We published the fare to Sofia from San Francisco/Seattle earlier this week; it is also available from the New York tri-state area. We found a routing that works.
- October 10th – 16th. Valid for travel from August 26th – December 23rd and January 5th, 2013 – March 31st, 2013 for Monday through Thursday departures. Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and flexible month search to see availability. Must purchase by July 25th.
- EWR – ORD (Chicago) – LHR (London) – SOF (Sofia) – LHR (London) – EWR. Includes an overnight layover in London.
- 10,644 miles or 5.8 cents per mile
- Use dates found at ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and book on Orbitz.com. AA.com is not pricing the itinerary correctly, so use Orbitz or your favorite online travel agency.
- Visa: US Citizens – Not required. Other nationals, check the TIMATIC Visa Database
- Currency: Bulgarian Lev (BGN) $1USD = 1.59 BGN
Tips for saving when using credit cards at international destinations:
- No Foreign Transaction Fee Credit Cards to save on international purchases
- Don’t get hit with Dynamic Currency Conversion
- Get your taxes refunded when shopping