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Travel Information from Manchester to Sofia

distanceDistance1380 miles (2226 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £141 • 3 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBulgaria Air

Take a flight to travel 1380 miles (2226 km) from Manchester to Sofia. Bulgaria Air is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Manchester to Sofia.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Bulgaria due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling between Manchester and Sofia?

Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Sofia, Bulgaria is: Restricted.

Can travellers from United Kingdom enter Bulgaria?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

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

Conditions of entry into Bulgaria:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • 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)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Sofia, Bulgaria?

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

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

This information was last checked on 29/11/2021. 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 trip to Sofia from Manchester.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Manchester, United Kingdom from Sofia, Bulgaria?

Return travel to Manchester, United Kingdom from Bulgaria is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Bulgaria?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from Bulgaria?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Manchester, United Kingdom was last verified on 05/12/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Manchester from Sofia.

How do you get from Manchester to Sofia?

Getting from Manchester to Sofia includes taking a flight.

What is the fastest way from Manchester to Sofia?

A flight is the fastest way to get from Manchester to Sofia with an average travel time for this journey around 3 h 20 min.

What is the distance from Manchester to Sofia?

The distance from Manchester to Sofia is approximately 1380 miles (2226 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Manchester to Sofia?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Manchester to Sofia:

  • Flights most often depart from Manchester at Manchester Airport and arrive in Sofia at Sofia Airport.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Manchester to Sofia?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Sofia from Manchester:

  • You can take a flight from Manchester to Sofia with Bulgaria Air. Cheap tickets can be found for £141 with Bulgaria Air from Manchester to Sofia.
Can I travel directly between Manchester and Sofia?

Yes, there is a direct service from Manchester to Sofia:

  • You can find a direct flight to Sofia with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Sofia tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Manchester to Sofia?
Looking to extend your trip from Manchester to Sofia? Many Omio customers who go from Manchester to Sofia usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Plovdiv, Bucharest or Burgas. If you're looking to explore Plovdiv, Bucharest or Burgas from Sofia, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I purchase a ticket from Manchester to Sofia online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £141 one way for this route.

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

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