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;

To the airport


Sofia Airport remains open to passengers only

Due to the state of emergency declared because of COVID-19 and in order to ensure the highest level of safety, only passengerss are allowed in the terminal buildings. Entry occurs after measuring body temperature and displaying normal values. We ask passengers to comply with the recommendations of the Regional Health Inspectorate for a social distance of 1.5-2 m.


Sofia Airport Statistics – the First Quarter


During the first three months of 2020, passenger numbers at Sofia Airport totalled 1 369 656. In the first two months there was an increase compared to the same period of 2019. In January, Sofia Airport served 5.9% more passengers – 558 601 compared to 2019, and in February they were 8.8% higher – 541 636.


Updated information for passengers arriving at Sofia Airport

By decision of the Operational Headquarters, which includes representatives of the Sofia Regional Health Inspectorate (SRHI), DG Border Police and Sofia Airport EAD, each flight arriving at Sofia Airport is handled separately. For passenger convenience and to avoid crowding, the data collection form compulsory for all arriving passengers is provided to the airlines so that it can be distributed and completed on board. Arriving passengers are subject to mandatory thermal camera control and body temperature measurement using contactless thermometers.