Sofia and Lincoln time difference is 8 hours


Time in Sofia


Tue, May 26th (UTC +3)
Time in Lincoln


Mon, May 25th (UTC -5)

If you are located in Sofia and would like to make a phone call to or have a video chat with someone in Lincoln, due to the large time difference of 8 hours between these two cities You will have to organise it out of your regular working hours. Lincoln time is 8 hours behind Sofia time. So the ideal time to get in touch with the other party in Lincoln would be between 5pm to 1am (Sofia time).


See distance from Sofia to Lincoln

Time difference comparison

12 am Sofia4pm previous day Lincoln
1 am Sofia5pm previous day Lincoln
2 am Sofia6pm previous day Lincoln
3 am Sofia7pm previous day Lincoln
4 am Sofia8pm previous day Lincoln
5 am Sofia9pm previous day Lincoln
6 am Sofia10pm previous day Lincoln
7 am Sofia11pm previous day Lincoln
8 am Sofia12am Lincoln
9 am Sofia1am Lincoln
10 am Sofia2am Lincoln
11 am Sofia3am Lincoln
12 pm Sofia4am Lincoln
1 pm Sofia5am Lincoln
2 pm Sofia6am Lincoln
3 pm Sofia7am Lincoln
4 pm Sofia8am Lincoln
5 pm Sofia9am Lincoln
6 pm Sofia10am Lincoln
7 pm Sofia11am Lincoln
8 pm Sofia12pm Lincoln
9 pm Sofia1pm Lincoln
10 pm Sofia2pm Lincoln
11 pm Sofia3pm Lincoln

The hours shown in blue color are the usual 9 am to 5 pm business hours.



Change of time difference between Sofia and Lincoln

Date Time difference
08 March 2020 to
29 March 2020 (DST begins in Sofia)
7 hours
29 March 2020 to
25 October 2020 (DST ends in Sofia)
8 hours
25 October 2020 to
01 November 2020 (DST ends in Lincoln)
7 hours

Time difference between EEST (Eastern European Summer Time) and CDT (Central Daylight Time) is 8 hours



Sofia - Bulgaria

  • Time zone: EEST - Eastern European Summer Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +3
  • DST started on: 29 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 25 October 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Sofia will return to EET (Eastern European Time).


Lincoln - USA

  • Time zone: CDT - Central Daylight Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT -5
  • DST started on: 08 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 01 November 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Lincoln will return to CST (Central Standard Time).