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Distance between Sofia (SOF) and London (LHR)

Distance from Sofia to London (Sofia Airport – Heathrow Airport) is 1271 miles / 2045 kilometers / 1104 nautical miles.

How far is London from Sofia?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Sofia and London. 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 2 hours 54 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sofia and London is 2 hours. London is 2 hours behind Sofia.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (361 pounds).

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 Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

Map

Sofia to London flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sofia (SOF) → London (LHR).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1271

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