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Train Information from Sofia to Varna

distanceDistance228 miles (368 km)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day

Trains from Sofia to Varna cover the 228 miles (368 km) long journey with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Sofia, Bulgaria and Varna, Serbia allowed?

Travel between Sofia, Bulgaria and Varna, Serbia by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Serbia from Bulgaria?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Serbia from Sofia?

Conditions of entry:

  • No quarantine required
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Varna, Serbia?

All travelers in Serbia must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/23/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Sofia to Varna as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Varna, Serbia to Sofia, Bulgaria?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Varna to Sofia is: Restricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Bulgaria from Serbia?

Reentry to Bulgaria is allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Serbia

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Bulgaria from Varna?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the safety rules to follow in Sofia, Bulgaria?

The government of Bulgaria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/24/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Sofia from Varna here.

How far is Varna from Sofia by train?
The Sofia to Varna train distance is approximately 228 miles (368 km).
How many train services are there from Sofia to Varna a day?
The average number of trains departing Sofia for Varna is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Sofia
Varna
The major railway station for departures from Sofia is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your journey between Sofia and Varna.

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