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Travel Information to Sofia from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance861 miles (1388 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$4 - $177
fastestFastest modeFlight • $177 (€171) • 2 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurolines Germany or Air France

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 861 miles (1388 km) to Sofia from Frankfurt am Main. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Eurolines Germany or Air France among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia.

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FAQs

Travel from Frankfurt am Main, Germany to Sofia, Bulgaria is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Sofia from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Sofia, Bulgaria from Frankfurt am Main?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Sofia, Bulgaria?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The above information was last verified on 10/3/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Bulgaria is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Sofia, Bulgaria?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Frankfurt am Main from Sofia?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/4/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Frankfurt am Main from Sofia here.

There are 4 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Sofia from Frankfurt am Main is by taking a train with an average price of $4 (€4).

This is compared to other travel options to Sofia:

A train is generally $102 (€98) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $106 (€102) from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia.

A train is generally $173 (€167) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $177 (€171) from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia.

The fastest way to get to Sofia from Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Sofia can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 25 h 30 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Sofia by train can take on average 0 h 0 min.

The distance from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia is approximately 861 miles (1388 km).

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia is:

  • 1 bus a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Sofia from Frankfurt am Main as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia:

  • Buses from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia most often leave from Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1) and arrive in Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара).
  • Flights from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia most often leave from Frankfurt am Main Airport and arrive in Sofia Airport.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia:

  • You can go to Sofia from Frankfurt am Main by bus with Eurolines Germany. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $106 (€102) with Eurolines Germany from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia on Omio.
  • You can travel from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia by flight with Air France. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $177 (€171) with Air France from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia.

Yes, there are direct services available from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with Karat-S or Union Ivkoni International with 1 direct bus per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Sofia as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Plovdiv, Bucharest or Burgas. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Frankfurt am Main and Sofia itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Sofia and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Sofia, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $106 (€102) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $177 (€171) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $4 (€4) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Sofia tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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