London Sofia bus

Cheap bus tickets from London to Sofia

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Cheapest

97

Average

167

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from London to Sofia is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Union Ivkoni International
09:00PMLondon47h59 08:59PMSofia
0 transfers
971One-way
Flixbus
08:00PMLondon46h00 06:00PMSofia
0 transfers
2371One-way

Bus schedule from London to Sofia

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08:00PMLondon46h00 06:00PMSofia
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Union Ivkoni International
09:00PMLondon47h59 08:59PMSofia
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Bus times from London to Sofia

Showing times and prices for Dec 09

Fastest Journey

1d 22 h

Average

1d 22 h 59 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

2015 km

Of the 2 buses that leave London for Sofia every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Flixbus
08:00PMLondon46h00 06:00PMSofia
0 transfers
2371One-way
Union Ivkoni International
09:00PMLondon47h59 08:59PMSofia
0 transfers
971One-way

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Overview: Bus from London to Sofia

distanceDistance1249 miles (2014 km)
durationAverage bus duration43 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$101 (€90)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesFlixbus or Union Ivkoni International

Buses from London to Sofia cover the 1249 miles (2014 km) long route taking on average 43 h 30 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or Union Ivkoni International. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $101 (€90), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $101 (€90). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара).

Bus companies: FlixBus from London to Sofia

Travel to Sofia from London from $101 (€90) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route 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.

  • Average Price: $101

Buses from London to Sofia: Journey Details

There are various bus providers and routes for the London to Sofia journey. Balkanhorn operate one service per week during low season, and two services per week during the rest of the year. The route involves five stops along the way, including at Lille, Luxembourg, Plzen, and Brno. The time of departure from London is around 7 p.m, and the arrival time is about 39 hours later at approximately 10 a.m. Eurolines also operate buses from London to Sofia. The journey is indirect, and involves stops at Ghent, Liege and Aachen. Passengers change to another Eurolines bus in Frankfurt. The total trip takes approximately 48 hours. Dates and times of travel vary – there is usually at least one Eurolines service per week. The London to Sofia bus trip involves a ferry crossing at Dover.

Taking the Bus from London

Buses from London to Sofia usually depart from London Victoria Station. The station is open 24 hours, and is centrally located within the city. It is easily accessible by cab, underground, rail and buses. Bus numbers 22, 239, 211 and C1 stop at the station. In addition, the N11 night bus service stops here. The coach station is within 300 metres from Victoria rail and underground station, which is served by the District, Circle and Victoria subway lines. For those arriving at Victoria Coach Station via cab, there are designated ranks conveniently located just outside the station at Eccleston Place.

Getting into Sofia by Bus

Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria, is a vibrant city with a breathtaking backdrop of Vitosha Mountain. The city is home to modern shopping centres, a vibrant nightlife, and a wide variety of attractions, such as Ivan Vazov National Theatre, Earth and Man National Museum, and St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. Buses from London to Sofia usually arrive at Serdika Coach Station (also known as Traffic Market) in Sofia. This bus station is centrally located within the city. A short walking distance away is Sofia Central railroad Station, which is served by Metro line 2. cabs are conveniently available directly outside the front entrance of the station. Local buses, including night services, also provide services to Serdika Coach Station.

Travel Tips: Bus to Sofia from London

Travel Tips: 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 London to Sofia.
FAQs

Travel by bus between London, United Kingdom and Sofia, Bulgaria is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Sofia from London restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 11/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from London to Sofia closer to your date of departure here

Return travel from Bulgaria to United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London from Sofia?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Sofia?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 11/6/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to London from Sofia.

Bus tickets between London and Sofia for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $101 (€90)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Sofia bus price to come in at an average of $101 (€90)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from London to Sofia by bus to be approximately 1249 miles (2014 km).
On average the London to Sofia bus time is 43 h 30 min  covering the 1249 miles (2014 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара).

Passengers board their bus most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 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 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the bus station to the city center in Sofia.

For the trip from London to Sofia you can take a bus with Flixbus or Union Ivkoni International. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services to Sofia from London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there is 1 bus a day from London to Sofia. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest bus for this journey departs from London at 8: 00 PM. The last bus leaves from London at 8: 00 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from London to Sofia and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way bus ticket from London to Sofia is on average $101 (€90) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets between London and Sofia available a few months in advance.

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