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Distance between Sofia (SOF) and Manchester (MAN)

Flight distance from Sofia to Manchester (Sofia Airport – Manchester Airport) is 1388 miles / 2234 kilometers / 1206 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Sofia (SOF) to Manchester (MAN) is 1720 miles / 2768 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sofia Airport (SOF) and Manchester Airport (MAN).

How far is Manchester from Sofia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1388.159 miles
  • 2234.025 kilometers
  • 1206.277 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
  • 1385.228 miles
  • 2229.308 kilometers
  • 1203.730 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 Manchester Airport
City: Manchester
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: MAN
ICAO Code: EGCC
Coordinates: 53°21′13″N, 2°16′29″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Sofia

 EET

Manchester

 GMT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 172 kg (380 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sofia (SOF) → Manchester (MAN).

Distance:
1388
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1388

Round trip?