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Distance between Sofia (SOF) and Bucharest (OTP)

Flight distance from Sofia to Bucharest (Sofia Airport – Bucharest Henri Coandă International Airport) is 187 miles / 301 kilometers / 162 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Sofia (SOF) to Bucharest (OTP) is 231 miles / 372 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sofia Airport (SOF) and Bucharest Henri Coandă International Airport (OTP).

How far is Bucharest from Sofia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 186.980 miles
  • 300.915 kilometers
  • 162.481 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
  • 186.789 miles
  • 300.608 kilometers
  • 162.315 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 Bucharest Henri Coandă International Airport
City: Bucharest
Country: Romania Flag of Romania
IATA Code: OTP
ICAO Code: LROP
Coordinates: 44°34′19″N, 26°6′7″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sofia and Bucharest.

Time Difference

Sofia

 EET

Bucharest

 EET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 53 kg (116 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sofia (SOF) → Bucharest (OTP).

Distance:
187
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
187

Round trip?