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Fares from $363 One Way, $556 Round Trip from Sofia to New York

Prices starting at $556 for return flights and $363 for one-way flights to New York were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To New York from Sofia

Route Information for Flights from Sofia to New York

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Traveling from Sofia to New York

Sofia Airport

Whenever you need to book flights from Sofia, Bulgaria, use Orbitz.com to get the best deals. Sofia Airport, also known as Letishte Sofia-Vrazhdebna, serves those flying in and out of the city. It is approximately three miles east of the city's center and served over 3.4 million passengers in 2011. Air France, Australian Airlines, British Airways, Easyjet and Bulgaria Air are just a few of the major airlines available at the airport. You can find great deals on domestic and international flights from this city on Orbitz.com

Transportation to Sofia Airport and Airport Parking

Public transportation is available throughout the city of Sofia. There are railway stations, bus stations, tram stations and trolley stops, and each form of public transportation provides passengers with direct access to Sofia Airport. Over 13,000 taxicabs operate in the city, and there are private passenger vans available in Sofia as well. Airport parking is available to those who decide to drive. There are 400 outdoor parking spaces available at Terminal 1, and 800 indoor parking spaces are available at Terminal 2. Short-term parking starts at 2 BGN for one hour and increases substantially the longer you stay at the airport. Long-term parking starts at 60 BGN for five to 15 days and 80 BGN for 15 to 30 days. After 30 days, each additional month costs 140 BGN.

Sofia Airport Dining Facilities

If you have time before your flight, you can grab a bite to eat at Jimmy's or Cool Wings. You can also grab a cup of coffee and a snack at Mimo Café, World News Café or Sky Café. Book your flights from Sofia to any destination in the world on Orbitz.com.

New York Airport Information

There are two major airports, John F. Kennedy International (JFK) and LaGuardia, that service travelers flying into New York City. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flights to New York, you will be able to choose from almost every major domestic and international air passenger carrier. LaGuardia Airport is roughly nine miles east of Manhattan, while JFK is almost 20 miles to the southeast. If you can't find the flight that you want, you can also fly into Newark International Airport, roughly 19 miles northeast of Manhattan.

Ground Transportation in New York

New York has plenty of public transportation, so getting around should be fairly easy. If you fly into LaGuardia, you will have to take a taxi, bus, or shared van for at least a portion of the trip, because there is no rail or subway service from the airport. Expect a cab ride from LaGuardia to Manhattan to cost anywhere from $20 to $40. Although JFK is further from the city, you can hop on the AirTrain, which will take you to the subway or the Long Island Railroad. If you choose to take a cab from JFK into Manhattan, expect to pay $45 or more for the ride. You will also be responsible for any tolls that are incurred during the trip. If you use Orbitz.com to book your hotel, you may be able to find one that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.

New York Area Weather Information

New York tends to be cold in the winter, wet in the spring and humid in the summer. Winter temperatures fluctuate between the 20s and 30s, while summer temperatures can soar to the 90s. New York City averages 27 inches of snow each winter, so be sure to pack your parka and snow boots if you plan to be there between November and February. Use the Orbitz.com travel planner to put together your itinerary and choose a temperate time to visit the city.

What to Do in New York

New York City is an urban adventurer's paradise. From the theaters on Broadway to the lights in Times Square, there is are activities for all ages. Go skating in Central Park, take a horse-and-buggy ride around Central Park South or go shopping on Fifth Avenue. Although New York is home to some of the finest restaurants on the east coast, don't forget to try the rich variety of street foods that are available. Enjoy your time in the city, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you are looking for budget flights to New York.

Flights from Sofia to New York - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Sofia to New York?

You'll need to break up the journey from Sofia to New York because there are no direct services on this route. Alitalia, Air France and KLM offer the next best thing — a flight with just a single stopover.

What is the shortest flight from Sofia to New York?

The quickest flight time is 10 hours and 49 minutes, so take some measures to keep jet lag at bay during your Sofia to New York journey. Don't forget to move your legs often, get some sleep and sip on water.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.