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

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Fly  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Varna (VAR) DBV - VAR

$179 - $451

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Bus, train  •  28 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  3. Take the train from Sofia to Varna

$57 - $80

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Bus, train via Herceg Novi  •  25 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi
  2. Take the bus from Herceg Novi to Kumanovo
  3. Take the bus from Kumanovo to Sofia
  4. Take the train from Sofia to Varna

$57 - $80

Bus via Sofia  •  25 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Varna

$62 - $84

Bus  •  35 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Tetovo
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Pomorie
  3. Take the bus from Pomorie to Varna

$118 - $169

Drive  •  15 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Dubrovnik to Varna 781 miles

$150 - $230

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No, there is no direct bus from Dubrovnik to Varna. However, there are services departing from Dubrovnik and arriving at Varna via Skopje and Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 25 min.

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The distance between Dubrovnik and Varna is 802 km. The road distance is 1249.6 km.

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The best way to get from Dubrovnik to Varna without a car is to bus and train which takes 25 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Dubrovnik to Varna, including transfers.

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Dubrovnik to Varna bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, depart from Dubrovnik station.

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The best way to get from Dubrovnik to Varna is to fly which takes 6 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 25 h 25 min.

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There is no direct flight from Dubrovnik Airport to Varna Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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

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Varna is 1 h ahead of Dubrovnik. It is currently 11:38 PM in Dubrovnik and 12:38 AM in Varna.

Yes, the driving distance between Dubrovnik to Varna is 1250 km. It takes approximately 15 h 24 min to drive from Dubrovnik to Varna.

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  • Distance: 501.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 54 min

What companies run services between Dubrovnik, Croatia and Varna, Bulgaria?

Turkish Airlines, Croatia Airlines and Austrian Airlines fly from Dubrovnik to Varna 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dubrovnik to Varna via Skopje and Sofia in around 25 h 25 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Varna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Dubrovnik to Varna via Istanbul Ataturk, Constanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Dubrovnik to Varna via Zagreb, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Varna via Zagreb, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Dubrovnik to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Herceg Novi to Kumanovo
Ave. Duration
9 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Dubrovnik to Skopje
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Kumanovo to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Skopje
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Tetovo
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.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
$16 - $19
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Biser Prom
Phone
02/3228603
Email
biserprom@t-home.mk
Website
biserprom.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Pomorie
Ave. Duration
17 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
biserprom.com.mk
TRAVEL EKSPRES OOD
Phone
052/733162
Email
travelexpres@mail.bg
Website
travelexpresbg.com
Bus from Pomorie to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
travelexpresbg.com

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Austrian Airlines, Croatia Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Dubrovnik Airport to Varna Airport.

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There are 1300+ hotels available in Varna. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dubrovnik to Dubrovnik Airport is to shuttle which takes 29 min and costs .

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