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Flight Information between Lyon and Sofia

distanceDistance934 miles (1507 km)
durationAverage flight duration7 h
priceAverage plane ticket price$378 (€300)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlines

Flights from Lyon to Sofia cover the 934 miles (1507 km) long route taking on average 7 h with our travel partners like. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this route for as low as $321 (€255)], but the average price of plane tickets is $378 (€300). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Sofia Airport.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my flight between Lyon and Sofia?

Travel between Lyon, France and Sofia, Bulgaria by plane is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Bulgaria from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Bulgaria from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the safety rules to follow in Sofia, Bulgaria?

When traveling in Bulgaria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 8/1/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight to Sofia from Lyon before traveling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Lyon, France from Sofia, Bulgaria?

The restriction level for your return flight to Lyon, France from Sofia is: Partially open.

Is my return flight into Lyon from Sofia restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Sofia?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 8/1/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Lyon from Sofia closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap flights between Lyon and Sofia cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest flight from Lyon to Sofia for the next 7 days starting from $321 (€255)  one way.
How much does it cost to take a flight between Lyon and Sofia?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $378 (€300)  for a flight ticket to Sofia from Lyon.
What is the distance from Lyon to Sofia by plane?
The Lyon to Sofia flight distance is approximately 934 miles (1507 km).
How long is a flight to Sofia from Lyon on average?
On average the Lyon to Sofia flight time is 7 h  covering the 934 miles (1507 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What airport does the flight from Lyon to Sofia depart from? Which Sofia airport do I fly into from Lyon?

Omio customers traveling this route book their cheap flights from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport   to Sofia Airport   most frequently.

Where is the airport in Lyon? Where is the airport in Sofia?

Passengers board their flight most frequently from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport, which is located approximately 0 miles (0 km) from the city center.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Sofia Airport and need to travel approximately 0 miles (0 km) from the airport to reach the city center in Sofia. You can check if there are airport shuttle services, taxi services or public transit options available from Sofia Airport to get you to the city center in Sofia.

When does the first flight depart from Lyon to Sofia? When does the last flight depart from Lyon to Sofia?
You can take the earliest flight from Lyon to Sofia at 4: 50 AM   or take the last flight from Lyon to Sofia leaving at 4: 45 PM. Look for the latest Lyon to Sofia flight schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the plane for this route.
How far in advance should I buy plane tickets between Lyon and Sofia for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for flights in advance to score the best deals from all possible airlines offering this journey and save money. If you purchase plane tickets to Sofia from Lyon within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $378 (€300) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your plane ticket from Lyon to Sofia a few months in advance.