There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Varna by plane, train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Frankfurt  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Varna (VAR) FRA - VAR

$109 - $261

Cheapest option

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  34 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale

$97 - $144

5 alternative options

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Varna (VAR) CGN - VAR

$134 - $354

Train, bus  •  27 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex
  3. Take the bus from Bratislava to Varna

$221 - $319

Train, night train  •  33 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Videle
  3. Take the night train from Videle to Ruse
  4. Take the train from Ruse to Varna

$266 - $387

Bus EAAA  •  36 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Varna

$100 - $140

Drive  •  21 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Varna 1284.8 miles

$270 - $390

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Varna, Bulgaria?

Condor Flugdienst, SunExpress Deutschland and five other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Varna 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Varna via Bucharest in around 34 h 31 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$220 - $330
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Videle to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Bratislava to Varna
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Frankfurt to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
28 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Frankfurt to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
20 h 44 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
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Frankfurt to Varna
Ave. Duration
36 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
rta.government.bg

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Varna?

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Varna is 1649 km. The road distance is 2056 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Varna?

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Varna is to bus which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 36 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Varna?

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Varna is to fly which takes 4 h 50 min and costs 85€ - 220€.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt am Main and Varna?

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Varna. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Varna via Budapest-Keleti, Videle and Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 41 min.

Is there a direct bus between Frankfurt am Main and Varna?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Varna. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt am Main to Varna?

It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Varna, including transfers.