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Cheap bus tickets from Sofia to Thessaloniki

Showing times and prices for Jul 14

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
FlixBus
03:45PM5h00
София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2)
08:45PMThessaloniki
$151One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Union Ivkoni International
04:30PM5h45
София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara)
10:15PMThessaloniki
$181One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Union Ivkoni International
04:30PM6h00
София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara)
10:30PMThessaloniki
$181One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
07:30AM5h15
София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2)
12:45PMThessaloniki
$191One-way
0 transfers
City Lines
08:30AM5h10
Sofia
01:40PMThessaloniki
$211One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from Sofia to Thessaloniki

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, July 14
Union Ivkoni International
07:30AM5h30
София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara)
01:00PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
FlixBus
07:30AM5h15
София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2)
12:45PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
Union Ivkoni International
07:30AM5h45
София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara)
01:15PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
City Lines
08:30AM5h10
Sofia
01:40PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
FlixBus
03:45PM5h00
София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2)
08:45PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
Union Ivkoni International
04:30PM5h45
София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara)
10:15PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
Union Ivkoni International
04:30PM6h00
София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara)
10:30PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
City Lines
06:00PM5h00
Sofia
11:00PMThessaloniki
0 transfers
City Lines
06:30PM5h25
Sofia
11:55PMThessaloniki
0 transfers

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Bus times from Sofia to Thessaloniki

Showing times and prices for Jul 14

Fastest Journey

5 h

Average

5 h 25 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

231 km

Of the 9 buses that leave Sofia for Thessaloniki every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
City Lines
06:00PM5h00
Sofia
11:00PMThessaloniki
$351One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
FlixBus
03:45PM5h00
София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2)
08:45PMThessaloniki
$151One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
City Lines
08:30AM5h10
Sofia
01:40PMThessaloniki
$211One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
07:30AM5h15
София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2)
12:45PMThessaloniki
$191One-way
0 transfers
City Lines
06:30PM5h25
Sofia
11:55PMThessaloniki
$281One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki

distanceDistance143 miles (230 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$18 (€16)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersOurbus, Arda Tur, City Lines, Eurolines Deutschland, FlixBus, Infobus or Tourist Service

Buses from Sofia to Thessaloniki cover the 143 miles (230 km) long journey taking on average 5 h with our travel partners like Ourbus, Arda Tur, City Lines, Eurolines Deutschland, FlixBus, Infobus or Tourist Service. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $18 (€16), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $7 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара) and arrive in Thessaloniki, Airport Makedonia.

Bus companies: Ourbus, Arda Tur and City Lines from Sofia to Thessaloniki

You can travel by bus between Sofia and Thessaloniki with Ourbus, Arda Tur and City Lines for as low as $7 (€6). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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 from Sofia to Thessaloniki bus information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h
  • Cheapest Price: $7
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki

FAQs: Take the bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Sofia to Thessaloniki.
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Cheap bus tickets from Sofia to Thessaloniki can start from as little as $7 (€6) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Sofia to Thessaloniki is $18 (€16); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki is 5 h   to travel the 143 mile (230 km) long journey, with around there is 1 bus per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki leaves at 5: 10 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki leaves at 6: 30 PM.
Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day from Sofia to Thessaloniki with Ourbus or FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct buses.
For the best Sofia to Thessaloniki bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Ourbus, Arda Tur, City Lines, Eurolines Deutschland, FlixBus, Infobus or Tourist Service. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services between Sofia and Thessaloniki to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Sofia, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара), Sofiya Airport - Terminal T2 and Sofiya Airport - Terminal T1. When arriving in Thessaloniki, you can end your trip in bus stations like Thessaloniki, Airport Makedonia, Thessaloniki, Monastiriou - Agíon Pánton (Θεσσαλονίκη, Μοναστηρίου - Αγίων Πάντων) and Thessaloniki, Macedonia Intercity Bus Station.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара), which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Thessaloniki, Airport Makedonia, located 9.6 miles (15.5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Sofia to Thessaloniki by bus is October.
Yes, you can take a bus to Thessaloniki from Sofia.
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