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London to Sofia by bus

The journey from London to Sofia by bus is 1,251.95 mi and takes 49 hr 4 min. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:00 AM and the last at 11:10 PM. It is possible to travel from London to Sofia by bus for as little as $111.87 or as much as $252.44. The best price for this journey is $111.87.

Lowest Price$111.87
Journey Duration49 hr 4 min
Connection per Day3
Lowest Price$111.87
Highest Price$252.44
First Departure2:00 AM
Last Departure11:10 PM
Distance1,251.95 mi
DepartureLondon
ArrivalSofia
CarriersFlixBus DACH GmbH, FlixBus RO SRLMore

London to Sofia Bus Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Apr 23, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from London to Sofia?

Prices will vary when you travel from London to Sofia. On average, though, you'll pay about $165.06 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $111.87, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. 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.
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Prices will vary when you travel from London to Sofia. On average, though, you'll pay about $165.06 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 will it take me to travel from London to Sofia by bus?

The distance between London to Sofia is approximately 1,251.95 mi. In general, it will take you about 49 hr 4 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between London and Sofia runs for about 1,251.95 mi and usually takes approximately 49 hr 4 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 41 hr 30 min. If you are trying to get from London 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 journeys from London to Sofia take place each day?

If you want to get from London to Sofia, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 3 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 1 direct journeys between London and Sofia. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 2 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from London 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 London to Sofia
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from London to Sofia.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from London 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 London 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 $152.73 to $266.83 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 43% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from London to Sofia

The cheapest London - Sofia bus tickets can be found for as low as $122.37 if you’re lucky, or $154.03 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $221.57.

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.

Arda Tur is a Turkish bus company that operates intercity and international bus services. The company was founded in 1998 and has since grown to become one of the leading bus operators in Turkey. Arda Tur operates a modern fleet of buses that are equipped with air conditioning, comfortable seats, and onboard entertainment systems. The company's routes cover major cities in Turkey, as well as international destinations in Europe and the Middle East. Arda Tur is known for its reliable service, affordable fares, and commitment to passenger safety. The company also offers online booking and ticketing services, making it easy for passengers to plan their journeys.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

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 Arda Tur, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus from London to Sofia
Compare services on board when travelling from London to Sofia by bus.
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London to Sofia CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
141.04kg
Bus
151.11kg
Flight
402.96kg
Car
322.37kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from London to Sofia?
A bus ticket from London to Sofia is $165.06. 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 $111.87.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from London to Sofia?
The cheapest ticket you can get from London to Sofia is $111.87. 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 London and Sofia by bus?
London to Sofia is 1,251.95 mi.
How long does the bus between London and Sofia take?
London to Sofia is on average 49 hr 4 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 41 hr 30 min.
Which companies operate from London to Sofia?
The bus journey from London to Sofia is covered by 7 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus DACH GmbH, FlixBus RO SRL, Arda Tur, FlixBus France S.A.R.L., FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Union Ivkoni and Union Ivkoni International.
How many bus connections per day go from London to Sofia?
London to Sofia has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from London to Sofia leave?
The earliest bus from London to Sofia departs at 2:00 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 London to Sofia depart?
The latest bus from London to Sofia departs at 11:10 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 London 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 $111.87 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 London to Sofia?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from London to go to Sofia.
What's the fastest journey time between London to Sofia by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between London and Sofia is 41 hr 30 min.
Is there a direct bus from London to Sofia?
Yes, there is a direct bus between London and Sofia.
What are the CO2 emissions for London to Sofia by bus?
The bus journey from London to Sofia creates 151.11kg of CO2 emissions.

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