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Travel Information to Skopje from Sofia

distanceDistance107 miles (173 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 107 miles (173 km) from Sofia to Skopje. Travelers can even take a direct from Sofia to Skopje.

How to get from Sofia to Skopje

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Sofia to Skopje there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 100,00% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Sofia to Skopje. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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Travel between Sofia, Bulgaria and Skopje, North Macedonia is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Bulgaria enter North Macedonia?

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

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

Conditions of entry into North Macedonia:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Skopje, North Macedonia?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 8/3/22. 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 Sofia to Skopje.

Return travel to Sofia, Bulgaria from North Macedonia is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Bulgaria from North Macedonia?

Entry into Bulgaria is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of North Macedonia.

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

Requirements for reentering Bulgaria:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

The above information about your return travel to Sofia, Bulgaria was last verified on 7/28/22. 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 Sofia from Skopje.

You can go from Sofia to Skopje by bus, flight, ferry or train.

Traveling by travel is also the quickest way from Sofia to Skopje. It takes on average min   to travel this journey.

Skopje is approximately 107 miles (173 km) away from Sofia.

The average frequency per day from Sofia to Skopje is:

  • 2 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Sofia to Skopje 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 Sofia to Skopje:

  • Buses most often depart from Sofia at Sofia, Centralna Avtogara (София, Централна Автогара) and arrive in Skopje at Скопје (Skopje).
Omio customers who travel from Sofia to Skopje often also extend their vacation to go to Thessaloniki, Belgrade or Düsseldorf. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Skopje and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • A bus ticket costs $17 (€16) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Sofia to Skopje 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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