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Distance between Sofia (SOF) and Linz (LNZ)

Flight distance from Sofia to Linz (Sofia Airport – Linz Airport) is 588 miles / 947 kilometers / 511 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Sofia (SOF) to Linz (LNZ) is 754 miles / 1214 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sofia Airport (SOF) and Linz Airport (LNZ).

How far is Linz from Sofia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 588.428 miles
  • 946.983 kilometers
  • 511.330 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
  • 587.593 miles
  • 945.639 kilometers
  • 510.604 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 Linz Airport
City: Linz
Country: Austria Flag of Austria
IATA Code: LNZ
ICAO Code: LOWL
Coordinates: 48°13′59″N, 14°11′15″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Sofia

 EET

Linz

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (245 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sofia (SOF) → Linz (LNZ).

Distance:
588
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
588

Round trip?