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Duration 2 days 9h
Distance 840 km
Average price $58
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Varaždin and Sofia takes 2 days 9h and the fastest train takes 2 days 7h. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Varaždin to Sofia. 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. Varazdin
  2. Koprivnica
  3. Dugo Selo
  4. Rakovica
  5. Dimitrovgrad
  6. Sofia
23h 10m
$46 - $70

Varaždin to Sofia train times

Trains run five times a week between Varaždin and Sofia. The service departs Varaždin at 05:23 in the morning, which arrives into Sofia at 14:00. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 9h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Varaždin to Sofia. However, there are services departing from Varazdin and arriving at Sofia via Koprivnica, Dugo Selo, Beograd centar, Rakovica and Dimitrovgrad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 10m.

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The distance between Varaždin and Sofia is 684 km. The road distance is 840 km.

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Varaždin to Sofia train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Varazdin station.

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Varaždin to Sofia train services, operated by Serbian Railways (ŽS), arrive at Sofia station.

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Sofia is 1h ahead of Varaždin. It is currently 5:51 AM in Varaždin and 6:51 AM in Sofia.

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