Important announcements
To the attention of all passengers
Covid laboratories
To the attention of all passengers
2022-02-01 00:00

We would like to inform passengers and visitors of Sofia Airport that аs of 1 May 2022, parking prices will change at Sofia Airport’s two public car parks in Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Details can be found here.

Level B1 of the public car parking at Terminal 2 is temporarily closed. The remaining parking levels are at your disposal. While we apologize for any inconvenience caused, we kindly ask you to observe the parking organization in place.

As of 1 May 2022 all COVID-19 related travel restrictions are lifted.

Information about travelling to different countries is published on the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria.

All scheduled flights arriving in the time range 8 pm–8 am will be served only at Terminal 2. This will facilitate faster processing of documents and the passing of passengers. There will be no change for flights landing on schedule before 8:00 at Terminal 1. They will not move to Terminal 2 to avoid the inconvenience of travelers and their meters and greeters. All business flights will be operated at Terminal 1.

 

Covid laboratories

For the convenience of travelers, COVID-19 testing laboratories have been set up in the public areas of Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 to issue the necessary travel health certificates.

The PCR test result is ready within 2 hours and the antigen test within 20 minutes. The services are available not only to arriving and departing passengers, but also to all citizens.

Contact:

SMDL „KANDILAROV“

+359 884 884936 – Terminal 1
+359 882 607010 – Terminal 2

GENIKA

+359 876 036577 – Terminal 2

Press releases

GROWTH OF CHARTER FLIGHTS AT SOFIA AIRPORT

Traffic still below pre-COVID-19 levels

International charter flights grow in the fourth month of 2022. Statistics from the capital’s airport show that 194 chartered aircraft took off and landed during the period, while 26 241 passengers were carried.

However, if we look at the total passenger traffic, will notice that the number of passengers in April is still below the levels of the same month of the pre-pandemic year 2019, or by more than 91 thousand less.

There was an 18% decrease in passenger traffic on international scheduled services compared to April 2019. 457,524 passengers were carried last month, 101 thousand less than pre-COVID-19.

There was also a drop of 27% in domestic flight passengers. In April this year, they were 15,346 or over 5 thousand less compared to the same period in 2019.

Almost 7% less compared to pre-pandemic 2019 were also air travel. In the fourth month of 2022, aircraft take-offs and landings totalled 4,652.

An increase of more than 6% was recorded in cargo and mail shipments handled – 2,014 tonnes compared to 2019 levels.

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