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There are 13 ways to get from Hanover to Burgas by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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Fly Hannover to Varna, shuttle  •  7h 39m

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Varna (VAR) HAJ - VAR
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Varna Airport to Burgas

$134 - $406

Cheapest option

Bus via Plovdiv  •  39h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Hannover Central Bus Station to Plovdiv Central Bus Station South Hamburg - Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Burgas West

$100 - $149

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Train, train to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, fly to Burgas  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
  2. Take the train from S Spandau Bhf to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
  3. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Burgas (BOJ) BER - BOJ

$141 - $592

Train to Bremen, fly to Burgas  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  2. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Burgas (BOJ) BRE - BOJ

$525 - $8,133

Train, train to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, fly to Varna, shuttle  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
  2. Take the train from S Spandau Bhf to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
  3. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Varna (VAR) BER - VAR
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Varna Airport to Burgas

$145 - $424

Train to Dortmund, fly to Burgas  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
  2. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Burgas (BOJ) DTM - BOJ

$116 - $569

Fly Hannover to Istanbul, bus  •  12h 23m

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Istanbul (IST) HAJ - IST
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas South

$265 - $751

Fly Hannover to Burgas  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Burgas (BOJ) HAJ - BOJ

$215 - $714

Train, bus  •  29h 9m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leipzig to Sofia
  3. Take the train from Sofia to Burgas Re

$128 - $201

Train, bus via Vienna  •  29h 49m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  2. Take the bus from Wien to Sofia
  3. Take the train from Sofia to Burgas Re

$320 - $444

Bus  •  36h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Hannover to Stara Zagora
  2. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Burgas

$122 - $153

Train, bus #2  •  37h 3m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Dresden Hbf Ic
  2. Take the bus from Dresden Bayrische Strasse to Burgas Central Bus Station West Berlin - Varna

$193 - $257

Drive  •  19h 43m

  1. Drive from Hanover to Burgas 2178.6 km

$280 - $420

Hanover to Burgas by bus

The bus journey time between Hanover and Burgas is around 46h 1m and covers a distance of around 2509 km. The fastest bus normally takes 46h 1m. Operated by Radina VIP, Union Ivkoni, Alexiev and others, the Hanover to Burgas bus service departs from Hannover and arrives in Burgas. Typically only one bus runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
46h 1m
Fastest bus time:
46h 1m
Buses per week:
1
Cheapest price:
$125
Carbon emissions:
313 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
12:30
Last bus departs at:
12:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hanover to Burgas bus schedules

Germany → Bulgaria
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International entry into Bulgaria from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Bulgaria, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Australia, Belarus, Benin, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Burkina Faso, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, China, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Georgia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Israel, Ivory Coast, Japan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, New Zealand, Niger, Nigeria, North Macedonia, Republic of the Congo, Russia, Rwanda, San Marino, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Sudan, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States, Uruguay and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Angola, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Botswana, Brazil, Burundi, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, India, Kenya, Lesotho, Libya, Malawi, Maldives, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Bulgaria from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Germany
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Angola, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Botswana, Brazil, Burundi, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, India, Kenya, Lesotho, Libya, Malawi, Maldives, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Angola, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Botswana, Brazil, Burundi, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, India, Kenya, Lesotho, Libya, Malawi, Maldives, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe

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Rules to follow in Bulgaria

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Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Bulgaria from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Burgas is 02 807 87 57.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Burgas is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Burgas is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 02 807 87 57.

Yes, entry into Germany from Bulgaria is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Hanover to Burgas is to bus which costs €100 - €130 and takes 36h 28m.

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The fastest way to get from Hanover to Burgas is to fly. Taking this option will cost €170 - €600 and takes 5h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hanover to Burgas. However, there are services departing from Hannover and arriving at Burgas via Stara Zagora. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 28m.

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The distance between Hanover and Burgas is 1719 km. The road distance is 2178.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Burgas without a car is to train and bus which takes 29h 9m and costs €100 - €170.

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It takes approximately 7h 39m to get from Hanover to Burgas, including transfers.

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Hanover to Burgas bus services, operated by Radina VIP, depart from Hannover station.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Burgas is to fly which takes 5h 26m and costs €170 - €600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €100 - €130 and takes 36h 28m.

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The quickest flight from Hannover Airport to Varna Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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Hanover to Burgas bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Burgas station.

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Map of how to get from Hanover to Burgas.
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  • Distance: 1718.9 km
  • Duration: 7h 39m

What companies run services between Hanover, Germany and Burgas, Bulgaria?

Eurowings flies from Hanover to Burgas once a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hanover to Burgas via Stara Zagora in around 36h 28m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Hannover to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Hannover to Istanbul via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Hannover to Istanbul via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Hannover to Istanbul via Kayseri
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Hannover to Istanbul via Trabzon
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Hannover to Varna
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Varna
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Flights from Dortmund to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hannover to Varna
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Hannover to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hannover to Varna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Hannover to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Sundair
Website
sundair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Burgas
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Varna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Varna
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Bremen to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $8,000
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $65
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Hanover central station to Hamm
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
Flixtrain
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from S Spandau Bhf to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S Spandau Bhf to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Bremen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Bus operators
Atlas Taxi
Phone
+359 89 345 5533
Email
info@atlastaxi.eu
Website
atlastaxi.eu
Shuttle from Varna Airport to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Book at
Atlas Taxi
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Istanbul to Burgas South
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Stara Zagora to Burgas South
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Plovdiv to Burgas West
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Leipzig to Sofia
Ave. Duration
18h 28m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Wien to Sofia
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from Hannover to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
33h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Alexiev
Phone
02/813 33 98
Email
aleksiev_91_vd@abv.bg
Website
aleksiev-91.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
aleksiev-91.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Burgas
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Racic Eurobus
Phone
+359-887-208-506
Email
racic_bg@yahoo.com
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Hannover Central Bus Station to Plovdiv Central Bus Station South
Ave. Duration
32h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
Racic Eurobus
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Plovdiv to Burgas
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
avtogari.info

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Burgas is 1h ahead of Hanover. It is currently 6:12 PM in Hanover and 7:12 PM in Burgas.

Yes, the driving distance between Hanover to Burgas is 2179 km. It takes approximately 19h 43m to drive from Hanover to Burgas.

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Wizz Air, Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Hannover Airport to Varna Airport.

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There are 93+ hotels available in Burgas. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Hannover Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs €3 - €10.

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