Burgas airport (BOJ)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Burgas Airport, also known as Sarafovo Airport and opened on June 29, 1947, is one of the most important in Bulgaria. In addition to domestic flights, it operates with several seasonal destinations in Europe and the Middle East.

Official Website: bourgas-airport.bg
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 3.3 million passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +359 56 870 248. General and tourist information booths in the check-in area and next to the boarding gates.


The airport is located 12 km (7 miles) northeast from the city.

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What services does Burgas airport (BOJ) facilities include

The airport has a bank (Mondays through Fridays from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm), currency exchange bureaus and free Wi-Fi access. The Burgas Airport Lounge is located on level 1, next to gate 5, and opens from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm; the maximum stay is 2 hours and provides a smoking area, air conditioning, drinks, newspapers and magazines, telephones, Wi-Fi, computers, refreshments (accessible with Priority Pass, Lounge Club or Diners Club membership).

Food and Drinks- There are fast food outlets, coffee shops and bars in the Departures area.
Shopping- In the Departures Hall there are duty-free stores, regional goods, electronics, toys, accessories.
Baggage- Trolleys available in the baggage reclaim area. Secure luggage wrapping and lost and found office on the Departures level (Tel +359 5687 0273; e-mail: [email protected]; online form).
Other Services- Children's playground, baby care room, travel agency, medical center.


Public and private transportation

Bus - Line 15 operates between 5:00 am and 11:00 pm on weekdays and between 5:30 am and 10:30 pm on Saturdays and Sundays. It departs from outside the Departures area to Burgas central station (20-minute trip), where you can board buses to different tourist locations, such as Varna, Nessebar and Sunny Beach. It also runs to Grobishen Park and Sarafovo.

Taxi - Eko Taxi (Tel +359 52 872 777 / 879 241 641) is the official airport operator and has cabs outside the Arrivals area. Journey time to the city centre is around 15 minutes.


Car rental agencies

Car rental desks are located on the Arrivals level.

Avis (Tel +359 889 566 533 - 9:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Budget (Tel +359 899 700 006 - 9:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Easyrent (Tel +359 899 999 179 / 893 359 183 - 24 hours a day)
Enterprise/National (Tel +359 886 383 839 - 24 hours a day)
Europcar (Tel +359 884 111 143 - 9:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +359 899 855 036 - 9:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +359 5687 0366 - 9:00 am to 8:00 pm)
Top Rent-A-Car (Tel +359 7008 9050 / 890 170 170 - 9:00 am to 7:00 pm)


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Parking services at Burgas airport (BOJ)

The car park is situated near the terminal building and operates 24 hours a day. The first 10 minutes of stay are free. More information: Tel +359 56 870 109 / 885 406 620. Fees


Facilities for passengers with special needs

The enclosure has reserved parking spaces, adapted restrooms, courtesy phones to request assistance, ramps and an ambulift to board the aircraft.

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Latest updates: January 15, 2019