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August 19, 2015
Guide to the Sofia metro

Guide to the Sofia metro

Hey all! After our previous blog posts about getting around in Sofia with the public transport or on foot, it is high time we tell you about the easiest way to get to or from Sofia Airport. With this post, we are taking you on a ride with the Sofia metro! We have prepared for you our next dose of useful tips and tricks for visiting Sofia. Since April 2015, the metro line to Sofia Airport is now fully functional. It now takes around 30 minutes to get from the airport to Serdika station in the city centre (and vice versa). There are actually a couple of other options to reach the city centre from the airport – by taxi or bus (you can find more information here)  – but taking a taxi holds certain dangers to your wallet and there are only two bus lines that operate from the airport, so the new metro might be your best option. Here are a few tips and tricks for you to: If […]
February 5, 2015
Guide to the Sofia metro

Sofia public transport guide

Have you ever tried to figure out the public transportation system in Sofia? What to take, where to get a ticket, how to use it, how to get to the airport, train or bus stations? If so, you have come to the right place, because now we will introduce you to the public transport of Sofia and give you useful information on how to survive in the urban jungle. We hope it will help you “blend in” and not look like human on Mars when you get on a bus. So, hop on and let’s get started! Public transport exists in every good-sized city and Sofia is no exception. Although lots of Bulgarians prefer their cars to move around in the capital, there are people who still prefer to use the public means of transport. As a matter of fact, it is getting more popular and quite regular. Taking a ride in the Sofia public transport is a journey in space and time like no other and the only thing […]