There are 8 ways to get from Kiev to Varna by plane, bus, 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 Kiev to Varna  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Kiev (KBP) to Varna (VAR) KBP - VAR

$165 - $497

Cheapest option

Bus Chisinau Bus Station  •  30 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiev Central Bus Station to Chişinău
  2. Take the bus from Chişinău to Cimișlia
  3. Take the bus from Cimișlia to Varna

$33 - $73

6 alternative options

Fly Kiev Zhulhany to Burgas, bus  •  13 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Kiev Zhulhany (IEV) to Burgas (BOJ) IEV - BOJ
  2. Take the bus from Sarafovo to Varna

$197 - $810

Train, bus  •  26 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Izmail
  2. Take the train from Tulcea Oras to Medgidia
  3. Take the bus from Mangalia to Varna

$69 - $114

Train, bus via Kiev Pass  •  27 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Izmail
  2. Take the train from Tulcea Oras to Medgidia
  3. Take the train from Constanta to Mangalia
  4. Take the bus from Mangalia to Varna

$68 - $112

Bus Maximov Tours  •  24 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiev to Odessa Kolontaivska
  2. Take the bus from Odessa Central Bus to Varna Odessa-Varna-Sofia

$50 - $69

Train Ukrainian Railways, bus  •  32 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Bucharest - Gara de Nord
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Varna

$78 - $109

Drive  •  14 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Kiev to Varna 656.9 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between Kiev, Ukraine and Varna, Bulgaria?

Turkish Airlines, Austrian Airlines and six other airlines fly from Kiev to Varna 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kiev to Varna via Odessa Kolontaivska and Odessa Central Bus in around 24 h 20 min.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Kiev to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Kiev to Varna via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,900
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Burgas via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Burgas via Tallinn, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Small Planet Airline
Website
smallplanet.aero
Flights from Kiev to Varna via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Burgas via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Burgas via Katowice
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Burgas via Memmingen
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Burgas via Minsk, Riga
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Kiev to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Kiev to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Kiev to Varna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Motor Sich
Website
motorsich.com
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Burgas via Zaporizhia
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$550 - $590
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Tulcea Oras to Medgidia
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Constanta to Mangalia
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Bucharest - Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
27 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
M-Bus
Phone
056 844 966
Website
mbus-bg.com
Bus from Sarafovo to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mbus-bg.com
Mercado Sud
Phone
(0721) 643.210
Email
office@mercado-sud.ro
Website
mercado-sud.ro
Bus from Mangalia to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
mercado-sud.ro
Günsel Group
Maximov Tours
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Odessa Central Bus to Varna
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Kiev Central Bus Station to Chişinău
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Chisinau Bus Station
Phone
+373 22 542-185
Email
autogara@mtc.md
Website
autogara.md
Bus from Chişinău to Cimișlia
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
autogara.md
Bus from Cimișlia to Varna
Ave. Duration
13 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
autogara.md
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Bucharest to Varna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
autogaravn.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kiev and Varna is 829 km. The road distance is 1051 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kiev to Varna is to bus which costs 850 ₴ - 2 000 ₴ and takes 30 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Kiev to Varna is to fly which takes 7 h 30 min and costs 4 300 ₴ - 13 000 ₴.

No, there is no direct bus from Kiev to Varna. However, there are services departing from Kiev and arriving at Varna via Odessa Central Bus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Kiev to Varna, including transfers.