Ski holiday in Bulgaria: more flights to Sofia airport

Ski holiday in Bulgaria: Bansko, Borovets & Pamporovo

More flights from London, Manchester & Bristol to Sofia Airport


Sofia Airport is the biggest international airport in Bulgaria that serves the capital of the country- Sofia. More than 400 000 passengers were served by the airport every month. Sofia Airport is also the main landing point for the Bulgarian winter resorts Bansko, Borovets and Pamporovo that welcome a lot of ski and snowboard fans each winter.

If you prefer to arrange your trips by yourself, the direct flights to Sofia Airport are very convenient. And when arranging your flight tickets, do not neglect the transportation to the hotel. Booking online private transfer is the best option to reach your hotel in Bulgarian ski resorts Bansko, Borovets and Pamporovo – fast, safe with instant confirmation.

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When it comes to flight tickets to Sofia, you can take advantage of the new winter flight schedule of Sofia airport. 24 airlines operate direct flights from and to Sofia on 57 air routes, out of which 55 international and 2 domestic during winter 2016 /2017. Daily air routes connect Sofia Airport to the capitals of European and Middle Eastern countries: Athens, Amsterdam, Belgrade, Berlin, Warsaw, Moscow, Paris, Rome etc.

The most desired destinations with the largest number of scheduled air services from and to Sofia airport are London, Vienna, Munich, and Frankfurt.

This winter more foreign tourists are expected to visit Bulgarian ski resorts. The tourist season begins in mid-December with new airlines and routes. Two new seasonal air services will be added to Sofia Airport schedule. Usually the biggest ski resorts in Bulgaria Bansko, Borovets and Pamporovo are visited from a tourist from the Balkan Peninsula, as well as, the United Kingdom, Germany, Russia, Austria, Turkey, Italy. That’s why more regular flights operate this winter to Sofia Airport from London, Berlin, Istanbul, Moscow.

Bulgarian winter resorts are very popular for skiers and snowboarders from the UK. That’s why there are good connections from the biggest cities in the UK to Sofia airport. More than 40 000 British tourists have visited Bansko, Borovets, or other ski resort in the country last winter, according to statistic report of Bulgarian Tourism Government.

During this ski season 2016-2017, Thomas Cook UK will operate flights from London Gatwick Airport and Manchester to Sofia every Saturday. This winter its flights can be booked by individual tourists as well, which is very convenient.

With the similar offer, Wizz Air is launching scheduled flights from Sofia to Bristol. The route will be operated twice a week on Mondays and Thursdays – good proposal for those, who prefer low-cost airlines.

Thomson Fly, the long-experienced air carrier, will also transport tourists to Bulgarian with flights from London, Manchester and Birmingham to Sofia.

This year the English airline Jet 2 will operate flights to Sofia from Manchester, East Midland and Newcastle. All biggest cities in the United Kingdom have good direct flights to Bulgaria.

The new seasonal air carriers are Norwegian and Enter Air. They operate winter charter flights from London Gatwick and Bristol to Sofia airport.

Winter 2017 schedule includes as well 16 domestic flights per week from Sofia airport to Varna and 4 - to Burgas.

Do not lose more time, book today your unforgettable ski holiday in Bulgaria and travel with Bulgaria Transfers from Sofia airport to any hotel in the country. We are looking forward to seeing you on the pistes!

Do not forget to contact us in case you need any assistance with transfer reservations, flight tickets or other tourist services in Bulgaria!

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