How to travel from Sofia to Barcelona

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Travel Information from Sofia to Barcelona

distanceDistance1084 miles (1749 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$102 - $216
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $102 (€98) • 3 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $102 (€98) • 3 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ryanair sun

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 1084 miles (1749 km) from Sofia to Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $102 (€98). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or ryanair sun among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Sofia to Barcelona.

Travel Tips: Travel from Sofia to Barcelona

Travel Tips: Travel to Barcelona easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Sofia to Barcelona.
FAQs

International travel from Sofia, Bulgaria to Barcelona, Spain is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Bulgaria?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Barcelona if traveling from Sofia?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/17/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Sofia and Barcelona.

The restriction level for your return to Sofia, Bulgaria from Spain is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Sofia from Barcelona restricted?

Entry into Bulgaria is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

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

Conditions of reentry into Bulgaria:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Sofia, Bulgaria?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Bulgaria was last checked on 11/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Sofia from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to travel to Barcelona from Sofia including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Sofia and Barcelona is by taking a flight with an average price of $102 (€98).

This is compared to other travel options to Barcelona:

Taking a flight is usually $114 (€108) less than taking a bus to Barcelona, which costs on average $216 (€206) for the same trip.

A flight is generally $6 (€5) less than a ferry for the same journey. Taking a ferry costs on average $108 (€103) from Sofia to Barcelona.

The fastest way from Sofia to Barcelona is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h.

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

In comparison, getting to Barcelona by bus can take on average 40 h.

In comparison, going by ferry can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

The distance is approximately 1084 miles (1749 km) from Sofia to Barcelona.

The average frequency per day from Sofia to Barcelona is:

  • 1 bus a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Sofia and Barcelona as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Buses from Sofia to Barcelona most often leave from Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара) and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Flights from Sofia to Barcelona most often leave from Sofia Airport and arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.

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

  • You can take a bus from Sofia to Barcelona with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $216 (€206) with Flixbus from Sofia to Barcelona.
  • You can take a flight from Sofia to Barcelona with ryanair sun. Cheap tickets can be found for $102 (€98) with ryanair sun from Sofia to Barcelona.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Sofia to Barcelona often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris or Valencia. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Sofia and Barcelona itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Barcelona and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $216 (€206) one way on average.
  • A ferry ticket costs $108 (€103) one way on average for this route.
  • A plane ticket for this trip costs on average $102 (€98) one way.

But we recommend booking Sofia to Barcelona 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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