Cheap Flights To Sofia (SOF)

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Cheap Flights to Sofia from $45 One Way, $96 Round Trip

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Sofia Flight Information

Traveling To Sofia
Destination Airport IATA Code SOF
Number of Airlines Serving
Airlines easyJet, British Airways, EL AL Israel Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Condor, Virgin Atlantic, United, Swiss International Air Lines, Air France, Lufthansa
Flight Price $96
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Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Sofia?
Before you book your fare, check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This page has all the facts about current travel advice, quarantine regulations and other vital info for your flight to Sofia.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
For detailed info about altering flights due to COVID-19, please head to our Customer Service Portal. Also, it’s always smart to read through your airline’s terms and conditions before confirming your booking.
Which airlines fly to Sofia?
With 18 airlines to decide from, finding the right flight to match your travel dates and budget will be a piece of cake. Sofia Airport (SOF) is the entrance point to Sofia and where you’ll likely be flying into. These popular international carriers will take you there:

  • Wizz Air - 170 flights to Sofia per month
  • Ryanair - 143 flights to Sofia per month
  • Lufthansa - 84 flights to Sofia per month

What is the best airport to fly to in Sofia?
Sofia Airport (SOF) is the city’s major airport, so the only thing you’ll need to decide on will be the window seat or the aisle seat. Downtown Sofia is approximately 4 miles away and where many visitors kick off their adventure.
How much is a flight to Sofia?
If you’re looking for a round-trip, airfares fluctuated between $96 and $530 this week. The cheapest price to travel one-way was $45, originating in London (LGW).
How to book the cheapest flight to Sofia?
Landing cheap flights to Sofia is as simple as booking with Orbitz. But if you’re eager to make sure you’re nabbing the best flight deals around, here are some suggestions worth following:

  • Consider departing from or arriving at nearby airports to save on your airfare. Enter your preferred departure and arrival points in the form fields, then select the ‘Nearby airports’ function below. It will list any available options.
  • If you’re flexible with when you fly out, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ option. It’ll bring up flight deals for the days before and after your chosen departure. Fares often vary depending on the day of the week.
  • To optimize your results, click on ‘Show options.’ You can search based on airlines, seating class, nonstop flights and refundable flights. You can also select your preferred flight times under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left.
  • Book your fare as soon as you’ve figured out your travel dates. While it does happen on occasion, flights rarely get more affordable as your date of departure approaches.
  • Think about bundling your hotels, flights and car rental into one convenient package deal to make your dollar go further.
  • Where possible, don’t travel in the most popular seasons. Airfares often surge during summer, school breaks and other vacation periods like Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas.

What is the best time to book a flight to Sofia?
Generally speaking, January is the best month to purchase your airfare. This is closely followed by February and August. Keep this in mind while you search for a cheap flight to Sofia.
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Sofia?
You can get a great flight deal by making a booking on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. These are typically the best days to land cheap tickets to Sofia.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Sofia?
You can land cheap flights to Sofia by taking off on a Monday, according to Orbitz data from 2020. Tuesday is the next most affordable day, while Saturday has the most costly ticket prices. Whether you prefer to save money or fly whenever is convenient, you’ll always find a good deal with Orbitz.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Sofia?
If you have some wiggle room with your travel plans, consider departing sometime in August. Orbitz data shows that this is generally the best month to travel if you’re looking for cheap flights to Sofia. As you would imagine, airfares get pricier in the busy month of June and flights get snapped up quickly.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
When searching for your Sofia flights on Orbitz, select “Filter by flexible change policies.” This filter will quickly find all the airlines offering free cancellation and no change fees. That means you can breathe easy knowing that if things change, your reservation can too.
What do I need for the flight to Sofia?
It’s wise to be ready for anything when going on a vacation. Remember the following for a smooth flight:

  • In all cases you’ll need identification. How much? This depends on where you’re traveling from. When reserving your tickets, you are encouraged to put down the same name, gender and birth date as indicated on your government-issued ID.
  • Bring a good book or a tablet filled with your favorite films — it’ll help to keep you busy during your long journey to Sofia. Or if you’d prefer to get some rest, an eye mask will block out those bright cabin lights.
  • Long-haul flights can get seriously cold, especially if you’re flying throughout the night. If you don’t want to curl up to the stranger beside you for warmth, bring a sweater and some thick socks.

How many direct flights are there to Sofia?
Every month, there are 155 direct flights to Sofia. Select from a nice range of airline companies, including Ryanair, Wizz Air and Bulgaria Air. Other popular airlines that fly to Sofia nonstop are Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines and Austrian.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Sofia?
If you think a first or business-class fare is out of your reach, think again. Here are some terrific tips to help you nab a premium flight to Sofia for a whole lot less:

  • Being flexible isn’t just for the gym. Leave some room to move around your travel dates so you can pick up more affordable airfares when a big sale comes along.
  • Find a budget carrier that offers business-class seats. They usually come with extra legroom and a glass of bubbly — but without the high price.
  • Bid for an upgrade. Some carriers hold online auctions that let you put down a price for a seat up the front. You can also try upgrading with points earned through a flight loyalty scheme.

How to get into Sofia from the airport?
You may want to drive the 4 miles west to the center of Sofia. If that’s the case, there are multiple Sofia Airport (SOF) car rental companies to choose from at Sofia Airport (SOF), like Alamo, Enterprise and Sixt. Otherwise, use public transportation or take a taxi downtown, then pick up a set of wheels from Sofia car rentals.
What is the best time to go to Sofia?
There’s no right or wrong time to experience Sofia, but are the liveliest months. As with most of the Northern Hemisphere, summer commences June 20. If you’d like to get around in a lightweight top than a big winter jacket, this time of the year would suit you nicely. Expect average daily highs of 80undefined and nightly lows around 55undefined.
Travel tips for Sofia

  • Slip into a pair of comfy sneakers and explore this city on foot. There are loads of terrific attractions you have to see, such as National Palace of Culture and Church of St. George.
  • You’ll discover fun day trips a quick drive from Sofia’s center. Set out for Boyana Church first and then travel to Mount Vitosha.
  • Eager to explore some other Bulgaria cities? Organize a car rental and hit the road to Asenovgrad or Vidin. With your own vehicle, discovering those harder-to-find destinations will also be a cinch.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.