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from Paris to Sofia

You can get from Paris to Sofia by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Sofia on Sep 29 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:15AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport2h45 02:00PMSofia Airport
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$1411One-way
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10:15AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport2h45 02:00PMSofia Airport
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$1411One-way
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12:00PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport6h15 07:15PMSofia Airport
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$1741One-way
07:05AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport5h15 01:20PMSofia Airport
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$2271One-way
06:45AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport4h35 12:20PMSofia Airport
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$2611One-way

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Tue
Sep 28
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$52Wizz Air
Wed
Sep 29
$130Flixbus
$141Bulgaria Air
Thu
Sep 30
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$52Wizz Air
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Oct 1
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Sat
Oct 2
$118Flixbus
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Oct 3
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Oct 4
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Oct 5
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$101Wizz Air
Wed
Oct 6
$99Flixbus
$123Bulgaria Air
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Oct 7
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$123Air France
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Oct 8
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Sat
Oct 9
$112Flixbus
$31Wizz Air
Sun
Oct 10
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$114Lufthansa
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Oct 11
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Oct 12
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$35Wizz Air
Wed
Oct 13
$99Flixbus
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Oct 14
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$95Air France
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Oct 15
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Oct 16
$99Flixbus
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Travel Information to Sofia from Paris

distanceDistance1089 miles (1757 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$30 - $139
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $30 (€24) • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $30 (€24) • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesWizz Air or Flixbus

Travel 1089 miles (1757 km) by flight or bus from Paris to Sofia. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $30 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Wizz Air or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Paris to Sofia.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Paris, France to Sofia, Bulgaria?

Travel from Paris, France to Sofia, Bulgaria is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Sofia from Paris restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Sofia, Bulgaria from Paris?

  • 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 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: Mandatory

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

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Paris, France from Sofia, Bulgaria?

Return travel to Paris, France from Bulgaria is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Bulgaria?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into France from Bulgaria?

Requirements for reentering France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 9/26/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Paris from Sofia.

How do I travel from Paris to Sofia?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Paris to Sofia. You can take a flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Sofia?

The cheapest way to travel from Paris to Sofia is by taking a flight with an average price of $30 (€24).

This is compared to other travel options to Sofia:

Taking a flight is usually $109 (€87) less than taking a bus to Sofia, which costs on average $139 (€111) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel between Paris and Sofia?

The fastest way from Paris to Sofia is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 40 min.

There are alternative travel options to Sofia that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 31 h 30 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Paris and Sofia?

You should expect to travel around 1089 miles (1757 km) between Paris and Sofia.

Where do I depart from Paris? Where do I arrive in Sofia?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Paris to Sofia:

  • Most travelers catch their flight from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Sofia Airport.
  • Most travelers take a bus from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) to София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara).
Which travel operators can get me to Sofia from Paris?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Paris to Sofia with Wizz Air, and you can find Wizz Air Paris to Sofia tickets for $30 (€24) on Omio.
  • You can take a bus from Paris to Sofia with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $139 (€111) with Flixbus from Paris to Sofia.
Is it possible to travel directly to Sofia from Paris?

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

  • You'll find direct flights with Bulgaria Air or Air France.
  • You'll find direct buses with.

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 Paris to Sofia.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Paris to Sofia?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Paris 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 Paris and Sofia itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Sofia and any of these top destinations today!
When should I purchase a ticket from Paris to Sofia online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Paris to Sofia, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing $30 (€24) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing $139 (€111) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Paris to Sofia online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.