There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Varna by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Amsterdam  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Varna (VAR) AMS - VAR

$119 - $316

Cheapest option

Bus Transmarian  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Galaţi
  2. Take the bus from Galaţi to Varna

$20 - $90

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Varna (VAR) DUS - VAR

$182 - $405

Train, bus Maxibus Travel  •  32 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Koln Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Bucharest
  3. Take the bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale

Train, bus via Wien Hbf  •  37 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D
  4. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
  5. Take the train from Ruse - Razpredelitelna to Varna

$329 - $500

Train, bus via Wien Hbf #2  •  38 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D
  4. Take the bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale

$354 - $528

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  40 h

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

$96 - $167

Drive, train  •  25 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from München Ost to Varna

$400 - $599

Drive  •  25 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Varna 1555 miles

$370 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Varna is to bus which costs 17€ - 80€ and takes 2 days 14 h.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Varna is to fly which costs 100€ - 270€ and takes 6 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Varna. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Varna via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Varna is 1986 km. The road distance is 2488 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Varna without a car is to train and bus which takes 32 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 51 min to get from Amsterdam to Varna, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Varna bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from Amsterdam station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Varna is to fly which takes 6 h 51 min and costs 100€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 80€ - 150€ and takes 40 h.

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There is no direct flight from Amsterdam Airport to Varna Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Amsterdam to Varna bus services, operated by Biomet, arrive at Varna station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Varna.
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  • Distance: 1241.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 51 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Varna, Bulgaria?

Bulgaria Air, Austrian Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Varna every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Varna via Sofia in around 40 h.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $370
Flights from Dusseldorf to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via Milan Linate, Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Varna via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $320
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
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 Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Koln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
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 Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
19 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
22 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times 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
$19 - $35
Schedules at
travel4fun.ro
Nelmatour
Phone
+4-0743-337.546
Website
nelmatour.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
nelmatour.autogari.ro
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Sofia
Ave. Duration
36 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$280 - $360
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Amsterdam to Galaţi
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Mercado Sud
Phone
(0721) 643.210
Email
office@mercado-sud.ro
Website
mercado-sud.ro
Bus from Galaţi to Varna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $90
Schedules at
mercado-sud.ro

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Varna is 1 h ahead of Amsterdam. It is currently 7:25 AM in Amsterdam and 8:25 AM in Varna.

Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Varna is 2488 km. It takes approximately 25 h 9 min to drive from Amsterdam to Varna.

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Alitalia, Condor Flugdienst, easyJet and five other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Varna Airport.

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There are 1481+ hotels available in Varna. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€ - 11€.

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