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Cheap Flights to Sofia (SOF)

About Sofia

Dynamic and cosmopolitan, Sofia, the capital city of Bulgaria, is one of the major tourist destinations in the region. A cultural hub, Sofia is one of the theatrical capitals of Europe, as well as possessing a booming arts and literary scene which have turned it into an attractive, modern city full of superb restaurants, cafes and clubs. Dwarfed by the stunning Vitosha Mountain, the city boasts spectacular surrounding countryside and views, as well as an excellent climate, which contributes to the superb range of food and wines on offer. A modern city with an old time feel, it is clear why Sofia has become such a popular destination.

Things to do and places to visit in Sofia

After flights to Sofia, travellers in need of a rest will find it at any number of the excellent hotels that are available across the city. Sofia lights up at night, with an extraordinary array of nightclubs and bars opening their doors to patrons. Waking up refreshed on your first day, you will be able to take in shows by famed local theatre groups or attend performances by the variety of ballet and opera troupes based in the city. If you want the chance to explore the cultural history of the region there are many magnificent historical buildings and sites on offer, as well as a wide variety of local parks and gardens.

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Airports in Sofia

The city is served by the Sofia Airport, the busiest airport in Bulgaria. It handles close to 4 million passengers annually and is an important entry point in the region.

Sofia Airport

Top Carriers

The top carriers that serve the airport are: Bulgaria Air, Ryanair and Wizzair.


The airport is located 6 miles east of the city.


There are numerous ways of accessing the airport. It is situated on Line 1 of the Sofia Metro, with a station near the terminal. It is also on two bus routes, Line 84 and Line 384. The station is also connected to the Bulgarian rail network via the Sofia Metro. Finally, the terminal is also accessible by car and taxi, for which there are hire and rental services in the city center and airport terminal.

Frequently asked questions about flights to Sofia

How can I find cheap flights to Sofia on eDreams?
At eDreams you will find flights from $12 to Sofia. Thanks to the combination of various technologies, machine learning algorithms and real user searches on our platform, you will be able to choose between the different options that best suit your needs when you have to fly to Sofia.
Which airlines fly to Sofia?
Airlines flying direct from the US to Sofia include:
  • Virgin Atlantic, with flights from Miami, Las Vegas and from San Francisco, for example.
  • American Airlines also operates numerous flights, some of them originating from New York City, Philadelphia and Chicago.
  • Condor, with flights from Las Vegas to Sofia and Seattle and also from Phoenix.
Airlines with indirect flights to Sofia include:
  • Bulgaria Air, which flies from Miami, Las Vegas or New York City.
  • Lufthansa, with flights from Las Vegas and Phoenix, as well as from San Francisco.
  • Turkish Airlines, with flights from Los Angeles, Boston and also New York City.
How long before a flight to Sofia should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Sofia, you should get to the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs, and boarding the airplane can take some time. At eDreams, you can find the best deals for flights to Sofia departing from over 155 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Sofia with eDreams you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
What is the name of Sofia’s airport?
Sofia is served by 1 airport[s]. Sofia Intl operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 155 cities, such as Athens, Rome and Paris, the most popular routes.
How far is Sofia’s airport from the city centre?
Sofia’s airport Sofia Intl is located 4 miles from the city centre.
How much is the trip from the airport to Sofia’s city centre?
Public transport: The price for the trip is about 0.89 $ per person.
Taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Sofia Intl , the average price for the ride to Sofia centre is around 1.39 $ per km.
Car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, eDreams has the best offers of car rentals in Sofia. Pick your preferred car type and get from Sofia Intl to Sofia city centre on your own terms.
What is the weather like in Sofia?
If you're looking for summer vibes, the best time to travel to Sofia is in July, August and June, when the average temperature reaches 24.44 °C, while August, July and October are the 3 sunniest months of the year, with an average of 129.66 hours. However, if you prefer colder temperatures, make sure you visit Sofia during January, February or December to experience an average of -1.88 °C. For those who don't care too much about temperatures, but want to avoid getting wet in the rain, it's important to avoid travelling during November, January and February, when the average precipitation in Sofia is 4.33 mm, while the months of January, February and March are drier, with an average of 0 mm.
Airport code SOF SOF is the airport IATA code on flights to Sofia
Top Airline Wizz Air Popular airline with flights to Sofia

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