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Frankfurt to Sofia by bus

The journey from Frankfurt to Sofia by bus is 864.02 mi and takes 30 hr 23 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:05 AM and the last at 10:55 PM. It is possible to travel from Frankfurt to Sofia by bus for as little as $55.61 or as much as $216.28. The best price for this journey is $55.61.

Lowest Price$55.61
Journey Duration30 hr 23 min
Connection per Day6
Lowest Price$55.61
Highest Price$216.28
First Departure1:05 AM
Last Departure10:55 PM
Distance864.02 mi
DepartureFrankfurt
ArrivalSofia
CarriersKarat - S, Union IvkoniMore

Frankfurt to Sofia Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, May 19, 2024

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Planning to travel from Frankfurt to Sofia? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Frankfurt to Sofia by bus?

The cheapest bus tickets from Frankfurt to Sofia cost $55.61. On average, you can expect to spend around $100.44 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Frankfurt to Sofia.
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When you're traveling from Frankfurt to Sofia, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $100.44. 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.

How much time will it take to go from Frankfurt to Sofia by bus?

The journey between Frankfurt and Sofia by bus is approximately 864.02 mi. It will take you more or less 30 hr 23 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Frankfurt and Sofia runs for about 864.02 mi and usually takes approximately 30 hr 23 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 25 hr 0 min. If you are trying to get from Frankfurt to Sofia as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

How many times a day do journeys run from Frankfurt to Sofia?

The exact number of journeys from Frankfurt to Sofia 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 6 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 Frankfurt to Sofia. 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 Frankfurt to Sofia varies, but in general, you can expect to find 2 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 4 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Frankfurt to Sofia. 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 Frankfurt to Sofia
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Frankfurt to Sofia.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Frankfurt to Sofia, 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 Frankfurt to Sofia.

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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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 $67.65 to $138.26 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 51% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Frankfurt to Sofia

The cheapest Frankfurt - Sofia bus tickets can be found for as low as $87.38 if you’re lucky, or $105.47 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $130.66.

Find the best day to travel to Sofia by bus

When travelling to Sofia 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.

Union Ivkoni is a Bulgarian bus company that operates domestically and internationally. Founded in 1992, the company has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Bulgaria, with a fleet of over 1,000 buses. Union Ivkoni offers a wide range of services, including regular bus lines, charter services, and international routes to destinations throughout Europe. The company is known for its modern fleet, comfortable buses, and reliable service.

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

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Train
97.34kg
Bus
104.29kg
Flight
278.1kg
Car
222.48kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Frankfurt to Sofia?
A bus ticket from Frankfurt to Sofia is $100.44. 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 $55.61.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Frankfurt to Sofia?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Frankfurt to Sofia is $55.61. 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 Frankfurt and Sofia by bus?
Frankfurt to Sofia is 864.02 mi.
How long does the bus between Frankfurt and Sofia take?
Frankfurt to Sofia is on average 30 hr 23 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 25 hr 0 min.
Which companies operate from Frankfurt to Sofia?
The bus journey from Frankfurt to Sofia is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Karat - S, Union Ivkoni, FlixBus and Union Ivkoni International.
How many bus connections per day go from Frankfurt to Sofia?
Frankfurt to Sofia has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Frankfurt to Sofia leave?
The earliest bus from Frankfurt to Sofia departs at 1:05 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 Frankfurt to Sofia depart?
The latest bus from Frankfurt to Sofia departs at 10:55 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 Frankfurt to Sofia 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 $55.61 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 Frankfurt to Sofia?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from Frankfurt to go to Sofia.
What's the fastest journey time between Frankfurt to Sofia by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Frankfurt and Sofia is 25 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct bus from Frankfurt to Sofia?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Frankfurt and Sofia.
What are the CO2 emissions for Frankfurt to Sofia by bus?
The bus journey from Frankfurt to Sofia creates 104.29kg of CO2 emissions.

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