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

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Bus Svilengrad24  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini
  2. Take the bus from Komotini to Svilengrad
  3. Take the bus from Svilengrad to Varna

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Train  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandroupoli Port to Ormenio
  2. Take the train from Svilengrad to Dimitrovgrad 492
  3. Take the train from Dimitrovgrad to Karnobat
  4. Take the train from Karnobat to Varna

$21 - $29

5 alternative options

Bus Nishikli  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Keşan
  2. Take the bus from Keşan to Kırklareli
  3. Take the bus from Kirklareli to Varna

Bus Burgas Bus  •  15 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini
  2. Take the bus from Komotini to Burgas South
  3. Take the bus from Burgas South to Varna

$58 - $74

Drive  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Alexandroupoli to Varna 302.7 miles

$70 - $110

Fly from Alexandroupolis  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Alexandroupolis (AXD) to Varna (VAR) AXD - VAR

$135 - $439

Bus to Istanbul Ataturk, fly  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Dedeagac to Istanbul Otogari
  2. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Varna (VAR) IST - VAR

$90 - $279

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No, there is no direct bus from Alexandroupoli to Varna. However, there are services departing from Alexandroupoli and arriving at Varna via Komotini and Svilengrad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

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The distance between Alexandroupoli and Varna is 312 km. The road distance is 484.3 km.

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The best way to get from Alexandroupoli to Varna without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 37 min to get from Alexandroupoli to Varna, including transfers.

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Alexandroupoli to Varna bus services, operated by KTEL Evrou, depart from Alexandroupoli station.

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The best way to get from Alexandroupoli to Varna is to bus which takes 9 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 12 h 16 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 2 min.

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There is no direct flight from Alexandroupolis Airport to Varna Airport. The quickest flight takes 11 h 45 min and has two stopovers.

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Alexandroupoli to Varna bus services, operated by Svilengrad24, arrive at Varna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alexandroupoli to Varna is 484 km. It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to drive from Alexandroupoli to Varna.

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Lufthansa, SunExpress Deutschland, Aegean Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Alexandroupolis Airport to Varna Airport.

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Map of how to get from Alexandroupoli to Varna.
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  • Distance: 195.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 37 min

What companies run services between Alexandroupoli, Greece and Varna, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Alexandroupoli to Varna via Komotini, Svilengrad, and Svilengrad in around 9 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Alexandroupoli to Varna via Ormenio, Svilengrad, Dimitrovgrad, and Karnobat in around 12 h 16 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Varna via Athens, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Varna via Athens, Istanbul Ataturk, Constanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Varna via Constanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Varna via Athens, Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Varna via Athens, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,000
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Varna via Athens, Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Alexandroupoli Port to Ormenio
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$10 - $14
First Class
$13 - $17
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Svilengrad to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Dimitrovgrad to Karnobat
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Karnobat to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
KTEL
Website
ktelbus.com
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Komotini to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
Svilengrad24
Website
svilengrad24.info
Bus from Svilengrad to Varna
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
svilengrad24.info
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Keşan
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Dedeagac to Kesan
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Keşan to Kırklareli
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Dedeagac to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Kirklareli to Varna
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Komotini to Burgas South
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr

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The best way to get from Alexandroupoli to Alexandroupolis Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs .

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