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Travelers usually depart from Sofia, Sofia Central Bus Station, Sofia Train Station, Sofia Bus Station, or Sofia Bus and Coach Station Poduyane when they travel from Sofia to Athens. Book your trip to arrive at Athens International, Athens - Kifissos, Athens - Karolou, or Athens Train Station. The distance between Sofia and Athens is 531 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Aegean, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Bulgaria Air, Turkish Airlines, and Lufthansa. Sofia and Athens have 45 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Athens, consider visiting Acropolis of Athens, and Peloponnese.

Weekly flights

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Number of flights14526-99

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Aegean on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Bulgaria Air on Tuesdays, and Thursdays.

Check-in for a flight from Sofia to Athens

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
AegeanAEEA3YesUnknownNo
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesUnknownNo
Bulgaria AirLZBFBYesUnknownNo
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesUnknownNo
LufthansaDLHLHYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Sofia to Athens?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Sofia and Athens takes around 1.2 hours.

What is the flight distance between Sofia and Athens?

The flight distance between Sofia and Athens is 531 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Sofia and Athens?

Several carriers operate flights between Sofia and Athens. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Bulgaria Air, Aegean.

What are the most popular routes to and from Sofia?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sofia and London Stansted, Beauvais–Tillé, Boryspil International, Berlin Brandenburg, Dublin, Porto, Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International, Brussels South Charleroi, Cologne Bonn Airport, Eindhoven, Memmingen.

What are the most popular routes to and from Athens?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Athens and Sabiha Gökçen International, Larnaca International, Paris Orly, Frankfurt International Airport, Heraklion International, Berlin Brandenburg, Santorini (Thira) National, Thessaloniki International Airport Macedonia , Geneva, Rhodes International, Chania International.

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 airports are near Athens?

The main airport in Athens is Athens International. It is also served by Milos Island National, Kalamata International, Araxos.

What buses and trains depart from Sofia?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Sofia, including Union Ivkoni.

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