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There are 8 ways to get from Kiev to Varna by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Varna  •  7 h 11 min

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

$165 - $497

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Bus Chisinau Bus Station  •  30 h 21 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

$31 - $74

6 alternative options

Fly to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Boryspil (KBP) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) KBP - OTP
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Varna

$112 - $212

Bus Maximov Tours  •  25 h 34 min

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

$43 - $58

Train, bus  •  33 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Bucharest - Gara de Nord
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Constanta Ir / ...
  3. Take the bus from Constanta to Varna

$99 - $145

Train via Ruse  •  35 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Bucharest - Gara de Nord
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ruse(BG) Ir
  3. Take the train from Ruse to Varna Ir

$71 - $102

Train  •  36 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Buzau Kyiv
  2. Take the train from Buzau to Varna Ir

$71 - $101

Drive  •  14 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Kiev to Varna 656.9 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Kiev to Varna is to bus which costs 1 200 ₴ - 1 700 ₴ and takes 25 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiev to Varna is to fly which costs 4 600 ₴ - 14 000 ₴ and takes 7 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kiev station to Varna. However, there are services departing from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station and arriving at Varna via Bucuresti Nord Gara A and Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 22 min.

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The distance between Kiev and Varna is 829 km. The road distance is 1051.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kiev to Varna without a car is to bus which takes 25 h 34 min and costs 1 200 ₴ - 1 700 ₴.

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Kiev to Varna, including transfers.

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Kiev to Varna train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station.

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The best way to get from Kiev to Varna is to fly which takes 7 h 11 min and costs 4 600 ₴ - 14 000 ₴. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1 200 ₴ - 1 700 ₴ and takes 25 h 34 min, you could also train, which costs 2 000 ₴ - 2 900 ₴ and takes 35 h 22 min.

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There is no direct flight from Boryspil Airport to Varna Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Kiev to Varna train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), arrive at Varna station.

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Map of how to get from Kiev to Varna.
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  • Distance: 518 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

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

Turkish Airlines, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Kiev to Varna 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kiev to Varna via Demiivska, Kiev Central Bus Station, Odessa Kolontaivska, and Odessa Central Bus in around 25 h 34 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Boryspil to Varna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Boryspil to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Boryspil to Varna via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Boryspil to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Boryspil to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $300
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Boryspil to Varna via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Boryspil to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $170
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Boryspil to Bucharest Otopeni via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $360
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Bucharest - Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
26 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Buzau
Ave. Duration
24 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Constanta
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ruse(BG)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Buzau to Varna
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Varna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Maximov Tours
Phone
+380930004636
Email
maxtours1991@gmail.com
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Odessa Central Bus to Varna
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Doris
Website
doris-ua.com
Bus from Odessa Central Bus to Varna
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
doris-ua.com
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Kiev Central Bus Station to Chişinău
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
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 - $6
Schedules at
autogara.md
Bus from Cimișlia to Varna
Ave. Duration
13 h 34 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Schedules at
autogara.md
Mercado Sud
Phone
(0721) 643.210
Email
office@mercado-sud.ro
Website
mercado-sud.ro
Bus from Constanta to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
mercado-sud.ro

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Yes, the driving distance between Kiev to Varna is 1051 km. It takes approximately 14 h 12 min to drive from Kiev to Varna.

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Bulgaria Air, SunExpress Deutschland, Wizz Air and three other airlines offer flights from Boryspil Airport to Varna Airport.

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There are 1202+ hotels available in Varna. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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