|Distance||311 miles (501 km)|
|Average flight duration||1 h 30 min|
|Average plane ticket price||$140 (€114)|
|Airlines||Turkish Airlines or Aegean Airlines|
Flights from Sofia to Istanbul cover the 311 miles (501 km) long route taking on average 1 h 30 min with our travel partners like Turkish Airlines or Aegean Airlines. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this route for as low as $114 (€92), but the average price of plane tickets is $140 (€114). Travelers depart most frequently from Sofia Airport and arrive in Istanbul Airport.
For as little as $114 (€92) you can travel by flight between Sofia and Istanbul with Turkish airlines and Aegean Airlines. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
Book your Aegean Airlines Sofia to Istanbul flight with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check Aegean Airlines’s up-to-date flight schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Sofia to Istanbul routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable Aegean Airlines plane tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Sofia and Istanbul is 311 miles (501 km), and the best price for a one-way Sofia - Istanbul Aegean Airlines plane ticket starts at $114 (€92) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your Aegean Airlines ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by plane. Waiting in a line at the airport to purchase your plane ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your plane tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with Aegean Airlines!
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travel between Sofia, Bulgaria and Istanbul, Turkey by plane is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Turkey must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 10/15/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight from Sofia to Istanbul as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by plane from Istanbul to Sofia is: Partially open
Reentry to Bulgaria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey
What are the requirements?
The government of Bulgaria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/17/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your flight to Sofia from Istanbul here.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Sofia Airport and arriving in Istanbul Airport.
You can find the most popular departure airport for this trip, Sofia Airport, located approximately 4 miles (6 km) from the city center of Sofia. The most popular arrival airport in Istanbul, called Istanbul Airport, is located around 20 miles (32 km) away from its city center. To reach the city center of Istanbul from Istanbul Airport, check what taxi services, airport shuttle services or public transit options are available.
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