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Distance between Sofia (SOF) and Madrid (MAD)

Flight distance from Sofia to Madrid (Sofia Airport – Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport) is 1400 miles / 2253 kilometers / 1216 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Sofia (SOF) to Madrid (MAD) is 1848 miles / 2974 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 53 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sofia Airport (SOF) and Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport (MAD).

How far is Madrid from Sofia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1399.871 miles
  • 2252.874 kilometers
  • 1216.454 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
  • 1396.305 miles
  • 2247.135 kilometers
  • 1213.356 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 Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport
City: Madrid
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: MAD
ICAO Code: LEMD
Coordinates: 40°29′36″N, 3°34′0″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Sofia

 EET

Madrid

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (382 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sofia (SOF) → Madrid (MAD).

Distance:
1400
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1400

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