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Bus Information to Cologne from Sofia

distanceDistance955 miles (1540 km)
durationAverage bus duration29 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$103 (€83)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day

Buses from Sofia to Cologne cover the 955 miles (1540 km) long trip taking on average 29 h with our travel partners like. 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 $100 (€81), but the average price of bus tickets is $103 (€83).

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by bus between Sofia and Cologne?

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

Is international entry into Cologne from Sofia restricted?

International entry 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?

Entry 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 Cologne, Germany?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 9/26/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Sofia to Cologne closer to your date of departure here

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Bulgaria from Cologne, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Bulgaria is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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?

The government of Bulgaria 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 9/26/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Sofia from Cologne.

How much are cheap buses to Cologne from Sofia?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets to Cologne from Sofia for as low as $100 (€81)  for the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a bus from Sofia to Cologne?
The bus price from Sofia to Cologne is on average $103 (€83)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How far is it from Sofia to Cologne by bus?
The bus distance from Sofia to Cologne is around 955 miles (1540 km).
How long is the bus from Sofia to Cologne?
The Sofia to Cologne bus duration is on average 29 h, which is to be expected when traveling 955 miles (1540 km) between Sofia and Cologne. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Are there any direct buses from Sofia to Cologne?
Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day from Sofia to Cologne. If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with Flixbus or Karat-S. 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 bus services per day are there from Sofia to Cologne?
On average, there is 1 bus a day from Sofia to Cologne. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first bus depart from Sofia to Cologne? When does the last bus depart from Sofia to Cologne?
The first Sofia to Cologne bus departs at 5: 30 AM   and the last bus from Sofia to Cologne leaves at 11: 00 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Sofia to Cologne on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I buy a bus ticket from Sofia to Cologne to get the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Sofia to Cologne is on average $103 (€83) if you buy 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 trip. In general, you can find bus tickets from Sofia to Cologne available a few months in advance.