Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Sofia, Bulgaria – Air Travel

Location: Bulgaria
Event: Air Travel:
Sofia flights information for March 29-30, 2020

To assist U.S. citizens considering departure from Bulgaria, the U.S. Embassy in Sofia will share information we receive from airlines regarding flights currently operating from Sofia airport. Please be advised that this information is subject to change at short notice.

Flights on March 29, 2020

Wizz air – London 06:00
Bulgaria air – Amsterdam 07:10
Wizz air – London 11:35
Bulgaria air – Zurich 13:35
British Airways – London 14:20
Bulgaria air – Berlin 16:00
Wizz air – London 19:45
Bulgaria air – Varna 20:55

Flights on March 30, 2020

Wizz Air- London 06:00
Bulgaria Air- Amsterdam 07:10

Wizz Air- Dortmund 07:10
Bulgaria Air- Frankfurt/Berlin 10:15
Wizz Air- London 11:35
Wizz Air- Eindhoven 14:00
Bulgaria Air- London 15:20
Wizz Air- London 19:45
Bulgaria Air- Varna 20:10
British Airways- London 20:45

You may also monitor flight status on the Sofia Airport flight departures page.

  • Due to the ongoing coronavirus situation and its accompanying travel restrictions, air travel options between Bulgaria and the United States have been decreasing over the past week. Many travelers in Bulgaria have reported unexpected flight cancellations and limited flight availability.
  • The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory for Covid-19.
  • U.S. citizens who are not prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period should arrange for immediate return to the United States.
  • U.S. citizens planning to return to the United States are urged to work with their airlines to make travel arrangements while flights are still available. If your travel has been disrupted, please contact your airline.
  • Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice.
  • U.S. citizens who need assistance should contact the American Citizen Services Section at

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