The cheapest times to fly from SOF to DXB are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • May 21st to July 1st (except the week of May 28th)
  • September 24th to December 16th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SOF to DXB is early to mid December. Prices can be as high as $625 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $229 for Wednesday flights around early to mid December.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Sofia (SOF) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $230 to $431 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid December with an average ticket price of $231. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $510. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $279 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $326 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SOF to DXB flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SOF to DXB route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SOF to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SOF to DXB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Sofia. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $44 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $286. Return trip prices are from the DXB to SOF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SOF to DXB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 53 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SOF to DXB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, Austrian, Azerbaijan Airlines, British Airways, CSA, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, flydubai, Gulf Air, KLM, Kuwait Airways, LOT, Lufthansa, MEA, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, TAROM, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dubai International Airport to Sofia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2172 miles or 3495 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SOF to DXB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SOF to DXB flight is about 4 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Sofia and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from SOF to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SOF
Origination airport name Sofia Airport
City Sofia
Country Bulgaria
Latitude 42.7
Longitude 23.4

Return Airport

Destination code DXB
Destination airport name Dubai International Airport
City Dubai
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 25.3
Longitude 55.4


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