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Duration 3 days 3h
Distance 1360.9 km
Average price $179
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The train between Ljubljana and Varna takes 3 days 3h. The train runs, on average, 4 times per week from Ljubljana to Varna. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Ljubljana
  2. Graz Hbf
  3. Budapest-Keleti
  4. Videle
  5. Ruse - Tovarna
  6. Varna
33h 37m
$118 - $217

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Varna. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Varna via Graz Hbf, Budapest-Keleti, Videle and Ruse - Tovarna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 37m.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Varna is 1105 km. The road distance is 1360.9 km.

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Ljubljana to Varna train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), depart from Ljubljana station.

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Ljubljana to Varna train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), arrive at Varna station.

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Varna is 1h ahead of Ljubljana. It is currently 4:22 PM in Ljubljana and 5:22 PM in Varna.

There are 292+ hotels available in Varna. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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