|Origin Airport IATA Code||SOF|
|Destination Airport IATA Code||BCN|
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
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.
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.
Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is the second largest city in Spain and has a population of over 1.6 million. Flights to Barcelona arrive at the Barcelona El Prat Airport, located about 11 miles from the center of the city. The airport is one of the top 10 busiest in Europe, with over 34 million passengers passing through it in 2011. Some of the airlines flying into El Prat Airport include Aeroflot, Air France, British Airways, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines, with most offering reservation services with great deals for budget travelers through Orbitz.com.
Travel from the airport to the downtown area is available by commuter train, taxi and the city's bus services. The rail service connects Terminal 2 at the airport to the Barcelona Metro, while a bus service is available every 10 minutes. The train takes 27 minutes, while buses take approximately 35 minutes to make the journey to the downtown area. Bus and metro tickets cost about $16 and include transfers, with the ability to use the ticket on both transport types. Taxis can be caught in front of each of the airport's terminals. More than one suitcase or larger items will incur an additional transport fee when using the city taxis.
Those traveling to Barcelona should expect mild seasonal weather conditions, with summer temperatures ranging from lows in the mid-50s to highs in the low 80s. During the winter, temperatures drop to the mid-teens, with highs generally around the low to mid-40s. Those enjoying summers in Barcelona should need nothing more than a light jacket on cooler evenings, while those visiting in the winter should wear moderate to heavy clothing with a heavy jacket to ward off the cold.
Barcelona is a city that devotes much of its entertainment energy to the arts, offering live music and theatre in a variety of genres. There's everything from opera at the Gran Teatre del Liceu opera house to the annual three-day Sonar pop music festival. Sports are also a major attraction for those taking flights to Barcelona, as it's the home of the world-famous football team FC Barcelona along with professional basketball and rugby teams.
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