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Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Sofia

JNB — SOF
Jun 24 — Jul 11
1 adult
Mon 24/6
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The best prices from Johannesburg to Sofia are usually found in November or February, booked 40 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Thursday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Johannesburg to Sofia

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Johannesburg (ZA1) to Sofia (SOF). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 19 June 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

November

Average price

R14 889

Round-trip from

R12 138
High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Johannesburg to Sofia

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

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Johannesburg to Sofia. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Sofia.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg to Sofia?

To save on the cost of your flight from Johannesburg to Sofia, book at least 41 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 17% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R12 078 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R13 547.

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

Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Johannesburg to Sofia in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at R10 809.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from JNB to SOF?

It’s typically best to fly out from Johannesburg to Sofia in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 9% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

How far ahead should I book a flight from Johannesburg to Sofia?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Johannesburg to Sofia. Price data was last updated on 14 June 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Johannesburg to Sofia, you should look to book at least 40 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Johannesburg to Sofia?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Johannesburg to Sofia. Price data was last updated on 16 June 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Johannesburg to Sofia flight should consider departing on Wednesday at midday when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Johannesburg to Sofia

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Sofia from Johannesburg with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Sofia by month

Plan your trip to Sofia by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

SOF

Temperature

-1 - 20 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Sofia, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 20.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around -1.0 C).

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Johannesburg to Sofia. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • 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. 9 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.

  • What does JNB to SOF mean?

    JNB stands for Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, while SOF stands for Sofia Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry. Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA), Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. Airport (PRY), Sun City Resort Pilansberg Airport (NTY) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Where are the most common stopover locations when flying from Johannesburg to Sofia?

  • What are some popular things to do or see while on a stopover in Istanbul?

    Most Istanbul visitors opt to spend their time experiencing Sultanahmet Meydani, Bosphorus Bridge, and Beyazit Kulesi. Sultanahmet Meydani, Bosphorus Bridge, and Beyazit Kulesi are located about 35,8 km, 34,9 km, and 34,7 km, respectively from Istanbul. Those on a stopover in Istanbul in need of a car hire can book one at Istanbul for about R579.

  • Where are the least popular stopover locations for Johannesburg to Sofia flights?

  • Can I find deals for flights from Johannesburg to Sofia that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Johannesburg to Sofia flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Johannesburg to Sofia with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Johannesburg to Sofia flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Johannesburg to Sofia that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Johannesburg to Sofia flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Johannesburg to Sofia?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Johannesburg to Sofia.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Johannesburg to Sofia?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Johannesburg to Sofia by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Johannesburg to Sofia that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Johannesburg to Sofia offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Sofia?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Johannesburg to Sofia flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

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

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Johannesburg to Sofia?

    Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Johannesburg to Sofia (average of R669). Flying from Johannesburg to Sofia in December is currently the most expensive (average of R791). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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SWISSCheapestR9 579AverageR12 098FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%
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LufthansaCheapestR10 313AverageR14 121FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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KLMCheapestR10 409AverageR12 320FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Air FranceCheapestR11 008AverageR12 143FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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Austrian AirlinesCheapestR11 372AverageR13 186FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestR11 504AverageR13 730FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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Turkish AirlinesCheapestR11 523AverageR13 018FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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EmiratesCheapestR14 250AverageR16 704FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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British AirwaysCheapestR16 088AverageR16 237FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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