How to get to Bratislava from Sofia

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from Sofia to Bratislava

How to get to Bratislava from Sofia by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Sofia to Bratislava is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
22:5022h06
София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2)
19:56Bratislava, Einsteinova
£961One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
FlixBus
22:5022h06
София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2)
19:56Bratislava, Einsteinova
£961One-way
2 changes
Fastest
FlixBus
22:5022h06
София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2)
19:56Bratislava, Einsteinova
£961One-way
2 changes
Other options
FlixBus
22:5022h10
София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2)
20:00Bratislava, Novy Most
£961One-way
2 changes
FlixBus
22:5022h15
София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2)
20:05Bratislava, AS Mlynské nivy
£971One-way
2 changes
FlixBus
22:5025h05
София, Централна Aвтогара 2 (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara 2)
22:55Bratislava, Letisko M. R. Štefánik
£1051One-way
2 changes

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Travel Information from Sofia to Bratislava

distanceDistance481 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£35 - £54
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £35 • 15 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £54 • 5 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRACIC or Wizz Air

Travel 481 miles by coach or flight from Sofia to Bratislava. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are RACIC or Wizz Air among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Sofia to Bratislava.

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Find the best trip to Bratislava from Sofia with FlixBus and Wizz Air. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most affordable journey has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

    Wizz Air is one of the leading low-cost airlines offering flights within and outside Europe, and you can choose between Basic, Wixx Go, Wizz Plus & Flex ticket types for your travel to Bratislava from Sofia.

      FAQs: Sofia to Bratislava

      FAQs: Travel to Bratislava easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Sofia to Bratislava.
      FAQs

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

      The cheapest way to travel from Sofia to Bratislava is a coach with an average price of £35.

      This is compared to other travel options from Sofia to Bratislava:

      Taking a coach costs £19 less than taking a flight, which costs on average £54 for the same trip.

      The fastest way from Sofia to Bratislava is by flight with an average journey time of 5 h 5 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Bratislava that take longer:

      Coach takes on average 15 h.

      The distance from Sofia to Bratislava is approximately 481 miles.

      The average frequency per day from Sofia to Bratislava is:

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Sofia to Bratislava as scheduled services by coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

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

        • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Sofia to Bratislava depart from Sofiya Airport - Terminal T2 to Bratislava, Bus Station Nivy.
        • Most travellers catch their flight from Sofia Airport and arrive in Bratislava M. R. Štefánik Airport.

        Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Sofia to Bratislava:

        • You can go to Bratislava from Sofia by coach with RACIC, Ourbus, Eurolines Deutschland, FlixBus or Infobus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £35 with Ourbus from Sofia to Bratislava on Omio.

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

        • You can travel directly by coach with RACIC, Ourbus or FlixBus.
        • You can book a direct flight with.

        Direct services to Bratislava tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

        Your journey from Sofia to Bratislava doesn't have to end in Bratislava. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Vienna, Budapest, Prague, Vienna International Airport or Schwechat. If you’d like to add Vienna, Budapest, Prague, Vienna International Airport or Schwechat to your Sofia to Bratislava trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bratislava today!

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