus stations in Frankfurt am Main to start your route from including Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, Frankfurt am Main, Pforzheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof Südseite) and Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Terminal 1. In Sofia you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара), София, Централна Автогара (Sofia, Tsentralna Avtogara) and Sofia, Bus and Coach Station Poduyane (София, Автогара Подуяне).

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   and arrive in Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара).

Where is the bus station in Frankfurt am Main to go to Sofia? Where is the bus station in Sofia located?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and travel around 6.7 miles (10.8 km) from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара) and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the bus station to the city center in Sofia.

Which bus companies can take me from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia?

For the best Frankfurt am Main to Sofia bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Eurolines Germany, Karat-S, Union Ivkoni International or Flixbus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia to compare what amenities they may offer.

Is there a direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia?

Yes, you can search for direct buses from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia on Omio with Flixbus or Karat-S, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your bus ticket.

When does the first bus depart from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia? When does the last bus depart from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia?

The earliest bus departing from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia leaves at 1: 15 PM. The last bus departing from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia leaves at 6: 30 PM. You can find the latest Frankfurt am Main to Sofia bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How early should I buy Frankfurt am Main to Sofia bus tickets to get the best deals?

You can find buses between Frankfurt am Main and Sofia to cost on average $93 (€78) 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 trip. You’ll see tickets for the Frankfurt am Main to Sofia bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.