Sofia to Budapest

Sofia to Budapest

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Sofia to Budapest Schedule

Sofia to Budapest Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Daytrip Standard 3pax Any timeBGN 1,523.43
FlixBus Economy 02:00 - 19:31€ 67.99
Air Serbia Economy 05:10 - 14:45BGN 192.69
Wizz Air Economy 06:30 - 18:50BGN 195.69
Karat S Regular 09:00 - 19:30BGN 153.42
EasyJet Economy 12:20 - 19:45€ 231.03
Air Serbia Economy 16:00 - 21:35BGN 213.18
Lot Polish Airlines Economy 18:25 - 17:15€ 202.47
Ryanair Economy 22:35 - 12:05€ 104.04

Transportation from Sofia to Budapest

Facts about the transport from Sofia to Budapest

Cheapest Transport$73
Fastest Transport8h 8m
Earliest Departure6:30 AM
Latest Departure9:00 AM
Departures per day3
Distance767 kilometers
Transport CompaniesDaytrip, Karat S, Wizz Air

How to get from Sofia to Budapest

Travelling between Sofia and Budapest is possible by Flight, bus and taxi. Taxi guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 1,210.60 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a taxi which will set you back mere USD 848.15.

How long does it take to get from Sofia to Budapest?

It can take you anywhere between 9 and 14 hours to travel between Sofia and Budapest depending on the means of transport you choose.

Taxi is the fastest way to travel between Sofia and Budapest. Taxi will bring you to your destination in 8h 8m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 13h 20m to reach Budapest.

How much does it cost to get from Sofia to Budapest?

Travelling between Sofia and Budapest can be as cheap as USD 848.15 if you opt for a Daytrip taxi and as expensive as USD 1,210.60 if you buy a Daytrip taxi ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Sofia and Budapest ?

  • 3 from Sofia to Budapest starting from 00:00 Sofia Hotel Transfer until 00:00 Sofia Hotel Transfer

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Sofia to Budapest.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?


Travelling from Sofia to Budapest overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Sofia and Budapest

Karat S


Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.

Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.

Companies offering charters between Sofia and Budapest


What is the most popular transport to get from Sofia to Budapest?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% opted for a bus