Guest lounge already at Terminal 2

As of 27 June passengers using Terminal 1 can also benefit from the services offered by the new guest lounge. It is located at Departures hall, after passport control, at floor 2. „Sofia” lounge has its own elevator and mobility ramp facilitating the access of people with reduced mobility.


16% more passengers at Sofia Airport in May


Sofia Airport achieved a 16% increase in the number of serviced passengers in May 2016. Their total count for the period equalled to 410 198 as compared to 352 336 for the same month of the previous year.

19 % was the increase in the passengers on scheduled international flights who form 95 % of total passenger throughput. Meantime, the passengers on domestic flights decreased by 11 %.


Sofia Airport with new air service to Budapest



After a 3-year interruption, passengers from Sofia again can fly directly to the capital city of Hungary.


Traditionally, the first flight from Budapest was welcomed with a water cannon salute.


The new air service connecting the two European capitals is operated by Embraer 190 (C8M100) aircraft of airline Bulgaria Air offering the scheduled flights on the route. The flights from and to Budapest are operated four times a week at Terminal 2.



New air service to Copenhagen


After a 5-year interruption, a new air service will provide connection between Sofia and Copenhagen. This is the most popular destination among the Scandinavian capital cities for the passengers to and from Sofia Airport.


The route will be operated by low-cost airline Wizz.


Flights will be operated on Monday, Wednesday and Friday – the aircraft will take off at 7:50 p.m. from Sofia and land at 9:00 p.m. in Copenhagen.



Air France without flights to and from Sofia on Saturday

Airline Air France cancels its flights to and from Sofia Airport on 11.06.2016, Saturday. The air carrier will not operate its flights to and from the French capital city as follows: