You can get from Sofia to Varna by train, bus or flight.
To get from Sofia to Varna on Dec 09 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||234 miles (378 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$18 - $66|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $18 (€16) • 7 h 51 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $66 (€60) • 50 min|
|Popular travel companies||Union Ivkoni International or Bulgaria Air|
Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 234 miles (378 km) from Sofia to Varna. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Union Ivkoni International or Bulgaria Air among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Sofia to Varna.
There are 4 ways that you can travel from Sofia to Varna. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Varna from Sofia is by taking a train, which costs on average $18 (€16).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Varna:
A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Sofia to Varna costing on average $19 (€17).
Taking a train is usually $49 (€44) less than taking a flight to Varna, which costs on average $66 (€60) for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Varna from Sofia is by flight with an average travel time of 50 min.
Other travel options to Varna can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Varna by bus can take on average 6 h 15 min.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 7 h 51 min of travel time.
The distance from Sofia to Varna is approximately 234 miles (378 km).
The average frequency per day from Sofia to Varna is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Sofia and Varna as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Sofia to Varna:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Sofia to Varna with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Varna tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.
Before traveling from Sofia to Varna, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Sofia to Varna tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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