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Distance between Sofia (SOF) and Frankfurt (FRA)

Flight distance from Sofia to Frankfurt (Sofia Airport – Frankfurt Airport) is 870 miles / 1401 kilometers / 756 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Sofia (SOF) to Frankfurt (FRA) is 1057 miles / 1701 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 3 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sofia to Frankfurt.

Shortest flight path between Sofia Airport (SOF) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA).

How far is Frankfurt from Sofia?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Sofia and Frankfurt. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 870.259 miles
  • 1400.546 kilometers
  • 756.235 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
  • 868.708 miles
  • 1398.050 kilometers
  • 754.886 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).

Airport information


A Sofia Airport
City: Sofia
Country: Bulgaria Flag of Bulgaria
IATA Code: SOF
ICAO Code: LBSF
Coordinates: 42°41′48″N, 23°24′41″E

B Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sofia and Frankfurt is 1 hour. Frankfurt is 1 hour behind Sofia.

Time Difference

Sofia

 EET

Frankfurt

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 141 kg (311 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sofia (SOF) → Frankfurt (FRA).

Distance:
870
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
870

Round trip?