Now passengers can travel from the city centre to Sofia Airport in less than 20 minutes. Four new stations provide convenient and fast connection to Central Railway and Bus Stations. The metro line also provides better access to airport park area.
The event was attended by Prime-Minister Boyko Borisov, Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications Ivaylo Moskovski, Minister of Environment and Water Ivelina Vassileva, Minister of Regional Development and Public Works Lilyana Pavlova, Mayor of Sofia Municiplaity Yordanka Fandakova and Executive Director of Metropolitan Stoyan Bratoev.
After the official ceremony, representatives of the Ministry of Transport and Sofia Airport management planted several trees in the park area next to the station to mark the launch of the new metro line and to support the Forest Week initiative.