Due to extra security measures for the EU-Western Balkans summit in Sofia on 17 May 2018, Sofia Municipality announced today restrictions concerning transportation and circulation of vehicles in the city center on 16/17 May 2018, which may also limit the access to the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

Participants are advised to reserve additional time for their arrival and those who are traveling locally may wish to consider walking to the academy.

Those coming directly from Sofia airport could consider using the Metro line to station “Sofia University – St. Kliment Ohridski” which is located at 2-3 minutes’ walking distance from the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Details can be found here.

Participants leaving to Sofia airport from their Hotel or from the Bulgarian Academy on 16/17 May 2018 should calculate additional time in order to reach their flights.