Insights
Latest deals
Reviews
FAQs

Cheap flights from Manchester to Sofia from £47

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a momondo user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight from Manchester to Sofia departing on 20/8. Fares may change, and may not be available for all flights or travel dates. Click the price to refresh the search for this deal.
1 adult
0 bags
From?
To?
Tue 16/4
Tue 23/4

Deals available from 900+ travel sites.

'This year, momondo is the #1 place for airfares on the internet.'
Voted winner of Europe's Best Travel App 2023

Cheap Manchester to Sofia (MAN to SOF) flight deals and tips

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Manchester to Sofia

Best price found

£47

Fastest flight time

3h 20m

Direct flights

Wed and Sun

Airports in Sofia

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Sofia from Manchester in the past 72 hours is £47. The best return flight deal from Manchester to Sofia found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £135.
The fastest flight from Manchester to Sofia takes 3h 20m
Direct flights go from Manchester to Sofia on Wednesday and Sunday. Airline offering direct flights is easyJet..
There is 1 airport near Sofia: Sofia (SOF)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Manchester to Sofia

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from Manchester to Sofia?

November. The cheapest time of year to fly to Sofia from Manchester is November. The most expensive is August.

What is the cheapest day to depart Manchester for Sofia?

Wednesday. The cheapest day of the week is usually Wednesday. The most expensive is usually Friday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manchester to Sofia?

In the evening. Manchester to Sofia flights are approximately 11% more expensive at midday than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Sofia from Manchester?

Ryanair. Jet2, KLM, and Lufthansa are the most popular carriers operating from Manchester to Sofia

What is the cheapest Manchester to Sofia flight route?

Manchester - Sofia. Fly from Manchester to Sofia for the best Manchester - Sofia flight prices

How far in advance should you book Manchester to Sofia flights?

17 days before. The cheapest time to buy a flight from Manchester to Sofia is approximately 17 days to departure

How many flights depart from Manchester to Sofia on average per week?

The number of flights available between Manchester and Sofia is 3 per week as of April 2024. The most frequent departure day is Monday, with 33% of weekly flights leaving on this day.

Can stopping save me money on Manchester to Sofia flights?

You could potentially save up to 17% on your flight if you consider stops on a Manchester to Sofia flight.

If you are looking to fly from Manchester to Sofia, you are most likely going to fly from Manchester Airport to Sofia Airport, the most popular airports on that route. You may be looking for an airport near Manchester Airport to depart from when travelling to Sofia and luckily, there are options! You can try Birmingham Airport which is located in Birmingham, Liverpool J. Lennon Airport which is located in Liverpool, or Leeds/Bradford Airport which is located in Leeds. You may be looking for an airport near Sofia Airport to land at when travelling from Manchester and Plovdiv Airport, located in Plovdiv is a great option. In April, £112 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Manchester to Sofia which you can find when you fly BHX — SOF.

Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sofia Airport (SOF)£135
Search
Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Sofia Airport (SOF)£112
Search
Liverpool J. Lennon Airport (LPL) to Sofia Airport (SOF)£155
Search
Leeds/Bradford Airport (LBA) to Sofia Airport (SOF)£433
Search
Manchester Airport (MAN) to Plovdiv Airport (PDV)£599
Search
Doncaster Sheffield Airport (DSA) to Sofia Airport (SOF)£381
Search

Easily compare return flights from Manchester to Sofia

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next six months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Manchester to Sofia by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
19 Jun
MAN06:30Manchester
18h 25m
2 stops
SOF02:55Sofia
25 Jun
SOF12:30Sofia
3h 30m
MAN14:00Manchester
Lufthansa
29 Apr
MAN10:40Manchester
10h 20m
1 stop
SOF23:00Sofia
5 May
SOF06:00Sofia
5h 55m
1 stop
MAN09:55Manchester
SWISS
26 Apr
MAN08:50Manchester
23h 15m
1 stop
SOF10:05Sofia
3 May
SOF12:55Sofia
21h 10m
2 stops
MAN08:05Manchester
Austrian Airlines
29 Apr
MAN13:15Manchester
20h 25m
1 stop
SOF11:40Sofia
14 May
SOF18:45Sofia
19h 40m
1 stop
MAN12:25Manchester
easyJet
30 Apr
MAN06:25Manchester
3h 20m
SOF11:45Sofia
11 May
SOF12:25Sofia
3h 30m
MAN13:55Manchester
KLM
1 Jul
MAN05:55Manchester
9h 15m
2 stops
SOF17:10Sofia
4 Jul
SOF18:00Sofia
18h 25m
2 stops
MAN10:25Manchester

