France (€)
Italia (€)
International (€)
Deutschland (€)
España (€)

Sofia to Budapest flights

Why book with Opodo?
  • Cheap flights with over 660 airlines
  • Compare the best deals
  • Flights to Budapest from £19
Flight DurationFlights between Sofia and Budapest take, on average, 2 h and 9 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Sofia with Budapest found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport Sofia Intl is the departure airport operating flights between Sofia and Budapest
Arriving AirportFlights departing Sofia with Budapest as destination arrives at Ferihegy

Cheap last minute flights to Budapest

Latest deals and top flight routes from Sofia airports.

Departure Sat, 07 Aug Return Sat, 14 Aug
SOF Sofia
BUD Budapest
return from £19
Departure Wed, 25 Aug Return Sat, 28 Aug
SOF Sofia
BUD Budapest
return from £26
Flight route information
Find out further information on Sofia and Budapest to help you prepare for your trip.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 422.3 HUF
British Pound Sterling Hungarian Forint
1 HUF = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 25 July 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
19%

Trains are 19% more expensive in Budapest than in Sofia.

Sofia
£0.7
Budapest
£0.83
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
10%

A meal in Budapest is 10% cheaper than a meal in Sofia.

Sofia
£5.26
Budapest
£4.76
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
277%

Taxis are 277% more expensive in Budapest than in Sofia.

Sofia
£0.44
Budapest
£1.66
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
4%

Coffee is 4% more expensive in Budapest than in Sofia.

Sofia
£1.14
Budapest
£1.18
Sofia airports
  • ( Sofia Intl (SOF)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
Budapest airports
  • ( Ferihegy (BUD)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
K Distance: 391 miles

Search for flights from Sofia to Budapest

Find cheap flights from Sofia to Budapest with the Opodo search engine. Whether it’s on business, for a relaxing holiday or to visit loved ones, you will find all the best deals on flights from Sofia with Opodo, featuring cheap flights by all the top low cost and standard airlines. By simply entering your preferences in our speedy search engine, a large selection of options will be returned from which you just need to select the best deal that works for you. We’ll do the rest! Alternatively, if you are flexible on dates or an early bird, discover the cheapest day to fly from Sofia to Budapest to ensure you get the best price. Find exclusive discounts by downloading the Opodo App and subscribing to our newsletter to stay in touch with the best offers on flights, hotels and more. Finally, don’t forget to book a hotel or car hire to complete your journey, all of which you will find on Opodo, your one-stop travel shop. Then just sit back and relax and enjoy your holidays!

Frequent asked questions about flights from Sofia to Budapest

😷 Is it safe to travel from Sofia to Budapest 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 Hungary may apply when travelling from Sofia. 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 Sofia to Budapest at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Sofia to Budapest is 19£. 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 Budapest expensive to visit compared to Sofia?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Budapest costs an average of 1.66 GBP, 277% more expensive than Sofia, with a fare of 0.44 GBP, while train tickets costs 19% more in Budapest: 0.83 GBP against 0.70 GBP in Sofia. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 4.76 GBP in Budapest, 10% less than the 5.26 GBP in Sofia. The price of the coffee is around 4% more expensive in Budapest, with an average of 1.18 GBP , while in Sofia the coffee costs 1.14 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Sofia to Budapest?
The most popular months to book a trip from Sofia to Budapest are October, November and August, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Sofia to Budapest?
The best time of the year to go to Budapest when flying from Sofia depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, January is the top 1º month to fly to Budapest from Sofia in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and May. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, October, February and March are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Sofia -  Budapest.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Sofia to Budapest?
The total flight time between Sofia and Budapest is of around 02:09 hours on average, considering an average distance of 973 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 Budapest compared to Sofia?
While in Sofia the temperatures can reach an average of 32.9 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 6.0 mm ,Budapest's temperatures can go up to 33.95 ºC during the hot season, with 6.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -9.36 ºC in Budapest, compared to the -13.21 ºC average degrees reported in Sofia. During the winter period, Sofia can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Budapest have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Sofia and Budapest?
The main airport route flying between Sofia and Budapest is: Sofia Intl (SOF) to Ferihegy (BUD). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Wizz Air.
  • Lot Polish Airlines.
Airlines with indirect flights from Sofia to Budapest are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Sofia to Budapest are:
  • Bulgaria Air, stoping in Vienna for 85 minutes minimun.
  • Alitalia, with 70 minutes scale in Rome.
  • Alitalia, with 70 minutes scale in Rome.
Other popular routes

Other city destinations

Our International travel websites