Find bus tickets from Budapest to Sofia
Budapest to Sofia bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||12h 40m|
|Trips per day||5|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Budapest to Sofia right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Budapest to Sofia?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $54.71 was the low point for bus fares from Budapest to Sofia. Buses from Sofia to Budapest are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $54.71 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 19 hours and 21 minutes to cover the 392 miles (631 kilometers) from Budapest, BU to Sofia,, However, the fastest bus only takes 12 hours and 40 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Budapest?
The first bus leaves at 4:00am and the last bus leaves at 1:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Budapest to Sofia, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
What bus companies travel from Budapest to Sofia?
Where does the bus leave from in Budapest?
Buses to Sofia leave from multiple locations in Budapest, Budapest. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:
- Üllői út 131
- Üllői út 131
- Etele tér
Where does the bus arrive in Sofia?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Sofia, :
- Central Bus Station
- Serdica Bus Station
Price trends for buses from Budapest to Sofia
Monthly average prices
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