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Full nameBurgas
Native nameБургас
Settlement typeCity
Province (Oblast)Burgas
MayorDimitar Nikolov
Elevation98.4 ft (30 m)
Total Population(+) 197,301 (Census February 2011)
Urban (pop.)(+) 209,615
Other information
Time zoneEET (UTC+2)
- Summer (DST)EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code8000
Area code056

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Burgas ( , sometimes transliterated as Bourgas) is the second-largest city and seaside resort on the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast with a population of 197,301 inhabitants according to Census 2011. It is also the fourth-largest by population in Bulgaria, after Sofia, Plovdiv and Varna. It is the capital of Burgas Province and an important industrial, transport, cultural and tourist centre.

Surrounded by the coastal Burgas Lakes and located at the westernmost point of the Black Sea, the large Burgas Bay, Burgas has the largest and most important Bulgarian port. Today, it is a key economic, cultural and tourist centre of southeastern Bulgaria, with the Burgas Airport serving the resorts of the southern Bulgarian coast.

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