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from Sofia to London

You can get from Sofia to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Sofia to London on Sep 28 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:40PMSofia Airport3h10 06:50PMLondon Stansted Airport
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$441One-way
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05:40PMSofia Airport3h10 06:50PMLondon Stansted Airport
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$441One-way
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11:55AMSofia Airport3h10 01:05PMLondon Stansted Airport
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$441One-way
07:30PMSofia Airport3h25 08:55PMLondon Gatwick Airport
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$711One-way
07:45PMSofia Airport3h20 09:05PMLondon Luton Airport
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$1001One-way

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Mon
Sep 27
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$47Ryanair
Tue
Sep 28
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$40Ryanair
Thu
Sep 30
$135Union Ivkoni International
$26Wizz Air
Fri
Oct 1
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$21Ryanair
Sat
Oct 2
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$32Wizz Air
Sun
Oct 3
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$45Wizz Air
Tue
Oct 5
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$26Wizz Air
Wed
Oct 6
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$10Ryanair
Thu
Oct 7
$109Union Ivkoni International
$10Ryanair
Fri
Oct 8
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$10Ryanair
Sat
Oct 9
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$32Ryanair
Sun
Oct 10
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$10Ryanair
Mon
Oct 11
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$29Ryanair
Tue
Oct 12
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$39Wizz Air
Wed
Oct 13
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$10Ryanair
Thu
Oct 14
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$66Ryanair
Fri
Oct 15
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$10Ryanair
Sat
Oct 16
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$10Ryanair
Sun
Oct 17
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$27Ryanair

Travel Information from Sofia to London

distanceDistance1249 miles (2014 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$19 - $110
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $19 (€15) • 3 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $19 (€15) • 3 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companieswizz air uk or Union Ivkoni International

Take a flight or bus to travel 1249 miles (2014 km) to London from Sofia. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are wizz air uk or Union Ivkoni International among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Sofia to London.

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FAQs
Does United Kingdom have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling between Sofia and London?

Travel between Sofia, Bulgaria and London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Bulgaria enter United Kingdom?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to London from Sofia?

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in London, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information was last checked on 9/25/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to London from Sofia.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Sofia, Bulgaria from London, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return to Sofia, Bulgaria from United Kingdom is: Restricted.

Is my journey back to Sofia from London restricted?

Entry into Bulgaria is currently allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Sofia from London?

Conditions of reentry into Bulgaria:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Sofia, Bulgaria?

You should observe these safety measures in Bulgaria as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Bulgaria was last checked on 9/19/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Sofia from London closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach London from Sofia?

There are 2 ways to get from Sofia to London: flight or bus.

How do I get from Sofia to London the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to London from Sofia is by taking a flight, which costs on average $19 (€15).

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

Taking a flight is usually $91 (€73) less than taking a bus to London, which costs on average $110 (€88) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel between Sofia and London?

The fastest way to get to London from Sofia is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 10 min.

Other travel options to London can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 43 h 30 min   on average.

How many miles from Sofia to London would I travel?

The Sofia to London distance is around 1249 miles (2014 km).

Where do I depart from Sofia? Where do I arrive in London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Sofia to London:

  • Flights from Sofia to London most often leave from Sofia Airport and arrive in London Heathrow Airport.
  • Buses from Sofia to London most often leave from София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara) and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
Who can get me from Sofia to London?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Sofia to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with wizz air uk to go to London by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find wizz air uk Sofia to London tickets on Omio for $19 (€15).
  • Travel with Union Ivkoni International for buses to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Union Ivkoni International Sofia to London tickets on Omio for $110 (€88).
Can I find a direct route between Sofia and London?

Yes, there are direct routes from Sofia to London with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct flight with Ryanair, British Airways, wizz air uk or Wizz Air.

Direct services to London tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Sofia to London?
Your trip from Sofia to London doesn't have to end in London. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels to your Sofia to London tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from London today!
How early should I book Sofia to London tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Sofia to London, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $19 (€15) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $110 (€88) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Sofia to London tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Sofia
London
Sofia
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Sofia, Busbahnhof am Hbf.
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Sofia, ZOB Trafikmarket
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