London to Sofia Flights

London to Sofia Flight Info

Peak season for travel

February
£84

Off-season for travel

July
£146

Cheapest return ticket price

£128
London(LCY) ⇒ Sofia(SOF)

Cheapest direct flight price

£79
London(STN) ⇒ Sofia(SOF)

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When are flight tickets from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF) the cheapest?

    Airlines adjust prices for flights from London to Sofia based on the date and time of your booking. By analyzing data from all airlines, on Trip.com, you can find the lowest flight prices on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.
  • How much do flights from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF) cost?

    According to Trip.com's data, the lowest price is around £266.
  • How long does it take to fly from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF)?

    It takes about 3 hours 5 minutes to fly from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF).
  • What is the transportation method from the main airport to downtown in Sofia?

    • The distance from Sofia Airport to downtown is about 6km, by taxi about 20 minutes.
  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF)?

    Airlines with flights from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF): British Airways, American Airlines, Bulgaria Air, Ryanair, easyJet and Wizz Air.
  • What's the most popular airline for non-stop flights from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF)?

    Wizz Air operates 217 non-stop flights from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF).
  • How many airports are there in Sofia (SOF)?

    There are 1 airport(s) near Sofia (SOF): Sofia Airport.
  • What are some travel guidelines for Sofia during the COVID19 pandemic?

    Entry restrictions and flight schedule changes and cancellations are frequently updated and subject to change. If you plan to travel to Sofia, please obtain the most updated information from the airline you plan to book your travels with. You can also refer to COVID19 Country/Region Entry Restrictions for more information.
  • Which airlines offer free date changes for flights to this city during the COVID19 pandemic?

    There are no airlines with flights to this city that provide this service. Please use this information as a reference only and confirm with the airline prior to booking.

London (LON) to Sofia (SOF) Flight Schedule

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Arrival
Weekly Schedule
easyJet

06:15

LGW

11:20

SOF

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Ryanair

06:30

STN

11:35

SOF

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easyJet

07:20

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12:25

SOF

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Wizz Air

07:50

LTN

13:00

SOF

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American Airlines

08:05

LHR

13:15

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Ryanair

09:35

STN

14:40

SOF

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American Airlines

13:45

LHR

18:50

SOF

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Ryanair

14:00

STN

19:00

SOF

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Wizz Air

14:05

LTN

19:15

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British Airways

14:40

LHR

19:50

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easyJet

15:10

LGW

20:20

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Ryanair

17:00

STN

22:00

SOF

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17:05

STN

22:10

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Bulgaria Air

17:35

LHR

22:45

SOF

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Bulgaria Air

18:20

LHR

23:25

SOF

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Ryanair

18:35

STN

23:35

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Ryanair

18:55

STN

23:55

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Wizz Air

22:10

LTN

03:20

SOF

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Flight from London to Sofia

Sofia is the capital city of Bulgaria. It is a landmark city that reflects over 2,000 years of culture and history spanning Roman, Greek, Ottoman, and Soviet occupations of the city. It lies at the foot of the Vitosha Mountains in the western part of Bulgaria. The city is midway between the Adriatic Sea and the Black Sea, very close to the Aegean Sea. Sofia is home to several noted cultural institutions and universities. The National Gallery of Foreign Arts, The National Opera and Ballet of Bulgaria, and Nu Boyana Film Studios are all located in Sofia.

Tip: Sofia’s geographic location at the foothills of the mountain make it a city that is highly frequented by trekkers, and folks looking for a mountain holiday. Try and include a trip to the Vitosha mountains during your stay.

Getting to Sofia from London. 

London-Sofia flight booking will begin at the Heathrow airport which is London’s primary and largest airport. London to Sofia flights land in Sofia Airport located 10 kilometres east of the city.

A direct flight to Sofia has a total flying time of 3 hours approximately. The service is offered by Ryanair and Wizz Air. A cheap flight from London can be booked online by comparing prices on various dates. Aegean Airlines offers a flight with a stop at Athens.

Tip: Make your ticket bookings in advance for the best deals and discounts.

Sofia through the eyes of a Tourist

Visit the National History Museum and the National Art Gallery to soak in some culture and history. Between May and September, the numerous parks and gardens in Sofia offer live entertainment like puppet shows, music, and cinema under the stars. Visit these parks and enjoy the National Theatre’s Garden. Hike to the Cherni Vrah peak of the Vitosha Mountain which can be seen from every corner of the city.

Tip: Visit the Aleksander Nevski Cathedral, and the Ancient Serdica Complex if you enjoy archaeological excavation sites.

Food and Drinks in Sofia

Apart from the multitude of restaurants that serve all the usual fare, tourists must try Banista, an indigenous baked pastry made with Bulgarian Feta and eggs. Other Balkan dishes like Tzatziki and tarator, which are amazing dips can also be tasted in the restaurants and cafes.

The national alcoholic drink of Bulgaria is Rakia which is served by several Mehanas (pubs). You will find homemade varieties of Rakia in stores too because many folks still brew it at home.

Hotels, budget properties and boutique rooms are available around Sofia, especially around Studentski Grad, Ivan Vazov National Theatre area, and Vasil Levski National Museum region.

Tip: There are boutique apartments, and bed n breakfasts that are let out to long-staying vacationers and can be booked at reasonable prices, too.

Trip.com offers some excellent options for tour packages and group travels. Customised travel plans are also offered by Trip.com. The ticketing services and customer service are excellent. Make sure you avail good discount deals and superb packages for the best Balkan vacation ever.

  • Plan Your Trip from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF)

    Sofia attracts thousands of visitors every year for both business and pleasure. Whether you’re taking a last-minute break or a much needed getaway, flights from London to Sofia on Trip.com can help you get there with ease. With Trip.com, you can browse popular airlines with flights to Sofia, check the best season to visit, and preview Sofia attractions before you arrive. With flight deals and exciting attractions waiting for you to explore in Sofia, the best time to book flights from London to Sofia is now! Planning a trip from London to Sofia is easy when you use Trip.com to help you make travel arrangements. Whether you are flying one-way, non-stop, or round-trip, you will find just the flight you need with us. If you want to lock in a great deal for your flights, go for a round-trip flight, if you need flexibility with your itinerary, book a one-way flight to Sofia. With Trip.com, you can search for available flights and hotel rooms, and then make your booking quickly and easily online and on the go. Pack your travel accessories, make a must-see bucket list, and book your flight to Sofia on Trip.com today!

  • A Trip to Remember (LON—SOF)

    Make your journey from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF) a trip to remember by using Trip.com to view Sofia attractions before you arrive. Once you know what to do in Sofia, you can reserve and book in advance for the best travel experience possible. Planning ahead is the most effective way to ensure your whole travel experience goes smoothly. Whether you need help choosing the perfect restaurant, discovering the best places to try local flavors, or finding the most stunning views in town, Trip.com is with you every step of the way for your trip to Sofia.