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

SWISS AIRLINE RESUMES FLIGHTS FROM ZURICH TO SOFIA

Latest-generation eco-friendly aircraft to serve the route

 

As of today Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) is flying from Sofia to Zurich again.   The first scheduled flight since 2017 was welcomed at Sofia Airport with a water salute by the Swiss Ambassador, Deputy Minister of Tourism Irena Georgieva, executives at the Lufthansa Group and the management of the capital’s airport. H.E. Raymund Furrer welcomed the resumption of flights, which will allow travellers to get to know Bulgaria and Switzerland and to learn about local cultural and historical traditions.

Flights to Zurich are scheduled twice a week on Mondays and Saturdays. They will be operated with Airbus A220-300, which meets the latest standards in terms of cost-effectiveness and environmental friendliness. It is quieter and its fuel consumption is less to one quarter than other similar aircraft.

“We are delighted to link Sofia and Switzerland this summer season. The expansion of the SWISS operation in Sofia further adds to Lufthansa Group’s local portfolio and demonstrates our commitment to the market,“ Peter Pullem Head of Sales Central, Eastern Europe, Russia, CIS and Israel of the Lufthansa Group says.“ Apart from attractive connections to Zurich as leisure or business destination SWISS also offers optimum connecting services via its hub to London as well as to Boston and New York,“ Pullem adds.

“We are extremely pleased that SWISS has resumed scheduled flights to Zurich in such a difficult period for the entire aviation sector, which continues to impact traveling globally. The SOF Connect team is actively working with the airlines and the Ministry of Tourism to continuously enrich the variety of destinations and make Bulgaria a desirable choice in all seasons. Our joint relationship with Swiss Airlines is part of our long-term program to improve air connectivity from Sofia and to reopen or open new routes,” said Jesús Caballero, the airport’s CEO.

 

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