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Manchester to Sofia

If you're looking for one-way flights from Manchester to Sofia, view some of our deals below provided by Pegasus Airlines and easyJet
easyJet
20 Aug
MAN06:25Manchester
3h 20m
SOF11:45Sofia
Multiple Airlines
14 May
MAN18:55Manchester
22h 20m
1 stop
SOF19:15Sofia
Pegasus Airlines
1 May
MAN11:55Manchester
6h 55m
1 stop
SOF20:50Sofia

Search last-minute flights to Sofia from Manchester

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Manchester to Sofia
Multiple Airlines
17 Apr
MAN09:15Manchester
8h 10m
1 stop
SOF19:25Sofia
24 Apr
SOF13:15Sofia
11h 55m
1 stop
MAN23:10Manchester
Lufthansa
17 Apr
MAN10:40Manchester
10h 20m
1 stop
SOF23:00Sofia
5 May
SOF06:00Sofia
5h 55m
1 stop
MAN09:55Manchester
Austrian Airlines
19 Apr
MAN18:10Manchester
15h 30m
2 stops
SOF11:40Sofia
28 Apr
SOF18:45Sofia
19h 40m
1 stop
MAN12:25Manchester
Multiple Airlines
17 Apr
MAN15:10Manchester
9h 45m
2 stops
SOF02:55Sofia
24 Apr
SOF13:15Sofia
11h 55m
1 stop
MAN23:10Manchester
KLM
21 Apr
MAN11:10Manchester
22h 55m
2 stops
SOF12:05Sofia
28 Apr
SOF18:00Sofia
24h 45m
2 stops
MAN16:45Manchester
Multiple Airlines
17 Apr
MAN09:15Manchester
8h 10m
1 stop
SOF19:25Sofia
5 May
SOF06:20Sofia
13h 20m
2 stops
MAN17:40Manchester

Best airlines flying from Manchester to Sofia

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Manchester to Sofia with momondo
Airline
Rating
Free Cancellation
Price
easyJetPriceFrom £73Free CancellationRating
6.9
2,877 reviews
Search easyJet flights
RyanairPriceFrom £74Free CancellationRating
6.8
6,224 reviews
Search Ryanair flights
TUI AirwaysPriceFrom £111Free CancellationRating
6.4
17 reviews
Search TUI Airways flights
LufthansaPriceFrom £137Free CancellationRating
7.0
7,828 reviews
Search Lufthansa flights
Jet2PriceFrom £143Free CancellationRating
8.4
120 reviews
Search Jet2 flights
SWISSPriceFrom £161Free CancellationRating
7.8
2,105 reviews
Search SWISS flights
KLMPriceFrom £169Free CancellationRating
7.8
1,659 reviews
Search KLM flights
Austrian AirlinesPriceFrom £187Free CancellationRating
7.5
1,111 reviews
Search Austrian Airlines flights
  • easyJet Flights From Manchester to Sofia

    easyJet flies from Manchester to Sofia around 3 times per week, with 2,877 momondo users rating the airline 6.9/10. The cheapest easyJet deal from Manchester to Sofia in the last 72 hours was £91 (round-trip), much lower than the average airfare cost of £208 for easyJet flights on this route.


