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from Paris to Sofia

You can get from Paris to Sofia by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Sofia on 21 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

20:25Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport18h05 15:30Sofia Airport
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£1501One-way
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20:25Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport18h05 15:30Sofia Airport
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£1501One-way
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11:00Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport5h35 17:35Sofia Airport
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£3721One-way
12:00Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport6h15 19:15Sofia Airport
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£3881One-way
18:35Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport18h20 13:55Sofia Airport
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£3371One-way

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Wed
20 Oct
£93Flixbus
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21 Oct
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£150Air Serbia
Fri
22 Oct
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£83ryanair sun
Sat
23 Oct
£88Flixbus
£89Wizz Air
Sun
24 Oct
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£158Bulgaria Air
Mon
25 Oct
£89Flixbus
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Tue
26 Oct
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£36Wizz Air
Wed
27 Oct
£97Flixbus
£105Bulgaria Air
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28 Oct
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£92Air France
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29 Oct
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£92Air France
Sat
30 Oct
£101Flixbus
£147Air France
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31 Oct
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£89Wizz Air
Mon
1 Nov
£98Flixbus
£51ryanair sun
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2 Nov
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£126Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
3 Nov
£71Flixbus
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4 Nov
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£13Wizz Air
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5 Nov
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6 Nov
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£80Lufthansa Cityline
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7 Nov
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£54Wizz Air
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8 Nov
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Travel Information from Paris to Sofia

distanceDistance1089 miles (1757 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£21 - £98
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £21 • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £21 • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesWizz Air or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 1089 miles (1757 km) between Paris and Sofia. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Wizz Air or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Paris to Sofia.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Sofia, Bulgaria from Paris, France?

Travel between Paris, France and Sofia, Bulgaria is: Partially open.

Can travellers from France enter Bulgaria?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Sofia from Paris?

Conditions of entry into Bulgaria:

  • 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)

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Sofia, Bulgaria?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Bulgaria has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 17/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip between Paris and Sofia.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Paris, France from Sofia, Bulgaria?

Return travel to Paris, France from Bulgaria is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Bulgaria?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into France from Bulgaria?

Requirements for reentering France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 19/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Paris from Sofia.

How do I go from Paris to Sofia?

There are 2 travel options from Paris to Sofia: flight or coach.

How do I get from Paris to Sofia the cheapest way?

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Paris to Sofia. Tickets for a flight cost on average £21.

This is compared to other travel options to Sofia:

A flight is generally £77 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £98 from Paris to Sofia.

What is the fastest way to get to Sofia from Paris?

The quickest way to travel to Sofia from Paris is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Sofia by coach can take on average 31 h 30 min.

How many miles from Paris to Sofia would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 1089 miles (1757 km) from Paris to Sofia.

When going from Paris to Sofia, where do I depart from Paris and where do I arrive in Sofia?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Paris to Sofia:

  • Most travellers catch their flight from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Sofia Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their coach from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara).
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Paris to Sofia?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Paris to Sofia, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Wizz Air to go to Sofia by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Wizz Air Paris to Sofia tickets on Omio for £21.
  • Flixbus can get you to Sofia by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Paris to Sofia for £98 on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Paris to Sofia?

Yes, there are direct routes from Paris to Sofia with the following travel companies:

  • You can find a direct flight to Sofia with Bulgaria Air or Air France.
  • You can find direct coaches to take to Sofia with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Sofia tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this journey.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Sofia from Paris ends?
Many of our customers travelling from Paris to Sofia don't make Sofia their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Plovdiv, Bucharest or Burgas, either of which you could add to your Paris and Sofia trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Sofia to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase Paris to Sofia tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Paris to Sofia, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is £21 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a coach ticket is £98 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Paris to Sofia tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.