Airport Transfers to Bansko

Sofia to Bansko

Book your airport transfers from Sofia to Bansko, as well as from a range of other airports for the best prices!  The most popular airports to fly into to reach Bansko are Sofia and Plovdiv

Ski-Lifts provide shared, private transfers, luxury and coach transfers to Bansko.  Ski-Lifts offer the best value Bansko transfers, whatever your budget or group size!!

Bankso Transfers

Ski-Lifts provide a range of award-winning quality transfers to Bansko and other ski resorts in Bulgaria.  The service is reliable, safe and our drivers have decades of local knowledge with great value prices. Getting a Bansko Airport transfer could not be easier with Ski-Lifts.  Providing shared, private, luxury and coach transfers from Sofia Airport and Plovdiv Airport to Bansko.

How to get to Bansko

Getting to Bansko couldn’t be easier with Ski-Lifts.  The transfer from Sofia to Bansko takes approximately 2 hours.  You can easily book a transfer to Bansko from Sofia or one of the other surrounding airports including Plovdiv.

Private transfers are a popular choice to get to Bansko, as you will not be sharing with others or waiting at the airport as your driver will be waiting for you on arrival. It is a direct door-to-door service, with no additional stops en route and our transfers include all baggage, including ski equipment, without charging extra.

A shared transfer to Bansko is a popular option for budget conscious travellers who don’t mind sharing a transfer with passengers arriving or departing on similar flight times. This can mean there is a wait at the transfer meeting point on arrival, other pick-up or drop-offs en route but shared transfers are one of the most cost-effective and efficient ways of getting to Bansko.

If you’re looking for a private airport transfer to Bansko resort, or, you would prefer something different Ski-Lifts can cater for all budgets and group sizes.

Bansko Ski Resort

After a transfer of just two hours from Sofia to Bansko, the resorts 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.

Bansko Ski Resort Facts

Resort altitude: 990m  Highest point: 2560m  Vertical drop: 1570m  Pistes: 70km  Lifts: 14

Airport Transfers to Bansko – transfer times

Sofia to Bansko transfer time is approx. 2hrs
Plovdiv to Bansko transfer time is approx. 2hrs45mins

Why choose Ski-Lifts Bansko transfers?

Providing 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 airport transfer to Bansko today to secure the best prices!

Remember to use your loyalty points for a discount on your next transfer! Getting an airport transfer to Bansko 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.

Sofia to Bansko Transfers FAQ

Who is Bansko Suitable For?

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

When is Bankso ski season open?

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

Is Bankso ski resort cheap?

For a ski holiday, Bankso and other Bulgaria ski resorts are a great budget option which are far cheaper than resorts in France, Switzerland or Italy. Whilst a small resort, there are enough runs to entertain yourself for a weekend and the old town offers good local cuisine such as baked cheese with nuts and honey, or sauteed potatoes with garlic and dill.

Does Bankso have apres ski?

Due to Bankso being known as a cheaper comparatively 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 Bankso?

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.

Where should I stay in Bankso?

Bansko’s status as one of the top tourist destinations in Bulgaria means there’s no shortage of options for accommodation. You can choose from a variety of guest houses and hotels, with hotels ranging from price-conscious 2-star suites to 5-star studios and apartments.

Why book your airport transfer with us?

Flexible Booking

Flexible Booking

100% free cancellation
7 days before you travel. Plus our Covid Guarantee.

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.

Loyalty Points

Loyalty Points

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

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Airport transfer types to suit all budgets

Shared

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

Shared

Private

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

Private

Coach

Perfect for larger groups wanting to travel together.

Coach

Luxury

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

Luxury