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Fares from $403 One Way, $531 Round Trip from Newark to Sofia

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More About Flying To Sofia from Newark

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Newark Airport Information

Newark Liberty International Airport sits between Newark and Elizabeth, New Jersey, and is roughly 15 miles from Midtown Manhattan. Serving more than 33 million passengers each year, this airport offers domestic and international flights from Newark. Newark Liberty serves as a hub for United Airlines, and most major airlines offer flights from this airport. When you book with Orbitz.com, you can be sure to find the best sales and low-cost airfares on your flights from Newark Airport.

Parking at Newark Airport

You can find both short-term and long-term parking lots at Newark Liberty Airport; the costs vary depending on which lot you use and how long you park. Long-term parking starts at $18 for 24 hours and goes up from there. Parking in the short-term lot starts at $3 for the first half-hour. Orbitz.com can provide information about airport parking when you book your flights from Newark.

Transportation to Newark Airport

People from all over New Jersey, New York and surrounding areas use Newark Airport. Driving to the airport is simple, but parking costs can get expensive. Other options are more economical. AirTrain Newark goes to the airport from major train stations in New Jersey and New York, and you can catch a bus from many PATH train stations and the Port Authority in Midtown Manhattan. Taxis and car services provide convenient transport, and these options work best for people traveling with children or a lot of luggage. When you make your travel arrangements with Orbitz.com, ask about transportation options to combine with your flights from Newark.

Restaurants at Newark Airport

Newark Airport features plenty of options for grabbing coffee or a quick meal before your flights from Newark, including Dunkin' Donuts, Jamba Juice and Starbucks.

Flights from Sofia Airport

More than three million people use the Sofia Airport every year, because this airport is centrally located less than four miles from the downtown area. Searching for cheap flights to Sofia was once a problem, because many traditional airlines didn't fly to this airport. Orbitz.com can now get you a seat with any of the major airlines using this airport, including Aeroflot, Bulgaria Air, Niki, or Wizz Air.

Public Transportation and More

Getting from the airport to your hotel is just as important as flying into town. The city has several public transportation systems, including trolleys, buses, and trams. Each one makes multiple stops at the airport every day, which makes transport to your hotel easy. If you want to save money, you can purchase a bundle of tickets to use during your trip.

Harsh Winters and Mild Summers

During Sofia's harsh winters, temperatures drop to the low teens and up to 10 inches of snow covers the area. The summers are much milder, with temperatures remaining stable in the 60s and 70s, but on the warmer days, the temperatures can climb into the 80s.

Historical Hot Spots

When you visit Sofia, spend a few days enjoying the historical sites in town. Some of the most visited spots include the National Archeological Museum, Boyana Church, and Alexandar Nevsky Cathedral. Depending on the type of attractions that you want to visit, you might find cheap tickets through Orbitz.com. Whether you need a low-fare ticket or you just want to browse cheap flights to Sofia, Orbitz.com can help.

Flights from Newark to Sofia - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Newark to Sofia?

Unfortunately, no. You'll need to change planes if you want to get from Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) to Sofia (SOF). A range of airlines offer services on this route with only one stopover, including United Airlines, Lufthansa and Air Canada.

What is the shortest flight from Newark to Sofia?

Pick your favorite seat, because you'll be planted on it for at least 9 hours and 30 minutes. This is the fastest possible flight time from Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) to Sofia (SOF)

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Sofia?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Sofia have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Sofia with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Sofia without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^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.