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The best prices from London to Sofia are usually found in November or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to Sofia (SOF)

All the information you need to plan the best LON to SOF flight in 2021: compare London to Sofia flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sofia.
LON - SOF
Price
£60 - £188
SOF
Temperature
4 - 28 °C
SOF
Precipitation
28 - 81 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 42% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 45% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£60

From London to Sofia

One-way from

£19

One-way flight from London to Sofia

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from London to Sofia?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Sofia. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Sofia?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 60 days in advance, which can save you up to 52% on flights from London to Sofia compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 60 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £117. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £158.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Sofia?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, November can be a great choice for travel to Sofia. Flights to Sofia from London in November are about £109 on average during November, but can be found for as low as £34.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Sofia (LON - SOF)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from London to Sofia is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 19% on airfare.

Cheap flights from London to Sofia in August, September 2021

The best prices found for LON to SOF flights in August, September
3 Sep - 27 Sep
£33pp
STN
London Stansted
Ryanair
Direct
SOF
Sofia
SOF
Sofia
Ryanair
Direct
STN
London Stansted
20 Sep - 24 Sep
£34pp
STN
London Stansted
Ryanair
Direct
SOF
Sofia
SOF
Sofia
Ryanair
Direct
STN
London Stansted
3 Sep - 27 Sep
£35pp
STN
London Stansted
Ryanair
Direct
SOF
Sofia
SOF
Sofia
Ryanair
Direct
STN
London Stansted

London to Sofia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sofia from London found for this year
9 Oct - 10 Oct
£19pp
STN
London Stansted
Ryanair
Direct
SOF
Sofia
SOF
Sofia
Ryanair
Direct
STN
London Stansted
20 Oct - 24 Oct
£32pp
STN
London Stansted
Ryanair
Direct
SOF
Sofia
SOF
Sofia
Ryanair
Direct
STN
London Stansted
3 Sep - 27 Sep
£33pp
STN
London Stansted
Ryanair
Direct
SOF
Sofia
SOF
Sofia
Ryanair
Direct
STN
London Stansted

Direct flights to Sofia from London

Save time with London to Sofia direct flight deals
9 Oct - 10 Oct
£19pp
STN
London Stansted
Ryanair
Direct
SOF
Sofia
SOF
Sofia
Ryanair
Direct
STN
London Stansted
20 Oct - 24 Oct
£32pp
STN
London Stansted
Ryanair
Direct
SOF
Sofia
SOF
Sofia
Ryanair
Direct
STN
London Stansted
3 Sep - 27 Sep
£33pp
STN
London Stansted
Ryanair
Direct
SOF
Sofia
SOF
Sofia
Ryanair
Direct
STN
London Stansted

Last-minute flights from London to Sofia

Late deals on return flights to Sofia from London, departing today and this week
10 Aug - 12 Aug
£53pp
LTN
London Luton
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SOF
Sofia
SOF
Sofia
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LTN
London Luton
10 Aug - 12 Aug
£55pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SOF
Sofia
SOF
Sofia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
10 Aug - 8 Sep
£58pp
LTN
London Luton
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SOF
Sofia
SOF
Sofia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LTN
London Luton

One-way flights to Sofia from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Sofia
17:45 - 22:55
Wizz Air
Direct
3h 10m
LTN - SOF
Wizz Air
£20
mytrip.com
14:55 - 18:20
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
25h 25m
LHR - SOF
Multiple Airlines
£21
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From London to Sofia

Are flight prices decreasing from London to Sofia due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both London and Sofia for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from London to Sofia have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Ryanair, Wizz Air, and easyJet are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Sofia from London?

For a flight from London to Sofia, you will be flying into Sofia. Sofia (SOF) is just 4.2 mi from the centre vof the city. Sofia is the only Sofia airport and it handles 4 inbound flights from London per day. 12 airlines have flights to Sofia from London on a regular basis.

Can I find flights from London to Sofia for under £72 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Sofia for under £72. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £19, but on average you can expect to pay £38.

Are there direct flights from London to Sofia for under £72 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from London to Sofia under £72. A good price for a direct flight from London to Sofia is less than £39.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Sofia for under £72?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Sofia within the next 7 days for less than £72.

What days are direct flights available from London to Sofia?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.

Is London weather warmer or cooler than Sofia?

With an average temperature of 28 °C, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Sofia are hotter than in London.

How long does is the flight from London to Sofia?

A quick flight from London to Sofia can take about 3h. easyJet provides one of the quickest options available for as low as £87. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from London to Sofia return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from London to Sofia from £19 return. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Wizz Air. Ryanair is 82% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from London to Sofia one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £10 on Ryanair. Another option is Wizz Air, who have fights from £10.

Alternative routes for London to Sofia

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Sofia

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from London to Sofia.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = 2.29 Лв
Flight duration
3h 11m
Average temperature for August in Sofia
28.0 °C
Avg rainfall for August in Sofia
58.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Gatwick (LGW)
City (LCY)
Stansted (STN)
Luton (LTN)
Southend (SEN)

Airports servicing Sofia

Top 10 airlines flying from London to Sofia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London to Sofia choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Ryanair
£41 £158 No cancel fee N/A
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easyJet
£51 £184 No cancel fee 86%
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Wizz Air
£51 £193 No cancel fee 83%
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Austrian Airlines
£136 £231 No cancel fee 78%
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British Airways
£90 £232 No cancel fee 70%
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KLM
£151 £237 No cancel fee 75%
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Lufthansa
£146 £243 No cancel fee 76%
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Bulgaria Air
£95 £290 No cancel fee 73%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Bulgaria Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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LOT
£159 £321 No cancel fee 81%
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Ukraine International Airlines
£290 £336 No cancel fee 81%
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Hourly flight availability from London to Sofia

See what time of day planes typically take off from London towards Sofia.
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 38% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 30% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 20% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 12% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from London to Sofia
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from London to Sofia.
Sunday
6 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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