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Flight Information from Riga to Sofia

distanceDistance983 miles (1585 km)
priceAverage plane ticket price£190 (€216)
changesDirect flightYes

Flights from Riga to Sofia cover the 983 miles (1585 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £190, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £165. Travellers depart most frequently from Riga International Airport and arrive in Sofia Airport.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by plane from Riga, Latvia to Sofia, Bulgaria?

Travel between Riga, Latvia and Sofia, Bulgaria by plane is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers

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

When travelling 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 24/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight between Riga and Sofia before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by plane to Riga, Latvia from Sofia, Bulgaria?

Return travel from Bulgaria to Latvia is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Riga from Sofia?

Entry into Latvia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • 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)
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Riga, Latvia?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 23/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your flight to Riga from Sofia.

What is the cost of cheap flights between Riga and Sofia?
Omio customers have found cheap plane tickets to Sofia from Riga for as low as £165  for the next 7 days.
How much does the flight from Riga to Sofia cost on average?
If you’re looking to book your plane tickets in the next week, you can expect the Riga to Sofia flight price to come in at an average of £190  one way.
How far is it from Riga to Sofia by plane?
The flight distance from Riga to Sofia is around 983 miles (1585 km).
What airport in Riga does the flight to Sofia leave from? Which airport do I fly into Sofia from Riga?

Omio travellers most frequently book a flight from Riga International Airport   to Sofia Airport   for this route.

Where is the departure airport in Riga located? Where is the arrival airport in Sofia located?

The most popular departure airport with passengers for this trip, called Riga International Airport, is located 5 miles (8 km) from the city centre of Riga.

The most popular arrival airport, Sofia Airport, is located 4 miles (6 km) away from the city centre of Sofia. You can check what public transportation connections, taxi services or airport shuttle service options are available to take you from Sofia Airport to the city centre in Sofia.

When does the first flight depart from Riga to Sofia? When does the last flight depart from Riga to Sofia?
You can take the first flight from Riga to Sofia at 10: 40   or take the last flight from Riga to Sofia leaving at 13: 55. Look for the latest Riga Sofia flight schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the plane for this route.
How far in advance should I purchase plane tickets between Riga and Sofia for the best deals?
The price of a one way plane ticket from Riga to Sofia is on average £190 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for flights from all possible airlines offering this route. In general, you can find plane tickets to Sofia from Riga available a few months in advance.

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