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Distance between Sofia (SOF) and Plovdiv (PDV)

Flight distance from Sofia to Plovdiv (Sofia Airport – Plovdiv Airport) is 85 miles / 138 kilometers / 74 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Sofia (SOF) to Plovdiv (PDV) is 97 miles / 156 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sofia Airport (SOF) and Plovdiv Airport (PDV).

How far is Plovdiv from Sofia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 85.492 miles
  • 137.587 kilometers
  • 74.291 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
  • 85.348 miles
  • 137.354 kilometers
  • 74.165 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 Plovdiv Airport
City: Plovdiv
Country: Bulgaria Flag of Bulgaria
IATA Code: PDV
ICAO Code: LBPD
Coordinates: 42°4′4″N, 24°51′2″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sofia and Plovdiv.

Time Difference

Sofia

 EET

Plovdiv

 EET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 38 kg (83 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sofia (SOF) → Plovdiv (PDV).

Distance:
85
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
85

Round trip?