Bulgaria Air, the national air carrier of the Republic of Bulgaria, is based in Sofia, Bulgaria's capital. The main base of this airline is in Sofia Airport. It operates flights to 21 countries in Europe, Asia, Africa, and Middle East. LZB is the three-letter ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization) code of this airline, while FB is its two-letter code registered for IATA (International Air Transport Association).

Where Do They Fly?

This company operates scheduled flights to major destinations in Europe, Africa, Asia, and Middle East. In Africa, it has flights flying in and from Libya. In Asia, it travels to Israel and Lebanon. In Europe, Bulgaria Air has flights in Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Romania, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, and England.


As of the moment, there is currently no available information about online check-in for this airline. Check-in time rules vary in different airports, but the recommended time that should be allotted for check-in is at least two hours before the flight schedule. This is to make room for security checks or any possible obstacle that you may encounter during check-in time. To save time and energy, it is advisable to inquire in advance for the size of cabin baggage and the objects that may not be included inside.


For the business class, passengers are allowed to check in up to 66 lbs of baggage, while those traveling in the economy class are allowed 44 lbs of baggage check in. When it comes to carry-on allowance, a passenger is allowed to carry one piece of baggage weighing not more than 22 lbs and not exceeding the allowed dimensions of 45 inches or 115 centimeters. If you exceed in the baggage allowance, you will be charged 7 Euros) per kg for flights to Amsterdam, Berlin, Brussels, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, London, Paris, Stockholm and Tel Aviv. A charge of 9 Euros per kg for travel to Madrid,Lisbon and Barcelona while 5 Euros per kg for travel to Rome, Zurich, Vienna and Milan,and 4 Euros per kg for travel to Moscow and Prague.


The price of an infant's ticket under two years of age is 10% of the airfare of the adult. The infant must be accompanied by an adult and is not entitled to a seat, so it is not necessary to make a seat reservation for an infant. If you have further inquiries or concerns about bringing your infant with you in your flight, do not hesitate to contact the airline staff. They will be more than happy to assist you and your baby in any way they can.


Children between the ages of two to 12 years old accompanied by an adult are entitled to up to 67% of discount and may have his or her own seat. Minors between five and 16 years of age who are unaccompanied by an adult may take advantage of the unaccompanied minor service at the request of their parents for a fee to cover expenses levied to Bulgaria Air by handling agents and airports. Get in touch with the airline to get to know more details about this service.


As for the pets, you need to advise the airline in advance that you are bringing a pet with you. Get in touch with the airline's call center (mentioned in the initial part of this article) to inquire about which flights allow pets, what pets are allowed and how they are going to be accommodated, as these rules vary according to flights and destinations. You can be assured though that the airline has the best interest of your pets in mind and that you do not have to worry about them if they are allowed to fly with you on a flight with Bulgaria Air.

Frequent Flyer Program

The Frequent Flyer program of Bulgaria Air is FlyFB Bonus Points. Bulgaria Air values loyal customers highly, and so it offers this program to reward them. Passengers can exchange collected points accumulated through travel with a wide array of prizes and privileges. Examples of these perks include free tickets for Bulgaria Air flights, facilities for confirming bookings, privileges at the airport check-in and free carriage of extra baggage. Additional offers include as much as a 35% discount for car rental in SIXT, an upgrade to business class travel and vouchers for the business lounge at the airport.

In-Flight Services

The company's mission is to offer the highest quality of air transportation services in addition to the traditional Bulgarian hospitality. On board, you can enjoy the duty free shops, airline magazine, in-flight shopping items, and the world-class service from the airline crew.

Airline Magazines

The in-flight magazine of Bulgaria Air can surely keep you company all throughout the flight and even after you land since it has over 150 pages of information that are both useful and entertaining, with topics ranging from travel, fashion, music, sport, science, politics and Bulgaria.

Airline Alliances

Bulgaria Air has code share agreements with Bulgaria Air include Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, Austrian Airlines, El Al Israel Airlines, Iberia Airlines, KLM, LOT Polish Airlines, MALEV Hungarian Airlines, United Airlines, and Virgin Atlantic.

Contact Information

This airline can be reached through its call center telephone number (+359) 2 402 04 00 or through its email callFB@air.bg. You can contact them during working hours Monday to Friday 08:00 to 22:00 local time and Saturday to Sunday 10:00 to 18:00 local time.

Its main office is situated at 1, Brussels Blvd., Sofia Airport, Sofia 1540. Fax number is (+359) 2 937 32 54 and email is office@air.bg.

You can contact their frequent flyer program through their telephone number at +359 2/ 937 3410, fax +359 2/ 937 3409 or email at FlyFB@air.bg.

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