Borovets, which was also known as Chamkoria until the middle of the 20th century, is the oldest and most famous Bulgarian mountain resort located 68 km away from Sofia airport, on the northern slopes of Rila. Known for its excellent ski resort, outstanding views and great hiking trails, Borovets is the perfect holiday destination for all.
So when travelling to Borovets, you will be landing at Sofia International Airport (SOF) with two available transportation options; you can take a taxi or private transfer, or take a bus from Sofia city centre. Taking a Sofia airport to Borovets private transfer is the only direct way, taking 1 hour 15 minutes. Alternatively, for a more cost-savvy travel option, you can take a combined bus journey from Sofia city centre, which takes 1 hour 30 minutes excluding waiting time and the transport from the airport to the centre.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Sofia at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.