Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Sofia

The best prices from Johannesburg to Sofia are usually found in March or October, booked 3 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Sofia

All the information you need to plan the best ZA1 to SOF flight in 2022: compare Johannesburg to Sofia flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sofia.



R547 - R670



-1 - 20 °C



30 - 70 mm

Popular in


High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise

Cheapest in


Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop

Average price

R9 503

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

R8 452

From Johannesburg to Sofia

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg to Sofia?

Travellers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 9% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg to Sofia?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Sofia. Flights to Sofia from Johannesburg in March are about R9 317 on average during March, but can be found for as low as R8 004.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Sofia (ZA1 - SOF)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Johannesburg to Sofia is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 15% on airfare.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Johannesburg to Sofia flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Sofia from Johannesburg?

Sofia (SOF), located 6,7 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Johannesburg to Sofia. 5 airlines have flights to Sofia from Johannesburg on a regular basis. Booking flights from Johannesburg to Sofia should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Johannesburg per day.

How popular is this Johannesburg to Sofia flight route?

Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia have been viewed 1 255 times in the past calendar month.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg to Sofia?

The most popular airlines flying from Johannesburg to Sofia are ITA Airways, Emirates and Lufthansa. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

Can I fly to Sofia from Johannesburg right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg to Sofia

Most visitors from Johannesburg will not be allowed to enter Sofia.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours hours before departing to Sofia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to quarantine after entering Sofia.

Can I fly back to Johannesburg from Sofia?

Returning to Johannesburg from Sofia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sofia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sofia are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg.

Top 4 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Sofia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Sofia choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
ITA Airways
CheapestR7 641
AverageR9 150
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
CheapestR7 869
AverageR9 052
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
COVID-19 safety
Turkish Airlines
CheapestR8 107
AverageR10 135
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
COVID-19 safety
CheapestR9 612
AverageR13 538
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
COVID-19 safety