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Edinburgh to Sofia flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Edinburgh and Sofia take, on average, 3 h and 52 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Edinburgh with Sofia found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport Turnhouse is the departure airport operating flights between Edinburgh and Sofia
Arriving AirportFlights departing Edinburgh with Sofia as destination arrives at Sofia Intl

Cheap last minute flights to Sofia

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Departure Tue, 03 Aug Return Thu, 05 Aug
EDI Edinburgh
SOF Sofia
return from £76
Departure Tue, 24 Aug Return Thu, 26 Aug
EDI Edinburgh
SOF Sofia
return from £65
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 2.27 BGN
British Pound Sterling Bulgarian Lev
1 BGN = 0.45 GBP
Last checked on 27 July 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
60%

Trains in Sofia are 60% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
£1.8
Sofia
£0.7
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
65%

A meal in Sofia is 65% cheaper than a meal in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
£15
Sofia
£5.26
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
85%

A taxi fare in Sofia is 85% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
£3
Sofia
£0.44
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
59%

Coffee in Sofia is 59% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
£2.76
Sofia
£1.14
Edinburgh airports
  • ( Turnhouse (EDI)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( Glasgow Scotland (GLA)
    How far from city centre: 42 miles
  • ( Prestwick (PIK)
    How far from city centre: 63 miles
Sofia airports
  • ( Sofia Intl (SOF)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
K Distance: 1488 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Edinburgh to Sofia

😷 Is it safe to travel from Edinburgh to Sofia during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Bulgaria may apply when travelling from Edinburgh. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Edinburgh to Sofia at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Edinburgh to Sofia is 65£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Sofia expensive to visit compared to Edinburgh?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Sofia costs an average of 0.44 GBP, 85% cheaper than Edinburgh, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 61% less in Sofia: 0.70 GBP against 1.80 GBP in Edinburgh. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 5.26 GBP in Sofia, 65% less than the 15.00 GBP in Edinburgh. The price of the coffee is around 59% cheaper in Sofia, with an average of 1.14 GBP, while in Edinburgh the coffee costs 2.76 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Edinburgh to Sofia?
The most popular months to book a trip from Edinburgh to Sofia are October, June and March, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Edinburgh to Sofia?
The best time of the year to go to Sofia when flying from Edinburgh depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, July is the top 1º month to fly to Sofia from Edinburgh in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, November, January and May are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Edinburgh -  Sofia.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Edinburgh to Sofia?
The total flight time between Edinburgh and Sofia is of around 03:52 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,491 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Sofia compared to Edinburgh?
While in Edinburgh the temperatures can reach an average of 24.09 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 mm ,Sofia's temperatures can go up to 32.9 ºC during the hot season, with 6.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -13.21 ºC in Sofia, compared to the -4.11 ºC average degrees reported in Edinburgh. During the winter period, Edinburgh can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Sofia have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Edinburgh and Sofia?
The main airport route flying between Edinburgh and Sofia is: Turnhouse (EDI) to Sofia Intl (SOF). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Ryanair.
  • Easyjet.
Airlines with indirect flights from Edinburgh to Sofia are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Edinburgh to Sofia are:
  • Lufthansa, stoping in Frankfurt for 215 minutes minimun.
  • Bulgaria Air, with 95 minutes scale in Amsterdam.
  • Bulgaria Air, with 95 minutes scale in Amsterdam.
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