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Selected fares from Sofia to Rio de Janeiro

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Route Information for Flights from Sofia to Rio de Janeiro

Origin Airport IATA Code SOF
Destination Airport IATA Code GIG
Flight Price $940
Distance 9,913 km

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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.

Galeão International Airport

Planning a trip can often be a confusing task. Knowing how to locate the best deals in travel can be difficult, especially if you are on a budget. For the travel planner looking to locate flights to Rio de Janeiro, Orbitz.com can help locate the best deals. The Galeão International Airport is located 12 miles north of downtown Rio de Janeiro. Twenty different airlines render services to the airport to more than 26 domestic locations and 24 international destinations.

Transportation From the Airport

Rio offers several methods for getting around the city. The urban transportation system is available for a flat rate depending on the destination. The airport offers complementary shuttle service to many hotels within the city, and Orbitz.com can help individuals locate car rental agencies in the area. Many rentals are available within the main concourse for convenience. Taxi services are often the best method of travel while in Rio. Fees are charged based on the distance traveled.

Weather in Rio de Janeiro

The warmest month of the year in Rio de Janeiro is February, when temperatures average in the high 80s. The coolest month is in July, when temperatures are in the mid- to low 70s. The city has a very temperate climate year-round, which makes it an excellent vacation spot.

Things to Do in Rio

Visitors to Rio will find plenty of things to do and see. The Botanical Gardens are open every day and feature one of the most exotic gardens in the area, which is home to a wide variety of species of wildlife and plants. Ipanema Beach is ideal for those who want to get some sun. The beach offers hiking, swimming, boating, fishing and a variety of other water activities. Orbitz.com can assist in locating flights to Rio de Janeiro, and securing other travel arrangements.

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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.

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^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 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.