Current time in Bulgaria

Bulgaria

11:01 a.m.
Oct. 28, 2021

Local time in Bulgaria

The time in Bulgaria is 3 hours ahead of UTC and 7 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Bulgaria

Current time
11:01 a.m.
Daylight saving time 1 hour
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time (EEST)
Olson timezone name Europe/Sofia
Time difference 7 hours ahead of Ashburn
  3 hours ahead of UTC

Bulgaria Daylight Saving time (DST)

Bulgaria uses Daylight Savings time. In the table below you can find out when DST begins and when DST ends in Bulgaria.

DST Started 2021 March 28, 2021
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2021 Oct. 31, 2021
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2022 March 27, 2022
Forward 1 hour

Bulgaria

Bulgaria uses Eastern European Time EET and Eastern European Summer Time EEST. EET is UTC +0200 and EEST is +0300. Bulgaria's latitude and longitude is 43° 00' N and 25° 00' E . Therefore a two hours offset between EET and UTC is not surprising. It’s a relatively small country, because of this there is less than 30 minutes time difference between the sunrise in de the east and the west of the Bulgaria.

Important cities in Bulgaria

The current time in some important cities in Bulgaria is shown below.