Meeting location & Guest hotel
The emblematic building of Sofia Balkan Palace is in the very heart of the Bulgaria’s capital city. It is part of the Presidency building, and under its foundations there lies a historical Roman fortress, the remains of which can be seen in the area around the hotel.
There is a subway station in 100 meters from the hotel.
Hotel Check In Time: 14:00 | Check Out Time: 12:00
How to get from Sofia Airport to the hotel?
There is a taxi stand at the airport, so you can easily take a taxi.
Please note that the taxi company does not accept card payments. You can exchange some cash.
The exchange rate is:
1 Euro = 1.95583 BGN
1 USD = 1.8237613 BGN
OK Taxi is the authorized Partner of Sofia Airport. Here you are the prices: Airport to Downtown Sofia 20 ‐ 22 BGN / 10-11 Euro / 11-12 USD https://www.oktaxi.net/prices
Other option is to use the subway (Sofia Metro) https://www.metrosofia.com/en/sofia-airport which has a stop right in front of the hotel. You can take it from Terminal 2 and you should get off on Serdika https://www.metrosofia.com/en/maps#pid=3 The trip is about 30 minutes.
Opening hours of the metro 05:26 – 22:53
In Bulgarian language subway is called ‘metro’. The stations are marked with the letter M and an arrow pointing down.
Single Subway ticket cost 1.60 BGN / 0.82 EUR / 0.79 USD
Tickets can be bought from ticket machines or at the cashier’s desk at the entrances of the metro stations. Cards are accepted, but the machines are not always working.
The ticket should be validated at the barriers at the entrance to the metro stations.
Credit / debit cards can also be validated at the barriers at the entrance to the metro stations instead of a ticket.
The tickets are valid to travel in the metro within 30 minutes from the issue hour.