# Distance between Sofia (SOF) and London (STN)

Flight distance from Sofia to London (Sofia Airport – London Stansted Airport) is 1253 miles / 2016 kilometers / 1089 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Sofia (SOF) to London (STN) is 1543 miles / 2484 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 40 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Sofia to London.

Shortest flight path between Sofia Airport (SOF) and London Stansted Airport (STN).

## How far is London from Sofia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1252.705 miles
• 2016.033 kilometers
• 1088.571 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
• 1250.045 miles
• 2011.753 kilometers
• 1086.260 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
IATA Code: SOF
ICAO Code: LBSF
Coordinates: 42°41′48″N, 23°24′41″E

B London Stansted Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: STN
ICAO Code: EGSS
Coordinates: 51°53′5″N, 0°14′5″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (361 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sofia (SOF) → London (STN).

Distance:
1253
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1253

Round trip?