London to Sofia flights

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Departure Tue, 14 Nov Return Wed, 22 Nov
LTN London
SOF Sofia
return from £42
Departure Fri, 24 Nov Return Tue, 28 Nov
LHR London
SOF Sofia
return from £68
Departure Mon, 27 Nov Return Fri, 01 Dec
LGW London
SOF Sofia
return from £74
Departure Wed, 15 Nov Return Sun, 19 Nov
LCY London
SOF Sofia
return from £148
Flight route information
Sofia is a medieval city that amazes visitors with its beauty, elegance, charm and mystery.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 2.21 BGN
British Pound Sterling Bulgarian Lev
1 BGN = 0.46 GBP
Last checked on 02 November 2017
Train
Local, one-way ticket
71%

Trains in Sofia are 71% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.5
Sofia
£0.72
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
70%

A meal in Sofia is 70% cheaper than a meal in London.

London
£15
Sofia
£4.48
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
90%

A taxi fare in Sofia is 90% cheaper than in London.

London
£3.5
Sofia
£0.36
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
62%

Coffee in Sofia is 62% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.66
Sofia
£1.01
( London airports
  • ? Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ? Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ? Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ? Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ? London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ? Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
) Sofia airports
  • ? Sofia Intl (SOF)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
L Distance: 1251 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

London is one of the most important cities in the world in terms of culture, history, finance, education and science. This city is served by Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Southend, Luton and London City Airports. All these airports are located in different locations of the city, and are easily reached by trains.

Flights from London to Sofia may take off from any of the six airports mentioned above. Heathrow Airport is internationally known and most people associate London with this airport. However, Gatwick is the second most popular airport and serves the city of London alongside many other airports. Southend and Stansted airports are far away from the city.

Getting to London airport

London Sofia flights may take off from any of the six airports that serve the city of London. If your flight is departing from Heathrow, hop on the Heathrow Express that leaves from Paddington Station. To get to Gatwick, hop on a train at Victoria Station whether it is the direct route or the slow train. However, if your flight is taking off from London City Airport, you can relax. This airport is located within the city and can easily be reached by taxis and buses. Luton and Stansted are quote far out too, but can be reached easily by trains.

Arriving to Sofia

Sofia is the capital of Bulgaria and one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. It is known for its medieval buildings and well-preserved buildings, which take you back to a different era. Begin your journey at the St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, which is one of the most beautiful churches in Europe. Head toward Vitosha Boulevard, where you can spend time shopping or exploring the various bars and restaurants. Do not forget to visit the National Archaeological Museum, which is a former mosque that now houses a large collection of artifacts. When in Sofia, do not forget to catch a local opera performance at the National Opera and Ballet of Bulgaria.

How to get to the city centre

Flights to Sofia from London land at Sofia Airport, which is located just ten kilometres from the city centre. The easiest way to get to Sofia city centre is by metro. All you need to do is get to Sofia Airport Metro Station and hop onto Line 1 to reach the city centre. If you wish to take a bus, take number 84 to the city. If you are headed toward Tsarigradsko shose Metro Station, just take bus 384. If you plan to take a taxi, all you need to do is ask the driver to go via Brussels Boulevard, which connects the airport with the city centre.

Most popular flight routes from London to Sofia
Heathrow- Sofia Intl
return from £68
Gatwick- Sofia Intl
return from £1,497
Stansted- Sofia Intl
return from £21
Gatwick- Sofia Intl
return from £74
Heathrow- Sofia Intl
return from £153
London City- Sofia Intl
return from £264
Heathrow- Sofia Intl
return from £215
Heathrow- Sofia Intl
return from £137
Gatwick- Sofia Intl
return from £212
Heathrow- Sofia Intl
return from £150
London City- Sofia Intl
return from £182
Heathrow- Sofia Intl
return from £160
Heathrow- Sofia Intl
return from £131
London City- Sofia Intl
return from £1,514
Heathrow- Sofia Intl
return from £908
London City- Sofia Intl
return from £930
Heathrow- Sofia Intl
return from £153
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