There are 3 ways to get from Bucharest to Varna by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from București to Varna

$30

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
  2. Take the train from Ruse - Razpredelitelna to Varna 9621 / ...

$11 - $14

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Varna 167.2 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Varna is to bus and train which costs $10 - $14 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Varna is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from București and arriving at Varna. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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The distance between Bucharest and Varna is 198 km. The road distance is 267.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Varna without a car is to bus which takes 4 h and costs $30.

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The bus from București to Varna takes 4 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Bucharest to Varna bus services, operated by PEGASUS GROUP Ltd., depart from București station.

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Bucharest to Varna bus services, operated by PEGASUS GROUP Ltd., arrive at Varna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Varna is 268 km. It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to drive from Bucharest to Varna.

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

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  • Distance: 124 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Varna, Bulgaria?

PEGASUS GROUP Ltd. operates a bus from Bucharest to Varna twice daily. Tickets cost $30 and the journey takes 4 h. Travel4Fun also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from București to Varna
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
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

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