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Overview: Bus from Rome to Sofia

distanceDistance555 miles (895 km)
changesDirect busYes

Buses from Rome to Sofia cover the 555 miles (895 km) long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара).

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel by bus between Rome, Italy and Sofia, Bulgaria allowed?

Travel between Rome, Italy and Sofia, Bulgaria by bus is: Partially open.

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

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

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

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 1/17/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from Rome to Sofia before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Italy from Bulgaria by bus?

Return travel from Bulgaria to Italy is: Partially open.

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

Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • 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)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Rome, Italy?

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

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

Last checked on 1/23/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Rome from Sofia.

How far is Sofia from Rome by bus?

The Rome to Sofia bus distance is approximately 555 miles (895 km).

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

When taking the bus from Rome to Sofia, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Rome, Termini (G), Rome, Roma Ostiense and Roma, Via Marsala / Viale Enrico De Nicola. Your journey can end in bus stations such as Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара), 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 Roma Termini   and arrive in Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара).

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

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Roma Termini, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Rome.

The most popular arrival bus station, Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара), is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center of Sofia.