Cheap Bulgaria Air Flights

Bulgaria Air is a relatively new airline, established in 2002 as the successor of the insolvent Balkan Bulgarian Airlines. In November 2002 it was declared as the national carrier of Bulgaria. Bulgaria Air is not a member of any airlines alliance; it operates its own frequent flyer program called FLY MORE.

Its small fleet contains ten planes which fly to 26 destinations. There are 2-3 weekly flights between Sofia and Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport. During the summer season, there are also flights from Tel Aviv to Varna and Bourgas. The flights on these routes are operated by Embraer 190 and Airbus A319.

Information correct as of April 2017

Why Fly With Bulgaria Air

How to Check in

When you depart from Tel Aviv, you must check in at the airport. Check-in counters open three hours before your flight and close 60 minutes prior to departure. On your return flight from airports in Bulgaria, as well as flights departing from Amsterdam, Berlin, Brussels, London (Heathrow and Gatwick), Milan, Paris, Vienna, and Zurich you can check in online, beginning 24 hours prior to departure and up to 40 minutes before take-off.

Baggage Allowances and Fees

Bulgaria Air’s baggage allowance is simple: each passenger is allowed one free checked bag and one carry-on item, although on some flights you can by Economy Hand Baggage Only fare for a lower price. Economy Class passengers can check one piece of luggage weighing up to 23 kg; Business Class allows for two pieces at 23 kg each. Each item may not exceed 158 cm (height+length+width). Extra weight (23-32 kg) costs €50 and oversized bags (158-203 cm) will incur a charge of €70. A second piece of luggage costs €50, and a third €100. Your hand luggage must not be larger than 55x40x23 and weigh no more than 10 kg.


When the flight is serviced by Embraer 190, the legroom is 79 cm. The distance between your seat and the seat in front of you is 74 cm on Airbus. You can get extra legroom by purchasing emergency seats or by upgrading your seat to Business Class. You may do so from 24 hours before your flight until 45 minutes before. The cost is €150 on flights to and from Ben Gurion Airport, per segment.

Booking Fees

There is neither booking fee nor credit card fee. You can pay with Visa, MasterCard, and Diners.

Service on Board

On flights between Tel Aviv and destinations in Bulgaria, all passengers will be offered a meal during the flight, as well as soft drinks, alcoholic beverages, tea, and coffee. Business Class passengers will enjoy a welcome drink as soon as they get comfortable in their seat.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.