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SOF Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SOF / LBSF
Airport Names:
  1. Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna
  2. Vrazhdebna Airport
  3. Летище София
Location: Sofia, Bulgaria
GPS Coordinates: 42°41'42"N by 23°24'29"E
Area Served: Sofia, Bulgaria
Operator/Owner: Sofia Airport EAD
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 1,742 feet (531 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna (SOF):

  • In addition to being known as "Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna", other names for SOF include "Vrazhdebna Airport" and "Летище София".
  • The furthest airport from Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna (SOF) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,437 miles (18,405 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • The airport was initially built in the late 1930s on a site 6.3 km by road then.
  • The closest airport to Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna (SOF) is Plovdiv Airport (PDV), which is located 86 miles (138 kilometers) ESE of SOF.
  • The VIP terminal is located in the western wing of Terminal 1 and has an entrance of its own, providing an access to four separate rooms – one main room and two separated rooms with about 20 seats each.
  • According to the plan a new Sofia airport terminal was built to the east of the old terminal and a second runway was constructed alongside the existing one.
  • Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna handled 350,432 passengers last year.
  • The new tower is an extremely important facility for both ATC and the airport because it is related to the safety and security of flights, explained by the transport department.
  • Lufthansa Technik Sofia was founded in late 2007 as a joint venture between Lufthansa Technik and the Bulgarian Aviation Group.
  • Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna (SOF) currently has only 1 runway.
  • In 2004 Strabag demanded an additional 6 million euro due to rising steel prices.

Map of Nearest Airports from Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna:

List of Nearest Airports from Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
186.04 miles (138.47 km) ESEPlovdiv Airport (PDV)Plovdiv, BulgariaView Plovdiv Airport on a map Set PDV as destination Airport Get more information about Plovdiv Airport
290.21 miles (145.17 km) WNWNiš Constantine the Great International Airport (INI)Niš, SerbiaView Niš Constantine the Great International Airport on a map Set INI as destination Airport Get more information about Niš Constantine the Great International Airport
3104.17 miles (167.64 km) WSWSkopje Airport (SKP)Skopje, MacedoniaView Skopje Airport on a map Set SKP as destination Airport Get more information about Skopje Airport
4114.70 miles (184.58 km) NNECraiova International Airport (CRA)Craiova, RomaniaView Craiova International Airport on a map Set CRA as destination Airport Get more information about Craiova International Airport
5116.49 miles (187.47 km) EStara Zagora Airport (SZR)Stara Zagora, BulgariaView Stara Zagora Airport on a map Set SZR as destination Airport Get more information about Stara Zagora Airport
6120.78 miles (194.38 km) ENEGorna Oryahovitsa Airport (GOZ)Gorna Oryahovitsa, BulgariaView Gorna Oryahovitsa Airport on a map Set GOZ as destination Airport Get more information about Gorna Oryahovitsa Airport
7120.89 miles (194.55 km) WPristina International Airport Adem Jashari (PRN)Pristina, KosovoView Pristina International Airport Adem Jashari on a map Set PRN as destination Airport Get more information about Pristina International Airport Adem Jashari
8121.98 miles (196.31 km) ESEHaskovo Malevo Airport (HKV)Haskovo, BulgariaView Haskovo Malevo Airport on a map Set HKV as destination Airport Get more information about Haskovo Malevo Airport
9137.99 miles (222.08 km) SSEKavala International Airport Alexander The Great (KVA)Kavala, GreeceView Kavala International Airport Alexander The Great on a map Set KVA as destination Airport Get more information about Kavala International Airport Alexander The Great
10150.23 miles (241.78 km) ENERuse Airport (ROU)Rousse, BulgariaView Ruse Airport on a map Set ROU as destination Airport Get more information about Ruse Airport
11150.69 miles (242.52 km) EBezmer Air Base (JAM)Yambol (Jambol), BulgariaView Bezmer Air Base on a map Set JAM as destination Airport Get more information about Bezmer Air Base
12151.99 miles (244.60 km) SThessaloniki International Airport Makedonia (SKG)Thessaloniki, GreeceView Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia on a map Set SKG as destination Airport Get more information about Thessaloniki International Airport Makedonia
13172.42 miles (277.48 km) SWOhrid Airport (OHD)Ohrid, Republic of MacedoniaView Ohrid Airport on a map Set OHD as destination Airport Get more information about Ohrid Airport
14180.14 miles (289.91 km) WDolac Airport (IVG)Berane, MontenegroView Dolac Airport on a map Set IVG as destination Airport Get more information about Dolac Airport
15182.69 miles (294.02 km) SEAlexandroupolis International Airport (AXD)Alexandroupolis, GreeceView Alexandroupolis International Airport on a map Set AXD as destination Airport Get more information about Alexandroupolis International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna:

List of Furthest Airports from Sofia Airport Vrazhdebna:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,436.55 miles (18,405.29 km) EChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,080.97 miles (17,833.04 km) EGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
311,042.80 miles (17,771.62 km) EHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
411,008.76 miles (17,716.84 km) EWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
511,008.49 miles (17,716.41 km) EHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
611,004.83 miles (17,710.51 km) SSWRurutu Airport (RUR)Rurutu, French PolynesiaView Rurutu Airport on a map Set RUR as destination Airport Get more information about Rurutu Airport
710,997.71 miles (17,699.06 km) SMangaia Island Airport (MGS)Mangaia Island, Cook IslandsView Mangaia Island Airport on a map Set MGS as destination Airport Get more information about Mangaia Island Airport
810,996.07 miles (17,696.41 km) EPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
910,986.67 miles (17,681.28 km) ETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
1010,983.29 miles (17,675.84 km) ERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
1110,974.71 miles (17,662.04 km) EKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
1210,972.38 miles (17,658.28 km) EWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
1310,966.07 miles (17,648.14 km) ETauranga Airport (TRG)Tauranga, New ZealandView Tauranga Airport on a map Set TRG as destination Airport Get more information about Tauranga Airport
1410,959.16 miles (17,637.01 km) EWanganui Airport (WAG)Wanganui, New ZealandView Wanganui Airport on a map Set WAG as destination Airport Get more information about Wanganui Airport
1510,944.51 miles (17,613.43 km) EMatamata Airport (MTA)Matamata, New ZealandView Matamata Airport on a map Set MTA as destination Airport Get more information about Matamata Airport