The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Sofia to Budapest will cost around £ 68 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 61.
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It's difficult to get from Sofia to Budapest without changing at least once.
|Distance||391 miles (630 km)|
|Average coach duration||12 h 15 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£52 (€59)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, Eurolines Germany, Karat-S, Infobus, Ecolines or Group|
Coaches from Sofia to Budapest cover the 391 miles (630 km) long trip taking on average 12 h 15 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines Germany, Karat-S, Infobus, Ecolines or Group. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £42, but the average price of coach tickets is £52.
Find the best coaches from Sofia to Budapest with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from £42. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Sofia and Budapest.
It’s easy to book your FlixBus coach ticket between Sofia and Budapest online with Omio! Simply check the current FlixBus coach timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Sofia to Budapest as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that coach and book cheap FlixBus coach tickets online. Prices for FlixBus coaches from Sofia to Budapest start at £42 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 391 miles (630 km). If you search for FlixBus coaches in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by coach from Sofia to Budapest. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Sofia to Budapest FlixBus coach ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!
FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets between Sofia and Budapest and when travelling by coach:
Buses From Sofia To Budapest depart up to three times daily, with departures in the morning and in the late afternoon. Services are operated by Infobus and Ecolines and the journey time is between 12 hours 50 minutes and 13 hours. All services are direct. On Saturdays and Sundays there is just one service between the two cities, departing in the morning.
Buses from Sofia to Budapest depart from the Central Bus Station adjacent to the city's Central Railway Station, which is directly linked to the city's Metro system. A journey from the city centre takes about 20 minutes. There is no public transport at night, and taxis are available, which make the journey from the centre of Sofia in less then 10 minutes.
Budapest, Hungary's fascinating capital, gives the visitor two cities in one, Buda, on one bank of the mighty Danube River and Pest on the other side. The Hungarian Crown Jewels are on permanent exhibition in the impressive National Parliament Building, the largest in Europe, while the Royal Palace is open to all and contains the National Gallery which has an extensive collection. Budapest's Soviet-ruled past is showcased at Momento Park, with its many statues from that era. Buses From Sofia To Budapest arrive at the Hungarian capital's Nepliget Bus station located south-east of the city centre, about a half-hour's journey on Budapest's Metro system which is directly linked to the bus station. Some of the city's public transport runs 24 hours a day. Taxis are available which make the journey to the city centre in about 20 minutes.
Travel between Sofia, Bulgaria and Budapest, Hungary by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Hungary must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 24/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach between Sofia and Budapest as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return coach to Sofia, Bulgaria from Budapest is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Bulgaria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 24/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Sofia from Budapest closer to your date of departure here.
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