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

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Bus Biomet  •  8 h 45 min

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

$21 - $32

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Train  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Blagoevgrad to Sofia 5620 / ...
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Varna 2613 / ...

$16 - $19

4 alternative options

Bus Avtogari  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Blagoevgrad to Sunny beach
  2. Take the bus from Sunny Beach to Varna

$29 - $37

Bus, train  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Blagoevgrad to Sofia
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Varna 2601 / ...

$19 - $24

Drive  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Blagoevgrad to Varna 386.2 miles

$60 - $90

Bus, fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Blagoevgrad to Sofia
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Varna (VAR) SOF - VAR

$28 - $125

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The cheapest way to get from Blagoevgrad to Varna is to train which costs $16 - $19 and takes 11 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blagoevgrad to Varna is to bus and fly which costs $28 - $130 and takes 5 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blagoevgrad to Varna. However, there are services departing from Blagoevgrad and arriving at Varna via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Blagoevgrad to Varna. However, there are services departing from Blagoevgrad and arriving at Varna via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 3 min.

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The distance between Blagoevgrad and Varna is 416 km. The road distance is 617.9 km.

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The best way to get from Blagoevgrad to Varna without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 45 min and costs $21 - $35.

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It takes approximately 8 h 45 min to get from Blagoevgrad to Varna, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Blagoevgrad to Varna is to bus which takes 8 h 45 min and costs $21 - $35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $16 - $19 and takes 11 h 3 min.

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  • Distance: 260 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 45 min

What companies run services between Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria and Varna, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Blagoevgrad to Varna via Sofia in around 8 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Blagoevgrad to Varna via Sofia in around 11 h 3 min.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Blagoevgrad to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Blagoevgrad to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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
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
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Blagoevgrad to Sunny beach
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
avtogari.info
TRAVEL EKSPRES OOD
Phone
052/733162
Email
travelexpres@mail.bg
Website
travelexpresbg.com
Bus from Sunny Beach to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
travelexpresbg.com

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