Turkish Airlines flights from Manchester to Sofia

Our best Turkish Airlines deals on Manchester to Sofia flight tickets
Turkish Airlines
25 Apr
MAN17:05Manchester
19h 50m
1 stop
SOF14:55Sofia
8 May
SOF21:10Sofia
14h 35m
1 stop
MAN09:45Manchester
Turkish Airlines
17 Jun
MAN13:10Manchester
23h 45m
1 stop
SOF14:55Sofia
23 Jun
SOF21:10Sofia
17h 00m
1 stop
MAN12:10Manchester
Turkish Airlines
28 Apr
MAN17:15Manchester
13h 15m
1 stop
SOF08:30Sofia
8 May
SOF21:10Sofia
14h 35m
1 stop
MAN09:45Manchester

SWISS flights from Manchester to Sofia

Our best SWISS deals on Manchester to Sofia flight tickets
SWISS
26 Apr
MAN08:50Manchester
23h 15m
1 stop
SOF10:05Sofia
3 May
SOF12:55Sofia
21h 10m
2 stops
MAN08:05Manchester
SWISS
28 Apr
MAN18:45Manchester
18h 10m
1 stop
SOF14:55Sofia
7 May
SOF10:55Sofia
23h 10m
1 stop
MAN08:05Manchester
SWISS
29 Apr
MAN18:45Manchester
13h 25m
1 stop
SOF10:10Sofia
7 May
SOF12:55Sofia
31h 05m
2 stops
MAN18:00Manchester

  • How far is Manchester to Sofia by plane?

    Sofia is 1382.7 mi away from Manchester. Typically, this will take 3h 20m by plane in normal conditions.

  • When did momondo last update prices for flights from Manchester Airport to Sofia Airport?

    Prices for flights from Manchester Airport to Sofia Airport are refreshed on a daily basis.

  • How many operators does momondo search for flights from Manchester Airport to Sofia Airport?

  • How old do you have to be to fly from Manchester Airport to Sofia Airport?

    Although the minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UMNR) service may have their own age limits, which could be impacted by factors such as flight length, timing, and layovers. It is recommended that you verify with the airline you are booking with for travel from Manchester Airport to Sofia Airport.

  • What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Sofia Airport?

    The travel and health documents required for your trip to Sofia Airport can vary based on your itinerary and personal situation. As a rule, consider having multiple documents such as a national ID card or driver’s license, and a passport valid for six-months after you plan to arrive at Sofia Airport. We always recommend checking with your airline or a trusted third party such as IATA to get advice.


Which airlines fly direct from Manchester to Sofia?

Although there are no one-way flights from Manchester to Sofia, you will find several flights that have one stopover along the way and a comfortable travel time. Some of the quickest options are operated by the main airlines like Air France, KLM, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines. Air France offers flights with a single stopover in Paris and a travel time of around five hours and 55 minutes. Flights offered by KLM typically have a stopover in Amsterdam and a flight time of around six hours. If you're looking for cheap flights from Manchester to Sofia, consider booking through low-cost airlines like Ryanair, Wizz Air and easyJet. Ryanair offers flights with a single stopover at Bergamo Orio Al Serio Airport or Dublin Airport. Ryanair and Wizz Air team up to provide flights with one stop at Malaga Airport along the way. EasyJet and Wizz Air combine to provide the same flight route with a stop in Malaga.

What is the best way to get in and out of airports in Manchester and Sofia?

All Manchester to Sofia flights depart from Manchester Airport and arrive at Sofia International Airport. The most convenient way to travel from the city centre to Manchester Airport is to take a private taxi that you can prearrange through the airport. If you're hoping to save money and want to make use of public transport, you'll find trains operated by TransPennine Express and Northern Rail that run every ten minutes from Manchester Piccadilly to the airport. This trip will take around 20 minutes. You'll find a couple of ways to get from Sofia International Airport to the city centre that include a taxi, the Metro and buses. You can catch a taxi from outside of the terminal that'll get you there in around 25 minutes. For the Metro, head to Terminal 2 and take the metro line M2 that'll get you Serdika, close to the city centre, in around 26 minutes. If you prefer the bus, both 84 and 184 run to the city centre every 30 minutes. The trip will take close to 40 minutes.

What are the benefits of the different airports in Manchester and Sofia?

