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There are 7 ways to get from Varna to Kiev by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Boryspil  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Boryspil (KBP) VAR - KBP

$167 - $497

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Bus Avtoekspres  •  24 h

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Kiev

$45 - $55

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Fly to Kyiv Zhuliany  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) VAR - IEV

$104 - $374

Bus Ecolines  •  24 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Kyiv 277402

$53 - $76

Train via Ruse(BG)  •  34 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Varna to Ruse Ir
  2. Take the train from Ruse(BG) to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir
  3. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station

$71 - $104

Train  •  35 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Varna to Buzau Ir
  2. Take the train from Buzau to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station Bucharest

$71 - $103

Drive  •  14 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Varna to Kiev 656.9 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Varna to Kiev is to bus which costs $45 - $55 and takes 24 h.

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The quickest way to get from Varna to Kiev is to fly which costs $160 - $500 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Varna and arriving at Kiev. Services depart once a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 24 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Varna to Kiev station. However, there are services departing from Varna and arriving at Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station via Ruse(BG) and Bucharest - Gara de Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 31 min.

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The distance between Varna and Kiev is 829 km. The road distance is 1051.1 km.

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The best way to get from Varna to Kiev without a car is to bus which takes 24 h and costs $45 - $55.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Varna to Kiev, including transfers.

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Varna to Kiev bus services, operated by Avtoekspres, depart from Varna station.

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Varna to Kiev train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), depart from Varna station.

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The best way to get from Varna to Kiev is to fly which takes 5 h 17 min and costs $160 - $500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $55 and takes 24 h, you could also train, which costs $70 - $110 and takes 34 h 31 min.

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  • Distance: 518 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

What companies run services between Varna, Bulgaria and Kiev, Ukraine?

Turkish Airlines, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines fly from Varna to Kiev twice daily. Alternatively, Avtoekspres operates a bus from Varna to Kiev once a week. Tickets cost $45 - $55 and the journey takes 24 h.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Varna to Kyiv Zhuliany via Larnaca
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Varna to Kyiv Zhuliany via Hannover
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Varna to Kyiv Zhuliany via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Varna to Kyiv Zhuliany via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Varna to Boryspil via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Varna to Boryspil via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Boryspil via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Varna to Boryspil via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Varna to Ruse
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse(BG) to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Varna to Buzau
Ave. Duration
10 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
bdz.bg
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Buzau to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Ave. Duration
23 h 44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Varna to Kiev
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
autogaravn.com

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There is no direct flight from Varna Airport to Boryspil Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Varna to Kiev bus services, operated by Avtoekspres, arrive at Kiev station.

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Varna to Kiev train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varna to Kiev is 1051 km. It takes approximately 14 h 12 min to drive from Varna to Kiev.

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Austrian Airlines, Norwegian Air International, Edelweiss Air and two other airlines offer flights from Varna Airport to Boryspil Airport.

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There are 2605+ hotels available in Kiev. Prices start at $24 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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