How much more comfortable--soft contacts lenses compared to hard contact lenses?

Hard vs Soft. Hard contacts are cheaper to wear and provide better vision than soft contacts. They are more difficult to get used to. Most long-term wearers of hard contacts find the comfort to be acceptable.
more comfortable. The greater comfort with soft lenses is the reason that they are now the first choice of most eyedoctors and patients. With a well-fitting soft contact lens is usually very little if any sensation of of having something in the eye.