Burgas Airport (BOJ) is an international airport situated about 10 kilometers from Burgas, Bulgaria. It is the second-largest airport in the country, after Sofia, serving the city and the seaside resorts on Bulgarian south coast. Last year, the airport handled over 3,200.000 passengers.
How to get from Burgas Airport to Burgas
There is a public bus service – bus number 15, operating regularly from the airport to the main bus station with departures approximately every 20 minutes from early morning to night hours, you can check the schedule here. The airport bus stop is located in front of the Terminal building. Bus tickets can be purchased at several bus stops or directly on board for about 1€, with a difference that a ticket purchased on board is for one off-ride, and others are electronic cards valid for 45 minutes. Expect to be charged more for bulky luggage. Travel time is around 20 to 30 minutes, depending on the traffic.
If you prefer a comfortable ride over a crowded public transport, we recommend you to take a taxi operating 24/7. You will find a taxi station with yellow Eko Taxi in front of Terminal 2. The fare from the Airport to Burgas city center is usually about 10 to 15€ and the ride takes around 15 minutes.
Another way to travel to Burgas is with a private, door-to-door transfer from Burgas Airport to your accommodation in the city. You can pre-book a transfer for a hassle-free experience, professional driver will wait for you at the airport and take you to your destination.
Renting a car at Burgas Airport
For those who would prefer to reach the city and explore the area on their own, the best option is to rent a car directly at the airport. At Burgas Airport you’ll find the following car rental companies such as Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, etc.
Renting a bus at Burgas airport
Larger groups of passengers should consider renting a bus at the airport. However, it is recommended to book it online, so the bus rental companies have enough time to advise you on the meeting point and all other information.
Burgas Airport accommodation
There are no hotels at the airport, but there are several hotels in the area.
Burgas Airport FAQs
- I arrive late at the airport. Will it be a problem for me to get to the city?
There is a public bus operating from the airport to the city of Burgas from morning to night hours, but in case you miss the bus, you can always take a taxi which are at your disposal 24/7.
- Is there a free WiFi service available at Burgas Airport?
Yes, there is free WiFi available throughout the airport terminal.
- Can I exchange money at Burgas Airport?
Yes, there are currency exchange services, a bank office and an ATM at the airport.
- I am continuing my journey outside Burgas. Are there any direct lines to other destinations?
There are no direct lines from Burgas Airport to other places, so you will have to reach the main bus station and then continue to your destination.