Manchester Airport is a main international airport serving the city of Manchester and is one of the busiest airports in the UK. To avoid long lines and waiting times, Manchester Airport offers a FastTrack service that includes passes that allow you to access dedicated lanes at passport control and security so you bypass the main lines. You can book this service up to one hour before your departure. Sofia is the main international airport operating in Sofia and provides a wide range of amenities for all travellers. Once you've arrived at Sofia Airport, you can make your way to the Terminal 2 public area and grab a bite to eat and a refreshment at Deli Sandwich Bar, World News Cafe or Sky Cafe. Another benefit of Sofia Airport is the many car hire companies operating out of the airport. You'll find Sixt, Avis, Hertz and Budget all operate out of the arrivals hall in Terminal 2. Make your way there to hire a car to travel through Sofia on your own schedule.


Which cities can you reach easily once you arrive at Sofia International Airport?

Sofia Airport is a popular airport in Bulgaria and offers flights to many national and international destinations throughout the year. Flights from Manchester to Sofia will arrive here and give you easy access to many nearby cities. One of the cities worth visiting from Sofia Airport is Plovdiv, Bulgaria's second city. The Old Town is home to an impressive Roman Theatre. Although you can get to Plovdiv from the airport by using the bus system, which will take close to three hours, the best way to travel to nearby cities from the airport is to hire a car. You can hire a car in the arrivals hall of Terminal 2. A trip from the airport to Plovdiv will take close to one and a half hours.


Alternative routes for Manchester to Sofia

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
London to Sofia Flights
Fastest flight time3h 05m
Cheapest price£37
Birmingham to Sofia Flights
Fastest flight time3h 10m
Cheapest price£112
Bristol to Sofia Flights
Fastest flight time3h 10m
Cheapest price£190
Leeds to Sofia Flights
Fastest flight time11h 10m
Cheapest price£262
Liverpool to Sofia Flights
Fastest flight time3h 20m
Cheapest price£155
Newcastle upon Tyne to Sofia Flights
Fastest flight time9h 00m
Cheapest price£158
Darlington to Sofia Flights
Fastest flight time5h 40m
Cheapest price£393
Southampton to Sofia Flights
Fastest flight time22h 30m
Cheapest price£233
Nottingham to Sofia Flights
Fastest flight time10h 40m
Cheapest price£461
Exeter to Sofia Flights
Fastest flight time22h 00m
Cheapest price£723
Bournemouth to Sofia Flights
Fastest flight time17h 05m
Cheapest price£529
Doncaster to Sofia Flights
Fastest flight time23h 15m
Cheapest price£381

Similar Manchester to Sofia flights

Flexible with your destination? Broaden your search and find flights similar to your Manchester to Sofia route

Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal from Manchester to Sofia?

Finding the right flight to Sofia from Manchester is quick and easy when you have a range of options in front of you, from reputable agents and recognisable airlines. Options that can then be filtered down to find the best fit. That is what momondo does. We make finding flights to Sofia quick and easy, saving you time and money.

Can I find flights from Manchester to Sofia with flexible booking policies on momondo?

All flight searches from Manchester to Sofia on momondo can be filtered to show those which offer flexible booking policies.

How can momondo help me find flights from Manchester to Sofia?

Once all potential Manchester to Sofia flight options are in front of you, momondo lets you sort and filter flights based on preferences such as airline, price and flight times amongst many other options.

I’m not ready to book a flight from Manchester to Sofia right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

If you are not ready to book a flight from Manchester to Sofia now, use our insights above to find helpful tips or alternatively set up a price alert, where momondo will track prices on flights to Sofia and let you know when they change.


An easier way to manage your Sofia trip

We make it super easy to schedule, organize and travel with friends or family. Trips is free — and available to use no matter where you book.

Save money when you book flights with momondo
Big names, great deals
Big names, great deals
Search 100s of travel sites to compare prices.
Filter for what you want
Filter for what you want
Free Wi-Fi? Stopover? Instantly customise your results.
Trusted and free
Trusted and free
We’re completely free to use - no hidden charges or fees.
Price Alerts
Price Alerts
Not ready to book? Create a price alert to track prices.

Find better results for your stay in Bulgaria

Fly your favourite airline to Sofia
Airlines are sorted and displayed according to clicks in the past 7 days on momondo


Get notified when prices go down

Daily price changes in your inbox - only with Price Alerts.
1 adult
From?
To?
Tue 16/4
Tue 23/4
Email me momondo's favourite deals