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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Varna (VAR) MUC - VAR

$137 - $339

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Bus  •  27 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from ZOB München, Arnulfstraße, Bezirksteil St. Paul, Stadtbezirk 02 Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt, München, OB, Bayern, 80335, Deutschland to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale

$18 - $35

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  27 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Flughafen Wien Rj
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
  3. Take the bus from Bratislava to Varna

$182 - $269

Bus, night bus  •  32 h

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari 1929
  2. Take the night bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Varna 1940

$105 - $172

Train, EuroNight  •  33 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) Wb
  3. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Keleti
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ic
  5. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ruse(BG)
  6. Take the train from Ruse to Varna

$91 - $200

Train, EuroNight, bus  •  31 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Gara de Nord
  4. Take the bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale

$132 - $214

Drive  •  18 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Varna 1167.2 miles

$240 - $360

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Munich to Varna. However, there are services departing from ZOB München, Arnulfstraße, Bezirksteil St. Paul, Stadtbezirk 02 Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt, München, OB, Bayern, 80335, Deutschland and arriving at Varna Kathedrale via Bucharest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Varna. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Varna via Salzburg Hbf, Wien Hauptbahnhof, Budapest-Keleti, Bucuresti Nord Gara A and Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 59 min.

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The distance between Munich and Varna is 1379 km. The road distance is 1867.6 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Varna without a car is to train and bus which takes 27 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Munich to Varna, including transfers.

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Munich to Varna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Munich, Munich central bus station.

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Munich to Varna train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from München Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Varna is to fly which takes 5 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 27 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Varna Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Munich to Varna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Varna station.

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  • Distance: 861.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Varna, Bulgaria?

SunExpress Deutschland, Germania and three other airlines fly from Munich to Varna once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Munich to Varna via Bucharest in around 27 h 9 min.

Airlines
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Munich to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Munich to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Munich to Varna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Munich to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2)
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hauptbahnhof Bstg 1-2
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $35
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $9
Business
$16 - $18
Premium
$26 - $35
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
19 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Bratislava to Varna
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
omega-group84.com
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from ZOB München, Arnulfstraße, Bezirksteil St. Paul, Stadtbezirk 02 Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt, München, OB, Bayern, 80335, Deutschland to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
21 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Travel4Fun
Phone
0756 98 98 98
Email
office@travel4fun.ro
Website
travel4fun.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
travel4fun.ro
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
25 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Varna
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Varna is 1 h ahead of Munich. It is currently 7:36 PM in Munich and 8:36 PM in Varna.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Varna is 1868 km. It takes approximately 18 h 21 min to drive from Munich to Varna.

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SunExpress Deutschland, Germania, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Munich Airport to Varna Airport.

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Book your Munich to Varna bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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