Sofia is well connected to most European cities and you can easily come by plane or by car.
Transportation to Sofia
1. By Plane
Low-cost companies Ryanair, Wizz Air, and EasyJet offer direct flights to Sofia. Bulgaria Air and Lufthansa also offer comfortable options at reasonable prices.
2. By car
- Greece: Thessaloniki – 300 km; Kavala – 315 km
- Macedonia: Skopje – 250 km
- Romania: Bucharest – 380 km
- Serbia: Belgrade – 400 km; Nis – 170 km
- Turkey: Istanbul – 550 km
There is free parking at the venue.
Transport within Sofia
Use the metro, we recommend it! The venue is located between metro stations “Bulgaria” and “Krasno selo” of green metro line 3. You can stop at any of those metro stations and walk 5-10 min. to the venue, which is within a park.
You can also use Tram 5 from the center to the venue.
Sofia Airport, Terminal 2 is located at Metro Station “Sofia Aiport”, yellow metro line 4. If you want to go by the metro from the airport to the venue, you have to use yellow metro line 4 from Sofia Airport to metro station “Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski” and change to green metro line 3. After the change, you travel from metro station “Orlov most” to “Bulgaria” or “Krasno selo” metro station.
The ticket costs 0.80 EUR/1.60 BGN. You can pay by card on all the public transport.
The cost of a taxi from the airport to the venue is around 10-15 €.
If you are coming by car and staying in the center of the city, mind that there is a vignette sticker for the roads and paid zone for parking in the center.
There is a “weekend vignette sticker” active from 12:00 on Friday till 23:59 on Sunday, which costs 5€. If you cannot fit into these hours, a vignette sticker for 1 week is 7.50€, you can buy it online here: https://en.vinetki.bg/buyvignette