A taxi in Sofia is usually easy to catch. These yellow canaries are literally flooding the streets.
Legitimate taxis are coloured yellow or even green these days and have an oval sticker on the windscreen and a square sticker indicating the rates in BGN and EUR on a side window. Charges are metered but make sure it is running. There is a law that a receipt should be issued from every taxi ride you take, although in practice it doesn’t happen always. The official charges are relatively cheap, charging the equivalent of 0.30-0.35 EUR per kilometer. The agreeing of flat rate fares Read more