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Travelers usually depart from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International, Budapest - Keleti, BUDAPEST - Nyugati, Budapest - Népliget, or Budapest - Deák Ferenc tér when they travel from Budapest to Sofia. Book your trip to arrive at Sofia, Sofia Central Bus Station, Sofia Bus and Coach Station Poduyane, Sofia - Ovcha Kupel, or Sofia Train Station. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Wizz Air, Lufthansa, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, and Bulgaria Air. Budapest and Sofia have 117 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

Number of flights15281818-1523

Check-in for a flight from Budapest to Sofia

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesOpens 30 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Bulgaria AirLZBFBYesNo

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What are the most popular routes to and from Budapest?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Budapest and London, Dublin, Manchester, Reykjavik, Edinburgh, Athens, Barcelona, Paris, Bristol, Milan, Glasgow, Rome, Lisbon, Toronto, Amsterdam, Berlin, Birmingham, Thessaloniki, Palma, Majorca, Tenerife.
What are the most popular routes to and from Sofia?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sofia and London, Dublin, Athens, Manchester, Edinburgh, Reykjavik, Birmingham, Toronto, Bristol, Liverpool, Montreal, Tel Aviv, Prague, Malta, Glasgow, Riga, Tallinn, Copenhagen, Barcelona, Lisbon.
What airports are near Budapest?
The main airport in Budapest is Budapest Ferenc Liszt International. It is also served by Vienna International Airport, Budapest Ferenc Liszt International, Bratislava Airport, Oradea International, Debrecen International, Košice International, Osijek, Arad International, Gyor-Per International Airport, Hévíz–Balaton.
What airports are near Sofia?
The main airport in Sofia is Sofia. It is also served by Sofia, Skopje Alexander the Great , Niš Constantine the Great, Plovdiv.
What buses and trains depart from Budapest?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Budapest, including Flibco.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Budapest and Sofia?
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Which airlines fly between Budapest and Sofia?
Currently, you can fly between Budapest and Sofia with Ryanair, Wizz Air, Lufthansa, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Bulgaria Air.
When's the best time to travel between Budapest and Sofia?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Budapest and Sofia, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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