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from Sofia to Munich

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

Our recommendation

To get from Sofia to Munich on Jan 27 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:40AMSofia Airport2h05 07:45AMMunich Airport
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$3191One-way
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08:30AMСофия, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara)23h30 07:00AMMünchen, ZOB
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$841One-way
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01:45PMSofia Airport2h05 02:50PMMunich Airport
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$3191One-way
09:00AMSofia22h00 06:00AMMünchen, ZOB
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$1321One-way
06:00AMSofia Airport3h05 08:05AMMunich Airport
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$3881One-way

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Jan 28
$60Flixbus
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Jan 29
$84Union Ivkoni International
$265Lufthansa Cityline
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Jan 30
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$220Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
Jan 31
$132Karat-S
$220Lot Polish Airlines
Tue
Feb 1
$71Flixbus
$265Lufthansa Cityline
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$176Lufthansa
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Feb 3
$79Union Ivkoni International
$212Air Dolomiti
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Feb 4
$60Flixbus
$96Lufthansa
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Feb 5
$74Union Ivkoni International
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Feb 6
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$99Lufthansa
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Feb 7
$87Karat-S
$96Lufthansa
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Feb 9
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Feb 10
$65Union Ivkoni International
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Feb 11
$60Flixbus
$96Lufthansa
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Feb 12
$65Union Ivkoni International
$96Lufthansa
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Feb 14
$87Karat-S
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Travel Information from Sofia to Munich

distanceDistance680 miles (1096 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$114 - $136
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $114 (€95) • 21 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $136 (€113) • 2 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAegean Airlines or Karat-S

Take a flight or bus to travel 680 miles (1096 km) between Sofia and Munich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $114 (€95). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Aegean Airlines or Karat-S among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Sofia to Munich.

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FAQs

Does Germany have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling from Sofia to Munich?

Travel between Sofia, Bulgaria and Munich, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Bulgaria enter Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 1/25/22. 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 to Munich from Sofia.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Bulgaria from Munich, Germany?

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

Is my journey back to Sofia from Munich restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry 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

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: Mandatory

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

How do I travel from Sofia to Munich?

There are 2 ways to get from Sofia to Munich: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way from Sofia to Munich?

The cheapest way to go to Munich from Sofia is by taking a bus, which costs on average $114 (€95).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Munich:

Taking a bus is usually $21 (€18) less than taking a flight to Munich, which costs on average $136 (€113) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Sofia to Munich?

The fastest way from Sofia to Munich is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 5 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Munich by bus can take on average 21 h 55 min.

How many miles from Sofia to Munich would I travel?

The distance from Sofia to Munich is approximately 680 miles (1096 km).

How many services a day are there between Sofia and Munich?

The average frequency per day from Sofia to Munich is:

  • 1 bus a day.

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

When traveling between Sofia and Munich, where do I depart from Sofia and where do I arrive in Munich?

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

  • Most travelers catch their flight from Sofia Airport and arrive in Munich Airport.
  • Most travelers board their bus from Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара) and arrive in München, ZOB.

Who can get me from Sofia to Munich?

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

  • Travel with Aegean Airlines to go to Munich by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Aegean Airlines Sofia to Munich tickets on Omio for $136 (€113).
  • Travel with Karat-S to go to Munich by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Karat-S Sofia to Munich tickets on Omio for $114 (€95).

Is it possible to travel directly to Munich from Sofia?

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

  • You can travel directly by plane with Lufthansa.

Direct services to Munich 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 trip.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Sofia to Munich?

Your trip from Sofia to Munich doesn't have to end in Munich. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Paris. If you’d like to add Berlin, Prague or Paris to your Sofia to Munich tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Munich today!

How early should I buy tickets from Sofia to Munich online for the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $136 (€113) one way.
  • A bus ticket costs $114 (€95) one way on average for this journey.

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