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Flights from Sofia to Istanbul, Turkey

Sofia to Istanbul Last modified: Feb 21, 2017 3:02 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 30,760,927,620 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Istanbul. Turkish & Air France frequently offer the best deals to Istanbul flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Turkish
SOFIST
Tue 2/28
nonstop
ISTSOF
Thu 3/2
nonstop
BGN273
Air France
SOFIST
Sat 4/1
1 stop
ISTSOF
Sun 4/2
1 stop
BGN402
Air Serbia
SOFIST
Fri 3/3
1 stop
ISTSOF
Mon 3/6
1 stop
BGN404
Lufthansa
SOFIST
Wed 3/1
1 stop
ISTSOF
Sun 3/5
1 stop
BGN408

How Much is a Flight from Sofia to Istanbul? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sofia to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be BGN273.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Sofia to Istanbul?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Sofia to Istanbul based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Sofia to Istanbul? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Sofia to Istanbul.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days BGN0 BGN0
7-14 days BGN273 BGN404
14-21 days BGN273 BGN408
21-30 days BGN273 BGN408
30-60 days BGN273 BGN402
60-90 days BGN389 BGN408
90+ days BGN389 BGN408

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sofia to Istanbul Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 30,777,739,213 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Sofia to Istanbul is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
BGN273BGN273BGN273BGN273BGN273BGN273BGN273

Compare Flight Prices from Sofia to Istanbul by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Sofia to Istanbul flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Sofia Istanbul Turkish 2/28/17 3/2/17 0 BGN273
March Sofia Istanbul Turkish 3/1/17 3/3/17 0 BGN273
April Sofia Istanbul Turkish 4/1/17 4/2/17 0 BGN389
May Sofia Istanbul Turkish 5/1/17 5/8/17 0 BGN389
June Sofia Istanbul Turkish 6/1/17 6/3/17 0 BGN389
July Sofia Istanbul Turkish 7/1/17 7/8/17 0 BGN410
August Sofia Istanbul Turkish 8/28/17 9/6/17 0 BGN389
September Sofia Istanbul Turkish 9/28/17 9/30/17 0 BGN389

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Sofia to Istanbul Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Sofia to Istanbul. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
BGN273
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
BGN273 BGN273
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
BGN273
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
BGN273
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
BGN273

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Sofia to Istanbul Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Sofia to Istanbul is BGN467.

The average price for direct flights from Sofia to Istanbul is BGN375.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Sofia to Istanbul.

Weekly Direct Flights from Sofia to Istanbul - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Turkish 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 10:05 21:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Sofia to Istanbul Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Sofia to Istanbul. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Sofia to Istanbul is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Sofia to Istanbul is BGN362.

Sofia to Istanbul Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Sofia to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Sofia to Istanbul flight time is an hour and 32 minutes.
Question: How far is Istanbul from Sofia?
Answer: The distance from Sofia to Istanbul is 486 kilometers (302 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Sofia to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from Sofia to Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular Sofia airlines for direct flights from Sofia to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Sofia and Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sofia to Istanbul?
Answer: Bucharest, RO

Airlines in Sofia flying to Istanbul Last modified: Feb 21, 2017 3:02 -05:00Number of routes searched: 24Number of itineraries searched: 33,479

Wondering which airlines fly out of Sofia to Istanbul? We've gathered the average price of Sofia airlines with flights to Istanbul. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Sofia to Istanbul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Turkish -
Aegean ATH
Air Berlin FRA
Air France CDG
British Airways LHR
flydubai DXB
Air Serbia BEG
Lufthansa FRA
LOT WAW
UIA KBP
Qatar DOH
TAROM OTP
Aeroflot SVO

Sofia to Istanbul Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Sofia and Istanbul. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Sofia - SOF Last modified: Feb 21, 2017 3:02 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

FlightsLowest Price
Sofia to VarnaBGN76

Cheap International Flights from Sofia - SOF Last modified: Feb 21, 2017 3:02 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Domestic Flights to Istanbul - IST Last modified: Feb 21, 2017 3:02 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Sofia to Istanbul