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Lyon to Sofia flights

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Departure Fri, 16 Oct Return Fri, 23 Oct
LYS Lyon
SOF Sofia
return from £130
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Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 2.13 BGN
British Pound Sterling Bulgarian Lev
1 BGN = 0.48 GBP
Last checked on 20 September 2020
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Sofia are 57% cheaper than in Lyon.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Sofia is 49% cheaper than a meal in Lyon.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Sofia is 92% cheaper than in Lyon.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Sofia is 56% cheaper than in Lyon.

Lyon airports
  • ( Geneva (GVA)
    How far from city centre: 70 miles
  • ( Saint Exupery (LYS)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( St Geoirs (GNB)
    How far from city centre: 37 miles
  • ( Lyon - Bron (LYN)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
Sofia airports
  • ( Sofia Intl (SOF)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
K Distance: 937 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Lyon to Sofia

How is COVID-19 affecting flights from Lyon to Sofia?
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 Lyon. 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 Lyon to Sofia at Opodo?
Our search engines have found flights from 130€ for the route Lyon - Sofia. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest 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 Lyon?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Sofia costs an average of 0.37 GBP, 92% cheaper than Lyon, with a fare of 4.57 GBP, while train tickets costs 57% less in Sofia: 0.75 GBP against 1.74 GBP in Lyon. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 5.60 GBP in Sofia, 49% less than the 10.97 GBP in Lyon. The price of the coffee is around 56% cheaper in Sofia, with an average of 1.17 GBP, while in Lyon the coffee costs 2.65 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Lyon to Sofia?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Lyon to Sofia are October, November and January.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Lyon to Sofia?
The best time of the year to go to Sofia when flying from Lyon depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1 month to fly to  Sofia from Lyon in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by October and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period March, September and January are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Lyon -  Sofia.
How long does the flight take to go from Lyon to Sofia?
The total flight time between Lyon and Sofia is of around 04:47 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,490 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in oter cities in between).
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