How to get to Bansko

You can fly to Bulgaria from the UK in around 3 hours and can then travel by road from Sofia to Bansko in around 2 hours. There are many options when it comes to flights and transfers. Cheap prices for both make this a very cost effective way of having a winter or summer holiday.

Flying to Bulgaria

You can fly direct to Sofia from 4 major UK airports: Manchester, Heathrow, Gatwick and Luton to get to Bulgaria's capital Sofia. There is a choice of 4 major airlines: easyJet, British Airways, Bulgaria Air and Wizz with return prices from as low as £60 + taxes. The flight time to Sofia Airport is 3 hours or less depending upon the UK airport you fly from.

Heathrow: British Airways, Bulgaria Air
Gatwick: EasyJet
Manchester: EasyJet
Luton: Wizz

British Airways
Wizz Air
Bulgaria Air
Transfers to Bansko

Airport Transfers to Bansko

One way to get to Bansko from Sofia Airport is by using one of Bansko's excellent transfer services. Transfers are abvailable from around €15 per person, a fraction of the price in other international resorts. We recommend using Sofia Bansko Transfer Shuttle or Earlybird who can also offer other services including mountain bike hire.

Alternatively, why not hire a car from the airport?


Driving directions from Sofia Airport to Bansko

Bansko Car Hire

If you are a little more adventurous then you might want to hire a car for you stay in Bansko, allowing you to explore the surrounding area. We recommend and use TWOHeads who are a company that provides all kinds of tourist experiences as well as rental of a good selection of vehicles from as little as €24 per day.

Two Heads Car Rental