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

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Fly from Brussels  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Varna (VAR) BRU - VAR

$142 - $455

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Bus Maxibus Travel  •  31 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North Station to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale

$19 - $40

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Varna (VAR) DUS - VAR

$185 - $440

Fly from Charleroi  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Varna (VAR) CRL - VAR

$118 - $474

Train, bus via Wien Hbf  •  37 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D
  5. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
  6. Take the train from Ruse - Razpredelitelna to Varna

$339 - $503

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  41 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Crainhem to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale

$96 - $152

Train, bus Balkan Horn  •  43 h

  1. Take the train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Luxembourg Ic
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Varna

Drive, train  •  25 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from München Ost to Varna

$387 - $584

Drive  •  24 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Varna 1528.5 miles

$310 - $470

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Varna is to bus which costs 16€ - 30€ and takes 31 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Varna is to fly which costs 100€ - 410€ and takes 6 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Varna. However, there are services departing from Brussels-North Station and arriving at Varna Kathedrale via Bucharest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 20 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Varna is 1966 km. The road distance is 2445.6 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Varna without a car is to bus which takes 31 h 20 min and costs 16€ - 30€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to get from Brussels to Varna, including transfers.

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Brussels to Varna bus services, operated by Maxibus Travel, arrive at Brussels-North Station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Varna is to fly which takes 7 h 17 min and costs 120€ - 390€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 16€ - 30€ and takes 31 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Brussels Airport to Varna Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Brussels to Varna bus services, operated by Travel4Fun, arrive at Varna Kathedrale station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Varna.
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  • Distance: 1228.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 17 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Varna, Bulgaria?

Bulgaria Air, Turkish Airlines and three other airlines fly from Brussels to Varna 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Varna via Bucharest in around 31 h 20 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Brussels to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Brussels to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
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 Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
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)
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Brussels-North Station to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 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 - $40
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
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Brussels Crainhem to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
34 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Balkan Horn
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus from Luxembourg to Varna
Ave. Duration
38 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com

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Varna is 1 h ahead of Brussels. It is currently 6:32 PM in Brussels and 7:32 PM in Varna.

Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Varna is 2446 km. It takes approximately 24 h 45 min to drive from Brussels to Varna.

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Austrian Airlines, Wizz Air, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels 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 Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs 16€ - 18€.

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