London to Sofia Flights

London (LON) to Sofia (SOF) Flight Information

Below are some common questions asked about this flight route:
  • When can I book the cheapest flight from London to Sofia?

    Airlines adjust prices for plane tickets based on the day and time that you book your flight. After analyzing data from all airlines, we have discovered that the best days to book flights from London to Sofia are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

  • What are the airlines flying from London to Sofia?

    Airlines flying from London to Sofia include American Airlines,Bulgaria Air,Ryanair,easyJet,British Airways,Wizz Air.

  • What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from London to Sofia?

    Wizz Air provides 269 of the non-stop flights between London and Sofia.

  • How many airports are there in Sofia?

    There are 1 airports in Sofia - Sofia Airport.

  • Average duration of direct flights:

    3h5m

  • Airports at destination:

    SOF

  • Flight route:

    LON ✈ SOF

  • Price starting from:

    From £39

London (LON) to Sofia (SOF) Flight Schedule

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easyJet

06:15

LGW

11:20

SOF

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Ryanair

06:30

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11:35

SOF

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easyJet

07:20

SEN

12:25

SOF

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Wizz Air

07:50

LTN

13:00

SOF

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LHR

13:15

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Ryanair

09:35

STN

14:40

SOF

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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

SOF

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14:40

LHR

19:50

SOF

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U28977

easyJet

15:10

LGW

20:20

SOF

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Ryanair

17:00

STN

22:00

SOF

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FR6069

Ryanair

17:05

STN

22:10

SOF

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17:35

LHR

22:45

SOF

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18:20

LHR

23:25

SOF

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FR8045

Ryanair

18:35

STN

23:35

SOF

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FR1610

Ryanair

18:55

STN

23:55

SOF

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W64304

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.

Roundtrip vs One-Way Flights from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF)

There is usually no major price difference between buying a roundtrip flight versus a one-way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one-way flight from London(LON) to Sofia(SOF). However, booking a roundtrip flight is a simpler process. You can compare roundtrip and one-way flights by using our flight comparison tool.

Travel from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF)

Sofia attracts thousands of visitors every year for both business and pleasure. Planning a trip from London to Sofia is easy when you use Trip.com to help you make travel arrangements. With Trip.com, you can search for available flights and hotel rooms, and then make your booking quickly and easily online.

A Trip to Remember (LON - SOF)

Make your journey from London (LON) to Sofia (SOF) a trip to remember when you use Trip.com to review city attractions before you arrive. With a preview of what's available at your destination, you can make any necessary reservations in advance for the best travel experience possible.