Sofia Airport, located in Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria, is approximately 10 km from the city center. Serving an average of 7 million passengers a year, Sofia Airport is an international airport with the busiest flights in Bulgaria. The Sofia Airport code for IATA is SOF.

The most popular flight destinations are London, Milan and Rome. It serves as a home base for Bulgaria Air and Bulgarian Air Charter and a base for both Ryanair. with this

  • It works with Aegean Airlines, Aeroflot, French Airlines, ALK Airlines, AnadoluJet, Austrian Airlines, British Airlines, Czech Airlines,  Flydubai, IATA Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, Qatar Airways, Ryanair and Turkish Airlines at Sofia Airport arrivals and departures runways.
  • It has regular flights to Athens, Frankfurt, Tel Aviv, Dubai, Malta, Naples, Liverpool, Naples, Munich, Bucharest, Istanbul, Kiev, Vienna, Belgrade, Amsterdam, Madrid, Varna, Berlin, Dublin and Edinburgh.

SOF Connect, as a consortium, develops Sofia Airport into a more modern and efficient environment and is going to start the construction of a new terminal at the airport.

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Public Transports Sofia Airport

Here is the transportation operation of Sofia Airport for those who ask how do I get from Sofia Airport to the city? 

Metro

You can reach the city center from Sofia Airport by metro. For this, you can use the 1st line of the Sofia metro. The journey will take approximately 20 minutes. However, if you want to go to the city bus station or train station instead of the city center, this is the place for you. Y

ou have to switch from line 1 to line 2 of Serdika metro station. Finally, Sofia Airport Metro Station is east of Terminal 2. The boarding tickets you need for the metro can be purchased in vending machines at the airport metro station. You can buy your ticket with a credit card or Bulgarian lev.

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Public Bus

You can reach the city center from Sofia Airport by using the Sofia Airport transfer bus lines. Sofia Airport bus lines No: 84 and No: 184 operate between Sofia Airport and the city center. Sofia Airport transfer time takes an average of 45 minutes to arrive from the starting point to the ending stop. You can buy bus tickets from the sales points of the Urban Mobility Center or from vending machines installed in the arrival common area with a credit card or Bulgarian lev. 

There are Sofia Airport rent a car companies, private companies providing services such as Sofia Airport to Bansko shuttle, besides Sofia private taxi and Sofia Airport taxi to the city center or surrounding areas. Travelers are recommended to think about the following questions before taking a taxi from Sofia Airport: How much is a taxi from Sofia Airport? How do I get a taxi from Sofia Airport? Is Uber available in Sofia? 

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Most Popular Hotels Near Sofia Airport

DestinationDistanceEstimated Time
Vitosha Downtown Apartments11,6 km22 min.
Sofia Palace Hotel by HMG11,4 km20 min.
Hyatt Regency Sofia10,2 km14 min.
Hotel Marinela Sofia12,4 km18 min.
Rosslyn Central Park Hotel Sofia12,2 km24 min.
Sofia Hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel11 km20 min.
Hotel Anel12,2 km27 min.
Sense Hotel Sofia10 km13 min.
Art 'Otel11,4 km21 min.
Rosslyn Thracia Hotel Sofia11,3 km20 min.
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