Sofia to Bansko Transfer

Why book your airport transfer with us?

Flexible Booking

Flexible Booking

100% free cancellation
7 days before you travel.

24/7 support

24/7 support

In case you’re delayed or need our help

No hidden fees

No hidden fees

Skis, child seats, luggage and amendments are all included.

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Loyalty Points

Earn Money off your next holiday transfer (ski, golf, cruise & more)

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Sofia to Bansko

Are you ready to experience the beauty of Bansko with a seamless Sofia to Bansko transfer?

Book your journey today from Sofia Airport and experience the fastest route to your ski resort. With a transfer time of just 2 hours, our Sofia to Bansko transfer ensures you spend less time on the road and more time carving through the slopes. Start your ski adventure with an easy and pleasurable transfer from Sofia Airport to Bansko!

Bansko Transfers

Ski-Lifts provides a range of award-winning quality transfers to Bansko and many other ski resorts in Bulgaria.  The service is reliable and safe and our drivers have decades of local knowledge with great value prices, offering shared, private, luxury and coach transfers to Bansko.  

Getting to Bansko

Getting to Bansko couldn’t be easier with Ski Lifts, you can easily book a transfer to Bansko from Sofia or one of the other surrounding airports including Plovdiv.

Shared Transfers to Bansko

Opt for a Bansko shared transfer, a popular option for budget-conscious travellers who don’t mind sharing a ride with fellow passengers on similar flight schedules. While there may be a brief wait at the transfer meeting point on arrival and additional stops en-route, shared transfers remain one of the most cost-effective and efficient ways to reach Bansko. Ideal for group travellers, sharing your journey not only enhances affordability but also contributes to a more sustainable environment by reducing the number of vehicles heading to the mountains. Plus, you might forge new connections along the way!

Private Transfers to Bansko

An Bansko private transfer is a preferred choice for those seeking a direct door-to-door service without the need for sharing or waiting at the airport. Our private transfers to Bansko ensure a seamless experience with no additional stops en-route. Enjoy the luxury of having the driver waiting for you upon arrival, and rest assured that all baggage, including ski equipment, is included in the transfer without any extra charges.

Bansko Ski Resort

Nestled in the picturesque Pirin Mountains, Bansko offers a perfect blend of rich culture, stunning landscapes, and world-class skiing. To kickstart your unforgettable journey, rely on our dependable Sofia to Bansko transfers. We’re here to ensure your trip to Bansko is as smooth as the mountain slopes you’ll conquer. After a transfer of just two hours from Sofia to Bansko, the resort has 70km of pistes featuring the first snow park in the Balkans, a variety of blue and red runs, and a black piste for experts, Bansko is especially attractive to beginners and intermediate skiers & snowboarders while also catering to expert skiers for short time periods such as a weekend. As Bulgaria’s biggest ski resort, Bansko has everything you could ask for. Millions of euros of recent investment mean the resort has the most up-to-date facilities in the region. Pair that with the best snow record, the longest ski season in the country and a lively town centre with lively bars, discos, casinos, and traditional flare, then it’s no wonder Bansko is a choice destination for anyone looking for a good time. Snowboarders will enjoy the extreme snow park replete with artificial bumps & jumps, a half-pipe and a ski kindergarten for new skiers. A unique highlight is Pirin National Park. Its dramatic peaks (Mt Vihren reaches 2915m), banks of graceful fir trees and rich variety of plants, birds, and animals (wolves and bears are known to roam) mean the views you get from Bansko’s pistes are second to none. Book your hassle-free Sofia to Bansko transfer now.

Bansko Ski Resort Facts

Resort altitude: 990m  Highest point: 2560m  Pistes:  48km Blue: 41%, Red, 51%, Black 8%  Lifts: 14  

Bansko Airport Transfers

Sofia to Bansko transfer time is approximately 2 hours
Plovdiv to Bansko transfer time is approximately 2hours and 45 minutes.

Why choose a Ski-Lifts transfer to Bansko?

– Peace of mind that your driver will be waiting for you when you arrive at the airport. – Avoid the queues of waiting for an Bansko taxi, unknown costs and availability. – Convenience of having someone take you directly to your accommodation. We provide 24/7 customer service for transfer-related enquiries, and our exclusive network is made up of only the best local and friendly experts for our transfer providers. From restaurant recommendations to discounted ski hire, local knowledge can really make the difference to your trip, and it’s something that Ski-Lifts really prides itself on. Travelling with Ski Equipment is hassle-free if you’re planning on bringing your own skis! Not everyone travels with their own equipment, but some people choose to do so. Ski-Lifts include your baggage with your booking in the price, without charging you extra (as long as you tell us about the baggage in advance when you’re booking).

Book your ski transfer to Bansko today to secure the best prices!

Remember to use your loyalty points for a discount on your next transfer!  Getting a Bansko airport transfer could not be more simple with Ski-Lifts.  You will have peace of mind that your driver will be waiting for you the moment you step off the plane, ready to take you to Bansko.

Bansko Weather


Bansko Transfer FAQs?

If you have any questions about our service, feel free to contact us. You’ll also find relevant information on our FAQs page or below.

Who is Bansko Suitable For?

Bansko has slopes and facilities suitable for beginner, intermediate, advanced, families, snowboarding, and freestyling skiers.

When is Bansko ski season open?

Early December – Early April (Please note – dates are subject to change)

Does Bansko have apres ski?

Due to Bansko being known as a cheaper ski resort, there is a lively budget apres-ski scene which attracts a younger crowd. The resort’s broad offerings of restaurants, taverns, wineries, bars, discos, casinos, and nightlife reflect it. You’ll have no issue finding food from different nations, traditional Bulgarian fare (called ‘Mehana’), live music, electronic music, and more.

What is there to do in Bansko?

Due to its proximity to thermal spas and hot springs, there are spas offered in most hotels. There’s also a lively apres ski scene, traditional Bulgarian restaurants (or Mehana’s) and the old town to wander around.

How far is the transfer to Bansko?

Sofia to Bansko transfer, 181km Plovdiv to Bansko transfer, 161km

Where is there to hire ski equipment in Bansko?

We know choosing which company to hire your skis or snowboard from can be difficult, how do you know you’re getting quality gear for the price you pay? There are a lot of choices out there! We’ve tried our fair share of ski hire companies in our time, here at Ski-Lifts we recommend our trust partner Skiset in Bansko. Airline baggage fees for skis & snowboards now more times than not cost more than a weekly rental of the same equipment. For example, Easyjet charges £37 each way to carry Skis or Snowboards. Discounted equipment hire is a no-brainer, click on the offer below to receive up to 50% discount!

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Recommended Ski Lessons and Guiding in Bansko?

Get deals on ski lessons & guiding with our partner Maison Sport,who provide the best tuition in ski resorts across Europe. Improve your skiing by learning from the best with our partner Maison Sport in Bansko.

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Airport transfer types to suit all budgets


One of the most cost effective and efficient ways of getting to the resort.



No sharing with others, no waiting at the airport and a direct door-to-door service, with no additional stops en route.



Perfect for larger groups wanting to travel together.



Like a private transfer, but with the additional benefit of travelling in style.


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