Sofia Metro Line 1 connects Sofia Airport to the city centre and provides direct connection from the airport to the large residential complexes in close proximity – “Druzhba” and “Mladost”, as well as to more distant complexes to the west – “Zapaden Park” and “Lyulin”.
The journey time from Sofia Airport to the city centre is approximately 18 min.
Changing trains from Line 1 to Line 2 at Serdika Metro Station, passengers can travel from the airport to Sofia Central Bus and Railway Stations within less than half an hour.
Connection with the railway transport is possible two stops from Metro station Sofia Airport at Metro station Iskarsko shosse, with a changeover there to trains on the Sofia-Plovdiv and Sofia-Karlovo lines.
For further information on the railway time schedule, see BDZ Passenger Services.
The other Metro stations allow convenient transport connections to bus or trolleybus lines of the city transport system.
The metro trains on the route to the airport operate from 5:30 a.m. to midnight on weekdays and weekends/holidays.
The metro station at Sofia Airport is located in the eastern part of Terminal 2. You can reach it by following the floor markings in blue at the public area of Terminal 2.
Sofia Airport provides free-of-charge transportation between the two terminal buildings.
The shuttle bus stops located in front of the terminal buildings are designated by signage and pavement markings.