Sofia Airport Presentation

                   Sofia International Airport


Sofia Center: 131.225
Approach: 129.900 / 123.700
Tower:118.100/ 120.200
ATIS: 126.68

• Runway 27 : if you’re coming from the west or north even south sometimes, planes are approaching left downwind, then making a 180 turn for landing. If the plane is approaching from the east, south/east, approach is succeeded by a alignment turn for final.

•Runway 09: if approaching by west, north or northeast, plane generally make a little turn for final in the approaching cone. Coming for south requires right base approaching and then a right turn for final

•Both runways have ILS/LOC and have a length of 3600m / 11811. SOF can handle all types of aircraft including A380-800 and AN225.




Red: Building
Yellow: Remote Stands

The departure hall and arrival hall of Terminal 1 are not interconnected for passengers. The departure hall of Terminal 1 at Sofia Airport is small with 17 check-in counters and 7 doors, a small waiting room, but has a good café-restaurant on the first floor.
Terminal 1 at SOF was the first in his history. Today, it handle mainly one company : WizzAir® and easyJet ®

WizzAir destinations from SOF : operating A321CEO , A320-200 and A321N:

Nice, Frankfurt HNN, London Luton, Abu Dhabi, Milan BGY, Basel, Brussels CRL, Eindhoven, Stockholm NYO, Memmingen, Yerevan, Dortmund, Rome CIA, Copenhaguen, Lisbon,Paris BVA, Bari , Bologna, Tel Aviv, Malaga, Barcelona,Larnaca,Nice, Madrid , Geneva, Naples , Catania , Hamburg , Valencia.

easyJet destinations :

London Gatwick, Manchester


Most flights depart from T2, including those of the national airline Bulgaria Air. Sofia Airport Metro Station is located next to Terminal 2. A free shuttle runs between Terminals T1 and T2 every 30 minutes (inter-terminal transfer).
On the ground floor of Terminal 2 you will find the check-in counters and the public area of the departure hall and arrival hall. Check-in counters 1 to 24 and gates A, B and C are dedicated to international flights. After security, you can reach the international departures hall on the upper floor via the escalators. Check-in counters 25 to 34 and gate D1 are reserved for domestic flights. The arrivals hall is divided into international and domestic arrivals, and close to the airport taxi rank and bus stops.

                         " T2 Airlines :"

Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, Swiss (Helvetic) , Ryanair, Bulgaria Air, El AL, Qatar Airways, Dubaï, Turkish Airlines, Air Serbia, SunExpress, LOT, ITA Airways, Aegan, British Airways, TAROM.

Lufthansa: Frankfurt, Munich daily.

Austrian: Vienna

Swiss: Zürich (lX A220-300/200, Helvetic E190 )

Bulgaria Air: Paris CDG, Amsterdam, Madrid, Varna,

London LHR, Berlin, Zurich, Prague, Athen, Rome FCO.

ElAl: Tel-Aviv

Qatar Airways : Doha

Fly Dubai: Dubaï DXB

Turkish Airlines : Istanbul

Air Serbia: Belgrade

SunExpress: Antalya

LOT: Warsaw


Aegan : Athens


TAROM: Bucharest.

Transport between City and Airport:
The distance from Sofia Airport to the center of Sofia is 11 kilometers. By car, it takes 20 minutes to reach the center of Sofia.

Taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to travel to and from Sofia Airport. The price of a taxi ride from the airport to the center of Sofia is 20.- BGN. Book your taxi at Sofia Airport and experience the comfort of pre-booked taxis


It is possible to travel to and from Sofia Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Sofia Airport you can travel by bus et metro. Visit the Sofia Airport transport page for the possibilities .

IMPORTANT : If you want to travel with Metro but arriving is T1. Take the shuttle to T2 then take the metro at T2.
Thanks for reading!


Thanks for sharing! I’ll be flying there next month so this will definitely come in handy :)

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Your welcome, i tried my best!

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Thanks for giving me a new route idea!

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No problem sir!

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Helped anyone?

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