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International Business School
Address: Vincent van Gogh Street 7, Sofia, Bulgaria
Nearby hotels :
Hotel Fashion - (***)
4 Vera Mutafchieva Str., 1407 Sofia
Hotel Legends - (****)
54-56 Cherni Vrah Blvd., Lozenez District, 1407 Sofia
Calipso Hotel - (***)
42 Silivria Str., 1404 Motopista, Sofia
Welcome to one of the most charming cities of Bulgaria.
Sofia is the largest city and the capital of Bulgaria, as well as the 15th largest city in the European Union. It is a cosmopolitan city of different nationalities and cultures. They elegantly coexist in the historic downtown, which has become a kind of open-air museum with preserved remains of ancient civilisations. Read more about Sofia here.
By metro: 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.
The other Metro stations allow convenient transport connections to bus or trolleybus lines of the city transport system.
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.
BUS ROUTES NO 84 AND NO 184
84 bus route connects city centre (Gen. Gurko Str.) with Sofia Airport Terminal 2 and Temrinal 1. Then it goes back along Christopher Columbus Blvd. – Tsarigradsko Shose Blvd. to Gen. Gurko Str.
184 bus route connects city centre (Gen. Gurko Str.) with Sofia Airport Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Then it goes back along Christopher Columbus Blvd. – Tsarigradsko Shose Blvd. – Gen. Gurko Str.
Tickets: At Sofia Airport you can buy tickets for the public transport at the kiosks of Urban Mobility Center or at Razprostranenie na Pechata (RP) in the public areas of Terminal 2, as well as from a ticket vending machine, installed at Terminal 1 Arrivals public area. The machine works with Bulgarian levs and coins and the issued tickets are valid for bus lines 84,184 and 384.
Ticket machines for metro tickets are located at Sofia Airport Metro Station. The ticket machines accept Bulgarian banknotes and coins, and one of them accepts credit cards as well.
By taxi: The taxi operator OK Supertrans AD is the contractual partner of Sofia Airport. The service can be requested at the offices of OK Supertrans in the Arrivals of Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 (+359 2 973 2121).
It is recommended not to use taxi services offered outside the office of the taxi operator or in front of the terminal to avoid the risk of abuse.
According to EU legislation, all passengers departing from/arriving in an EU country (or Iceland, Norway, Switzerland) with a carrier licensed in the EU are entitled to a specific set of rights upon conditions.