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Overview: Train from Sofia to Manchester

distanceDistance1380 miles (2226 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Sofia to Manchester cover the 1380 miles (2226 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Sofia, Bulgaria to Manchester, United Kingdom?

Travel by train between Sofia, Bulgaria and Manchester, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Manchester from Sofia restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Sofia?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 15/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Sofia to Manchester closer to your date of departure here.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Manchester, United Kingdom to Sofia, Bulgaria?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Manchester to Sofia is: Restricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Bulgaria from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Bulgaria is allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Bulgaria from Manchester?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Sofia, Bulgaria?

The government of Bulgaria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 10/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Manchester to Sofia train here.

How far is it from Sofia to Manchester by train?

The Sofia to Manchester train distance is approximately 1380 miles (2226 km).

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Sofia
Manchester
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