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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 29 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

13:25Sofia Airport3h20 14:45London Luton Airport
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£591One-way
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13:25Sofia Airport3h20 14:45London Luton Airport
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£591One-way
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11:25Sofia Airport3h15 12:40London Luton Airport
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£731One-way
12:00Sofia Airport3h20 13:20London Gatwick Airport
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£721One-way
12:10Sofia Airport3h10 13:20London Stansted Airport
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£801One-way

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£59wizz air uk
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30 Oct
£98Union Ivkoni International
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31 Oct
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Travel Information to London from Sofia

distanceDistance1249 miles (2014 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£14 - £78
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £14 • 3 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £14 • 3 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companieswizz air uk or Union Ivkoni International

Take a flight or coach to travel 1249 miles (2014 km) from Sofia to London. 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 £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are wizz air uk or Union Ivkoni International among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Sofia to London.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for United Kingdom due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling to London from Sofia?

International travel from Sofia, Bulgaria to London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from Bulgaria?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to London if travelling from Sofia?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom due to the pandemic?

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 26/10/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Sofia and London.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Sofia, Bulgaria from London, United Kingdom?

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

Is my journey back to Sofia from London restricted?

Entry into Bulgaria is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open 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 and 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)

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 24/10/2021. 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.

What are my Sofia to London travel options?

You can travel between Sofia and London 2 different ways: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way from Sofia to London?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Sofia to London, which costs on average £14.

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A flight journey is usually £64 less than a journey to London by coach, which costs on average £78 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get to London from Sofia?

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

Other travel options from Sofia to London can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to London by coach can take on average 43 h 30 min.

How far is it from Sofia to London?

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Sofia and in London?

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

  • Most travellers catch their flight from Sofia Airport and arrive in London Heathrow Airport.
  • Most travellers take a coach from София, Централна Aвтогара (Sofia, Centralna Avtogara) to London, Victoria Coach Station.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get 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:

  • Wizz air uk can take you to London by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for wizz air uk from Sofia to London for £14.
  • Union Ivkoni International can take you to London by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Union Ivkoni International from Sofia to London for £78.
Is there a way to travel directly from Sofia to London?

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

  • You can check for a direct flight to London with Ryanair, British Airways, wizz air uk or Wizz Air.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Sofia and London ends?
Your journey from Sofia to London doesn't have to end in London. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays 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 trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from London today!
How early should I purchase Sofia to London tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is £14 one way on average.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is on average £78 one way.

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.