Local Transportation

Tickets and Cards

The price of the single one-way ticket for the local transportation in Sofia is 1.60 BGN and a daily card is 4 BGN.

As an Erasmus student you can purchase a transportation card with student discount, valid for all lines of the public transportation in Sofia. The monthly price of the card is 21.50 BGN for BA and MA students and 35.00 BGN for PhD students. The card is issued in the offices of the Urban Mobility Centre located in various points throughout the whole city.

Required documents for a transportation card with student discount:

  • a national ID or a passport;
  • a passport-size photo;
  • an application form (included in your welcome packages) – please ask an Erasmus buddy or a Bulgarian friend to help you fill it in, as the form is required in Bulgarian language by the Urban Mobility Centre;
  • an ISIC SU card.

For more information you can visit the website of the Urban Mobility Centre in Sofia (https://www.sofiatraffic.bg/en/).

Location

The main building of the university (the Rectorate) is located in the city centre at 15 Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd. (buses 9, 84, 94, 280, 306, trolleybuses 1, 2, 5, 8, 4, 11, underground line 1). Some of the faculties, most of the university administration and the central university library are in the Rectorate building, while other faculties are situated in different campuses throughout the city.

Faculty of History
1504 Sofia, 15 Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd.
buses 9, 84, 94, 280, 306, trolleybuses 1, 2, 5, 8, 4, 11, underground line 1

Faculty of Philosophy
1504 Sofia, 15 Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd.
buses 9, 84, 94, 280, 306, trolleybuses 1, 2, 5, 8, 4, 11, underground line 1

  • Some of the departments of the Faculty are located at 4th Kilometer Campus – 125, Tsarigradsko shosse Blvd., bl. 1 & 4 – buses 84, 280, tramway 20, trolleybuses 4, 5, 8, 11

Faculty of Classical and Modern Philology
1504 Sofia, 15 Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd.
buses 9, 84, 94, 280, 306, trolleybuses 1, 2, 5, 8, 4, 11, underground line 1

  • Some of the departments of the Faculty are located at the Centre for Eastern Languages and Cultures, 79, Todor Alexandrov Blvd. – bus 74, tramways 8, 10, trolleybuses 1, 5, underground line 1

Faculty of Slavic Studies
1504 Sofia, 15 Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd.
buses 9, 84, 94, 280, 306, trolleybuses 1, 2, 5, 8, 4, 11, underground line 1

Faculty of Law
1504 Sofia, 15 Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd.
buses 9, 84, 94, 280, 306, trolleybuses 1, 2, 5, 8, 4, 11, underground line 1

Faculty of Education
1504 Sofia, 15 Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd.
buses 9, 84, 94, 280, 306, trolleybuses 1, 2, 5, 8, 4, 11, underground line 1

Faculty of Preschool and Primary School Education
1574 Sofia, 69A Shipchenski Prohod Str.
buses 1, 3, 5 , 6, 9, 11, 75, tramway 20

Faculty of Journalism and Mass Communication
1000 Sofia, 49 Moskovska Str.
tramways 20, 22, trolleybuses 1, 2, 4, 11

Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics
1164 Sofia, 5 James Bourchier Blvd.
buses 67, 88, 94, 102, 120, tramways 10, 18

Faculty of Physics
1164 Sofia, 5 James Bourchier Blvd.
buses 67, 88, 94, 102, 120, tramways 10, 18

Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy
1164 Sofia, 1 James Bourchier Blvd.
buses 67, 88, 94, 102, 120, tramways 10, 18

Faculty of Biology
1164 Sofia, 8 Dragan Tsankov Blvd.
buses 72, 76, 204, 604, tramways 10, 12, 18, underground line 1

Faculty of Geology and Geography
1504 Sofia, 15 Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd.
buses 72, 76, 204, 604, tramways 10, 12, 18, underground line 1

Faculty of Medicine
1407 Sofia, 1 Kozyak Str.
buses 9тр, 88, 120

Faculty of Theology
1000 Sofia, 19 Sveta Nedelya Sq.
tramways 5, 8, 10, 12, 18, underground line 1

Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
1113 Sofia, 125 Tsarigradsko Shose Blvd., bl.3
buses 84, 280, tramway 20, trolleybuses 4, 5, 8, 11

Department of Language Teaching
1111 Sofia, 27 Kosta Lulchev Str.
buses 9, 72, tramway 20

Prof. Ivan Duychev Centre for Slavo-Byzantine Studies
1618 Sofia, 18 Prof. Ivan Duychev Str.
tramway 5

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