SOF Connect to Turn Sofia Airport into Regional Hub

Bulgarian airline GullivAir based its third Airbus A330 aircraft at Sofia Airport. The welcome ceremony was attended by the management of SOF Connect - Jacques Feron, Executive Director, Henning Pfisterer, Operation Director and Christian Stoschek, Transformation Director, as well as representatives of the airline and the aviation community.

The carrier operates flights with its three A330 aircraft to the Dominican Republic and the Maldives. The airline plans to launch direct flights to USA, Canada and India.


Munich Airport and partners commence operations of Sofia Airport*

As of Monday 19 April 2021, Munich Airport and the consortium "SOF Connect" - consisting of the French investor Meridiam, the Austrian developer Strabag - have taken over the full responsibilities and business activities related to the operation of Bulgaria’s capital airport.

SOF Connect is committed to investing at least 624 million euros over the life of the concession and build a brand new Terminal 3 for the airport within the first 10 years of the concession.


El Al resumes flights to Sofia

From April 19, after a year halt, El Al Israel Аirlines relaunches its flights to Sofia. They will be operated twice a week - on Monday and Friday.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, please check the requirements of the country of your destination. Information can be found on the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as well as on the websites of the respective airports. If you have any questions about your flight, please contact your airline.


Important information

Following the introduction of a state of emergency in the country in March in connection with the Covid-19 pandemic, for passenger convenience Sofia Airport provides information on cancelled flights, also published on the website of the Ministry of Transport, Information Technology and Communications. It is updated twice a day due to the constant changes related to the dynamic international situation.


Important information before your flight

Plan your journey

  • Do not go to the airport if you have the following symptoms: Fever, Cough, Shortness of breath, Loss of Taste or Smell; 
  • Ensure you have enough medical face masks for your journey;

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