Map of flight path and driving directions from London to Sofia.
Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Sofia Airport (SOF).
How far is Sofia from London?
There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Sofia. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1270.943 miles
- 2045.384 kilometers
- 1104.419 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.Haversine formula
- 1268.151 miles
- 2040.891 kilometers
- 1101.993 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between London and Sofia is 2 hours. Sofia is 2 hours ahead of London.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (364 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Sofia (SOF).