|Distance||1397 miles (2253 km)|
|Average flight duration||3 h 35 min|
|Average plane ticket price||£125 (€142)|
|Airlines||Ryanair, Wizz Air or Bulgaria Air|
Flights from Sofia to Madrid cover the 1397 miles (2253 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like Ryanair, Wizz Air or Bulgaria Air. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £125, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £82. Travellers depart most frequently from Sofia Airport and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
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Spain's capital is the city that never sleeps, a vibrant metropolis with non-stop nightlife and cultural highlights that range from the art treasures of the Prado to the soccer stars performing at the Bernabeu. Business travelers and city break vacationers from Bulgaria can take daily direct flights from Sofia to Madrid with national airlines and a budget carrier. Flight times are a little under four hours, with morning, afternoon and evening services available. Indirect connections with one change in transit increase the daily flight options to the Spanish capital from Sofia.
Spanish national airline Iberia and Bulgarian national carrier Bulgaria Air provide direct flights from Sofia to Madrid four days a week. Irish budget airline Ryanair provides direct flights on the same route four days a week. Hungarian low cost operator Wizz Air offers direct flights to the Spanish capital from Sofia five days a week. Indirect connections with one change en route are available with several airlines, including Lufthansa connections via Munich, Air Europa and Alitalia services via Rome Fiumicino, and KLM and Bulgaria Air routes via Amsterdam Schiphol.
Iberia and Bulgaria Air direct flights from Sofia to Madrid are the fastest option on the 2253 kilometer route west to the Spanish capital, taking three hours and 40 minutes. Ryanair budget airline services take ten minutes longer and Wizz Air flights take 15 minutes longer. Lufthansa flights via Munich are the quickest indirect connection, with a total journey time of five hours and 40 minutes to Madrid. Alitalia and Air Europa connections via Rome take five minutes longer, while KLM and Bulgaria Air flights via Amsterdam take seven hours and 40 minutes to complete the trip.
The Iberia and Bulgaria Air national airline timetable offers direct flights from Sofia to Madrid four days a week, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. Budget airline Ryanair provides direct flights on this route on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Wizz Air has a direct flight to the Spanish capital five days a week, with no service on Mondays and Fridays. Departure times for direct flights vary but include morning, afternoon and late evening options. There are also eight daily indirect flights from Sofia to Madrid, with a variety of airlines, and departure times in the morning and afternoon.
Departure Airport: Sofia Airport is located 10 kilometers east of the Bulgarian capital, with public transport connections from the center available on metro line 1 trains taking 20 minutes or city bus routes 84 and 184 taking around 45 minutes. Facilities at the terminal include long and short stay parking lots, currency exchange desks, duty free shopping, Bulgarian wine stores, sandwich bars, vending machines, coffee shops and executive lounges.
Arrival Airport: Madrid Barajas Airport is Europe's second largest flight hub, located 12 kilometers north east of the center, with frequent connections downtown provided by trains on line 8 of the metro and C1 and C10 local Renfe rail services, taking 20-30 minutes. Facilities at the airport include car rental desks, currency exchange bureaux, baggage storage lockers, tapas bars, fast food restaurants, Castilian wine and food specialty stores, a pharmacy, news vendors, business lounges, free WiFi and taxi stands.
Travel between Sofia, Bulgaria and Madrid, Spain by plane is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight from Sofia to Madrid as this information can change.
Return travel from Spain to Bulgaria is: Partially open.
Entry into Bulgaria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Bulgaria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your flight to Sofia from Madrid.
Omio customers most frequently book their flights from Sofia Airport to Madrid Barajas Airport.
Passengers board their flight most frequently from Sofia Airport, which is located approximately 4 miles (6 km) from the city centre.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Madrid Barajas Airport and need to travel approximately 7 miles (12 km) from the airport to reach the city centre in Madrid. You can check if there are airport shuttle services, taxi services or public transportation options available from Madrid Barajas Airport to get you to the city centre in Madrid.
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