Top 5 alternative ways to travel from Sofia Airport to Bansko


With the skiing season fast approching, travel experts at Transfer Bulgaria Group are offering a helpful guide to 5 alternative ways to travel from Sofia Airport to Bansko

While many people associate Bansko with well-known skiing resort as Courchevel and Val d'Isere in France,Zermatt in Switzerland it remains a good spot for budget ski holiday makers. Transfer Bulgaria Group searched all alternatives to help budget travellers to travel from Sofia Airport to Bansko.

Travel from Sofia to Bansko By bus

There are two bus stations in Sofia where you can get a bus to Bansko. The most convinient one is Sofia central bus station and other one is Ovcha Kupel Bus station. Sofia central bus station can be reached on the Sofia Metro. The ticket is only 1.6 leva and takes around 30 min. Ovcha Kupel Bus station can be reached by taxi or to take two or three public buses. Bus is a good option for a single traveler arriving no later than 14:00 as the last bus leaves at 16:40 ( timetable is changing summer and winter)

Travel from Sofia Airport to Bansko By Train

Getting a train from Sofia to Bansko is probably the cheapest way to get there but takes around 7 hours. No doubt it is the cheapest way to travel but The last train you can get is at 14:15 from The Sofia main train station and you need to make one changeover.

From Sofia Airport to Bansko by Yellow Taxis

Getting a taxi from Sofia Airport to Bansko can get really expensive, so this option is just if you don't have any other alternatives. Very oftern tourists let down from their transport companies who fail down to meet them get the first taxi available at the airport

Traveling by Shared shuttle

You can prebook a shared shuttle transfer service during the winter season, but this service is not suitable for families with kids. Sharing a bus with different people is not as good as it sounds. In some cases it gets more expensive than booking a private transfer.

Sofia to Bansko by Private transfer

Private transfer to Bansko from Sofia is probably the most hassle free option you can choose. Booking your airport transfer with Transfer Bulgaria, your travel from Sofia Airport to Bansko is a guarantee for a perfect start of your holiday.

Prices are very competitive and start from 70 euros for a car up to 4 passengers.

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