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Sofia to Burgas by bus

The journey from Sofia to Burgas by bus is 340.16 km and takes 6 hrs 15 mins. There are 26 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:00 am and the last at 11:30 pm. It is possible to travel from Sofia to Burgas by bus for as little as $21.47 or as much as $29.25. The best price for this journey is $21.47.

Lowest Price$21.47
Journey Duration6 hrs 15 mins
Connection per Day26
Lowest Price$21.47
Highest Price$29.25
First Departure7:00 am
Last Departure11:30 pm
Distance340.16 km
CarriersFlixBus, Karat - S

Sofia to Burgas Bus Times

Departure date
Friday, 1 Dec 2023

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Sofia to Burgas?

When you're traveling from Sofia to Burgas, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $25.69. You might be able to find prices as low as $21.47, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Sofia to Burgas. On average, though, you'll pay about $25.69 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

How long does the journey from Sofia to Burgas take by bus?

Traveling from Sofia to Burgas by bus will usually take 6 hrs 15 mins. This journey covers a distance of 340.16 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 6 hrs 15 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. In order to get from Sofia to Burgas faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Sofia and Burgas will complete the journey in 5 hrs 20 mins.On average, it will take you about 6 hrs 15 mins to travel the 340.16 km between Sofia and Burgas.

At what time of the day can I travel from Sofia to Burgas?

The first daily departure from Sofia to Burgas leaves at 7:00 am, while the last journey of the day sets out at 11:30 pm. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Sofia and Burgas. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. The first journey of the night departs from Sofia at 7:00 am. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 11:30 pm. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Sofia and Burgas. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many times a day do departures from Sofia leave for Burgas?

The exact number of journeys from Sofia to Burgas can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 26 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Sofia to Burgas. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Sofia to Burgas varies, but in general, you can expect to find 26 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Sofia to Burgas. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Sofia to Burgas
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Sofia to Burgas.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Sofia to Burgas, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Sofia to Burgas.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book Sofia to Burgas travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $22.72 to $24.73 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 8% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Sofia to Burgas

The cheapest Sofia - Burgas bus tickets can be found for as low as $15.91 if you’re lucky, or $20.41 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $22.34.

Find the best day to travel to Burgas by bus

When travelling to Burgas by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board FlixBus, Karat - S and Union Ivkoni from Sofia to Burgas
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Sofia to Burgas CO2 Emissions by Bus


Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Sofia to Burgas?
A bus ticket from Sofia to Burgas is $25.69. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $21.47.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Sofia to Burgas?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Sofia to Burgas is $21.47. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Sofia and Burgas by bus?
Sofia to Burgas is 340.16 km.
How long does the bus between Sofia and Burgas take?
Sofia to Burgas is on average 6 hrs 15 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hrs 20 mins.
Which companies operate from Sofia to Burgas?
The bus journey from Sofia to Burgas is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, Karat - S and Union Ivkoni.
How many bus connections per day go from Sofia to Burgas?
Sofia to Burgas has 26 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Sofia to Burgas leave?
The earliest bus from Sofia to Burgas departs at 7:00 am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Sofia to Burgas depart?
The latest bus from Sofia to Burgas departs at 11:30 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Sofia to Burgas in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $21.47 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Sofia to Burgas?
There are on average 26 direct connection(s) from Sofia to go to Burgas.
What's the fastest journey time between Sofia to Burgas by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Sofia and Burgas is 5 hrs 20 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Sofia to Burgas?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Sofia and Burgas.
What are the CO2 emissions for Sofia to Burgas by bus?
The bus journey from Sofia to Burgas creates 25.51kg of CO2 emissions.