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Distance between Sofia (SOF) and Lugano (LUG)

Flight distance from Sofia to Lugano (Sofia Airport – Lugano Airport) is 753 miles / 1211 kilometers / 654 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Sofia (SOF) to Lugano (LUG) is 933 miles / 1502 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sofia Airport (SOF) and Lugano Airport (LUG).

How far is Lugano from Sofia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 752.585 miles
  • 1211.168 kilometers
  • 653.978 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
  • 750.752 miles
  • 1208.218 kilometers
  • 652.386 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 Lugano Airport
City: Lugano
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: LUG
ICAO Code: LSZA
Coordinates: 46°0′15″N, 8°54′38″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Sofia

 EET

Lugano

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 130 kg (287 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sofia (SOF) → Lugano (LUG).

Distance:
753
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
753

Round trip?