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Distance between Sofia (SOF) and Leipzig (LEJ)

Flight distance from Sofia to Leipzig (Sofia Airport – Leipzig/Halle Airport) is 800 miles / 1287 kilometers / 695 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Sofia (SOF) to Leipzig (LEJ) is 975 miles / 1569 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sofia Airport (SOF) and Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ).

How far is Leipzig from Sofia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 799.534 miles
  • 1286.725 kilometers
  • 694.776 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
  • 798.630 miles
  • 1285.271 kilometers
  • 693.991 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 Leipzig/Halle Airport
City: Leipzig
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: LEJ
ICAO Code: EDDP
Coordinates: 51°25′56″N, 12°14′29″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Sofia

 EET

Leipzig

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 135 kg (297 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sofia (SOF) → Leipzig (LEJ).

Distance:
800
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
800

Round trip?