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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 Jan 26 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:30PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport8h25 10:55PMSofia Airport
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$2181One-way
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01:30PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport8h25 10:55PMSofia Airport
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$2181One-way
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06:20AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport5h45 01:05PMSofia Airport
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$2601One-way
10:00AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport4h20 03:20PMSofia Airport
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$2881One-way
10:20AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport11h05 10:25PMSofia Airport
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$2251One-way

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Wed
Jan 26
$132Flixbus
$59ryanair sun
Thu
Jan 27
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$28Wizz Air
Fri
Jan 28
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$25ryanair sun
Sat
Jan 29
$108Flixbus
$24Wizz Air
Sun
Jan 30
$92Union Ivkoni International
$118Lufthansa
Mon
Jan 31
$121Flixbus
$12ryanair sun
Tue
Feb 1
$98Union Ivkoni International
$18Wizz Air
Wed
Feb 2
$96Flixbus
$18ryanair sun
Thu
Feb 3
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$150Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Feb 4
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$18ryanair sun
Sat
Feb 5
$96Flixbus
$6Wizz Air
Sun
Feb 6
$92Union Ivkoni International
$134Lufthansa
Mon
Feb 7
$121Flixbus
$18ryanair sun
Tue
Feb 8
$92Union Ivkoni International
$18Wizz Air
Wed
Feb 9
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$73ryanair sun
Thu
Feb 10
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$116Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Feb 11
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$18ryanair sun
Sat
Feb 12
$96Flixbus
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Sun
Feb 13
$94Union Ivkoni International
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$39ryanair sun

Travel Information from Paris to Sofia

distanceDistance1089 miles (1757 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$39 - $121
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $39 (€33) • 2 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $39 (€33) • 2 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ryanair sun

Take a bus or flight to travel 1089 miles (1757 km) between Paris and Sofia. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $39 (€33). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or ryanair sun among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Paris to Sofia.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Sofia, Bulgaria from Paris, France?

Travel between Paris, France and Sofia, Bulgaria is: Partially open.

Can travelers from France enter Bulgaria?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Sofia from Paris?

Conditions of entry into Bulgaria:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Sofia, Bulgaria?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Bulgaria has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 1/24/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Paris to Sofia.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Paris, France from Sofia, Bulgaria due to COVID-19?

The restriction level for your return to Paris, France from Bulgaria is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Paris from Sofia restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Paris, France?

You should observe these safety measures in France as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 1/24/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Paris from Sofia closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Paris to Sofia?

There are 2 travel options from Paris to Sofia: bus or flight.

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

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Sofia is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $39 (€33) compared to other travel options to Sofia:

A flight is $82 (€68) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Paris to Sofia costing on average $121 (€101).

What is the fastest way to get from Paris to Sofia?

The fastest way to get to Sofia from Paris is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Sofia can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Sofia by bus can take on average 34 h 30 min.

What is the distance between Paris and Sofia?

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Paris and in Sofia?

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

  • Buses most often depart from Paris at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Sofia at Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара).
  • Flights mostly depart from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Sofia Airport.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Paris to Sofia?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Paris to Sofia, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Sofia. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Paris to Sofia tickets on Omio for $121 (€101).
  • Travel with ryanair sun for flights to Sofia. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for ryanair sun Paris to Sofia tickets on Omio for $39 (€33).

Is there a way to travel directly from Paris to Sofia?

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

  • You'll find direct buses with.
  • You'll find direct flights with.

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

Where should I go next after I travel 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!

How far in advance should I purchase my Paris to Sofia one way ticket online to get 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:

  • Bus tickets are costing $121 (€101) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $39 (€33) 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.