Sofia Airport with nearly 34% increase in passengers in July


During the first seven months of the year Sofia Airport saw 3 747 596 passengers, which is a record-breaking increase of 42 % compared to the same period last year.


In July the served passengers reached more than 611 thousand. Terminal 2 saw 65% of passenger traffic, and Terminal 1 – the remaining 35%.



Sofia Airport: Follow us in the social networks

All social networking platforms used by Sofia Airport – Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and Google Plus were presented with a musical flash mob.


Essay, photography and children’s drawing competition with topic: „My Sofia Airport“

In September this year, Sofia Airport celebrates its 80th anniversary. On this occasion, it announces a competition in 3 categories:


Sofia Airport with electric bus between terminals

As of today, 07.08.2017, fully electric bus will transport passengers between the two Sofia Airport terminals. It replaces the diesel engine bus and remains free of charge for passengers. Besides being environmentally friendly (it does not emit carbon dioxide), its usage will lead to a significant reduction in maintenance costs.

The electric bus has a capacity for 65 passengers, with 26 seats. There are 3 folding seats and a separate wheelchair bay. It has a ramp suitable for senior citizens and passengers with reduced mobility.


Sofia Airport – the fastest growing airport in Europe

Sofia Airport took first place for the fastest growing traffic in the 3-5 million passengers category. The record-breaking 22% increase in passengers in 2016 led to the acknowledgement of Sofia Airport by the world-famous online news service – “” that offers the latest aviation news and analysis. Sofia Airport outperformed another airport with excellent indicators last year – the Polish airport in Krakow.