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There are 6 ways to get from Alexandroupoli to Varna by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Svilengrad24  •  9h 37m

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

Cheapest option

Train  •  11h 49m

  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 Stara Zagora 464
  4. Take the train from Stara Zagora to Varna

$20 - $42

4 alternative options

Bus Nishikli  •  11h 38m

  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  •  15h 32m

  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 - $73

Drive  •  6h 9m

  1. Drive from Alexandroupoli to Varna 302.7 miles

$70 - $110

Fly  •  6h 7m

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

$156 - $464

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The cheapest way to get from Alexandroupoli to Varna is to train which costs 17€ - 40€ and takes 11h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Alexandroupoli to Varna is to fly which costs 130€ - 410€ and takes 6h 7m.

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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 9h 37m.

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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 9h 37m and costs .

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It takes approximately 9h 37m 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 9h 37m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs 17€ - 40€ and takes 11h 49m, you could also fly, which costs 130€ - 410€ and takes 6h 7m.

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There is no direct flight from Alexandroupolis Airport to Varna Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h and has two stopovers.

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

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

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 9h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Alexandroupoli to Varna via Ormenio, Svilengrad, Dimitrovgrad, and Stara Zagora in around 11h 49m.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Alexandroupolis to Varna via Athens, Sofia
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Alexandroupoli Port to Ormenio
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Website
trainose.gr
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Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$10 - $13
1st Class Ticket
$13 - $17
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$19 - $23
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$24 - $27
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Svilengrad to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Train from Dimitrovgrad to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Train from Stara Zagora to Varna
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
KTEL
Website
ktelbus.com
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
KTEL Serron
Phone
23210-22822
Email
ktelserres@gmail.com
Website
ktelserron.gr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelserron.gr
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Komotini to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
Svilengrad24
Website
svilengrad24.info
Bus from Svilengrad to Varna
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
svilengrad24.info
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Dedeagac to Kesan
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Keşan to Kırklareli
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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
5h
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
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Varna
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info

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

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Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air, Sky Express and Bulgaria Air offer flights from Alexandroupolis Airport to Varna Airport.

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There are 1257+ hotels available in Varna. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Alexandroupoli to Alexandroupolis Airport is to taxi which takes 7m and costs 11€ - 14€.

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