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Overview: Train from Berlin to Sofia

distanceDistance817 miles (1318 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Berlin to Sofia cover the 817 miles (1318 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available.

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Sofia, Bulgaria if I'm coming from Berlin, Germany by train?

Travel between Berlin, Germany and Sofia, Bulgaria by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Bulgaria from Germany?

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

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

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?

All travelers in Bulgaria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/17/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Berlin and Sofia as this information can change.

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

The restriction level for your return train to Berlin, Germany from Sofia is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Berlin 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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 Berlin, Germany?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Berlin from Sofia closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is it from Berlin to Sofia by train?

You should expect to travel around 817 miles (1318 km)  to Sofia from Berlin by train.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Sofia
The major railway station for departures from Berlin is Berlin Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Berlin Hbf for your journey from Berlin to Sofia.
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+49 302971055
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Berlin Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5
S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7