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Travelers usually depart from Heathrow, Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, or London City when they travel from London to Sofia. Book your trip to arrive at Sofia, Sofia Central Bus Station, Sofia Train Station, Sofia Bus and Coach Station Poduyane, or Sofia - Ovcha Kupel. The distance between London and Sofia is 2013 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Wizz Air, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, and British Airways. London and Sofia have 230 direct flights per week.

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British Airways on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Bulgaria Air on Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Ryanair on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

easyJet on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Wizz Air on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from London 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
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
0
Austrian AirlinesAUAOSYesNo
British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
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Bulgaria COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Bulgaria

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Bulgaria – 09/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from London, LHR can enter Bulgaria, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Bulgaria in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from London to Sofia?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between London and Sofia takes around 3.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between London and Sofia?
The flight distance between London and Sofia is 2013 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between London and Sofia?
Several carriers operate flights between London and Sofia. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include British Airways, easyJet, Bulgaria Air, Wizz Air, Ryanair.
What are the most popular routes to and from London?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Lisbon, Istanbul, Athens, Tirana, Faro, Bucharest, Málaga, Larnaca, New York, Dubai, Tenerife, Alicante, Rome, Milan, Barcelona, Dublin, Amsterdam, Palma, Majorca, Tel Aviv, Madrid.
What are the most popular routes to and from Sofia?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sofia and Dublin, Athens, Manchester, Edinburgh, Reykjavik, Birmingham, Toronto, Bristol, Liverpool, Montreal, Tel Aviv, Prague, Malta, Budapest, Glasgow, Riga, Tallinn, Copenhagen, Barcelona, Lisbon.
Which airports are there in London?
London is mainly served by Heathrow. But there are other airports nearby, including Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, London City, London Southend, RAF Northolt.
What airports are near London?
The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Cardiff, Doncaster Sheffield, Bournemouth, Southampton, Exeter, Norwich, Humberside.
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 London?
A number of bus and train companies depart from London, including National Express.
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