Wizz Air launches 5 new routes and adds 5th aircraft to its base at Sofia Airport

An official ceremony was held at Sofia Airport to celebrate the launch of new Wizz Air’s year-round scheduled flights to Cologne, Bari, Naples, Geneva and Memmingen.

The takeoff of flight W6 4319 on Sofia – Geneva route was marked by a water salute. The crew was pleasantly surprised by the hosts with an impressive fruit bouquet, and the passengers – with branded souvenirs and candies.


Strong first half-year of 2015 for Sofia Airport


In the first half-year of 2015, the passengers at Sofia Airport equalled to 913 352, which was 75 000 more (+4,1%) as compared to the same period last year.



In support of Junior Eurovision

Children’s talent and imagination will fascinate the passengers arriving and departing from Sofia Airport. At Terminal 2 passenger gallery, after border control, 70 art works created by children from “Spiritual Mirror” Association are exposed. Natural materials are used – felted wool and corn silk. The wall hangings of the little artists bring to life the beauty of Bulgarian nature, while umbrellas of different colours carry the logo of Junior Eurovision.


Sofia Airport welcomed the one-millionth passenger of Wizz Air, London – Luton

The lucky passenger was 29-year-old Iva Ivanova. She was born in Knezha, but she has been living in London for five years. The passenger landed at Sofia Airport at 6:15 p.m. with flight W64304 of Wizz Air airline.



Sofia – Dusseldorf flights launched again

Sofia Airport passengers can fly directly to Dusseldorf again. As of today, 4 June 2015, flights to the German city will be operated by the national air carrier – “Bulgaria Air”. By tradition, the inaugural flight on the route was welcomed with water salute.

Departing passengers were pleasantly surprised by the flash mob performed for the event.