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There are 5 ways to get from Varna to Velingrad by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Varna to Stara Zagora 8632
  2. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Pazardzhik

$14 - $18

4 alternative options

Bus Biomet  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Velingrad

$21 - $27

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Velingrad

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Varna to Velingrad 297.5 miles

$45 - $70

Fly, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Sofia (SOF) VAR - SOF
  2. Take the train from Iskarsko Shose to Septemvri

$27 - $121

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The cheapest way to get from Varna to Velingrad is to train and bus which costs $13 - $19 and takes 8 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Varna to Velingrad is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Varna to Velingrad. However, there are services departing from Varna and arriving at Velingrad via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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The distance between Varna and Velingrad is 347 km. The road distance is 476 km.

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The best way to get from Varna to Velingrad without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 26 min and costs $13 - $19.

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It takes approximately 8 h 26 min to get from Varna to Velingrad, including transfers.

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Varna to Velingrad bus services, operated by Biomet, depart from Varna station.

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The quickest flight from Varna Airport to Sofia Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Varna to Velingrad bus services, operated by Avtogari, arrive at Velingrad station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varna to Velingrad is 476 km. It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to drive from Varna to Velingrad.

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  • Distance: 217 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 26 min

What companies run services between Varna, Bulgaria and Velingrad, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Varna to Velingrad via Sofia in around 9 h.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Varna to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Iskarsko Shose to Septemvri
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Pazardzhik
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Velingrad
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
avtogari.info
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Varna to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Varna to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Varna to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
karat-s.com
Patnicheski prevozi Blagoevgrad
Phone
073/88 40 09
Email
p.prevozi.blg@abv.bg
Website
pprevoziblg.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Velingrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
pprevoziblg.com

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Bulgaria Air offers flights from Varna Airport to Sofia Airport.

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There are 153+ hotels available in Velingrad. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Varna to Varna Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $2 - $4.

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