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Bucharest to Sofia by train
Fastest journey9hr 31m
Trains per day2
Avg. journey time9hr 40m
Travelling from Bucharest to Sofia by train
Fast trains from Bucharest to Sofia take around 9 hours and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 296 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bucharest and Sofia.
1. Are there direct trains from Bucharest to Sofia?
Direct trains from Bucharest to Sofia have been found.
We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Bucharest to Sofia every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 3 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Bucharest to Sofia?
The Bucharest to Sofia train travel time is normally about 9 hours and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Bucharest to Sofia train times and schedule?
On weekdays the only direct train to Sofia is usually scheduled to depart Bucharest around 12:40. This is the same at the weekend.
When to book Bucharest to Sofia train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bucharest to Sofia by train.
Which train companies operate between Bucharest and Sofia?
More than one train company operates on the route from Bucharest to Sofia, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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