There are 9 ways to get from Milan to Varna by plane, bus, train, night bus 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 Milan Linate  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Varna (VAR) LIN - VAR

$104 - $386

Cheapest option

Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Varna (VAR) MXP - VAR

$70 - $270

7 alternative options

Bus to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Varna (VAR) BGY - VAR

$78 - $350

Bus Yubim  •  28 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Milano to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Varna

$152 - $190

Bus, train  •  29 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Milano to Sofia
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Varna 2601 / ...

$150 - $182

Bus, night bus  •  37 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari 1922
  2. Take the night bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Varna N984

$118 - $209

Train  •  39 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre Fr
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D
  4. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ruse(BG)
  5. Take the train from Ruse to Varna

$218 - $353

Bus Eurolines IT  •  42 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Shumen
  2. Take the bus from Shumen to Varna

$115 - $159

Drive  •  18 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Varna 1218.3 miles

$290 - $430

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Varna is to bus which costs 95€ - 140€ and takes 42 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Varna is to bus and fly which costs 65€ - 300€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Milan and Varna is 1507 km. The road distance is 1949.2 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Milan to Varna, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Varna. However, there are services departing from Milano and arriving at Varna via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Varna. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Varna via Venezia Mestre, Wien Hbf, Bucuresti Nord Gara A and Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Varna, Bulgaria?

Bulgaria Air, Alitalia and three other airlines fly from Milan to Varna 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to Varna via Sofia in around 28 h 30 min.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Milan Linate to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Milan Linate to Varna via Rome, Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Milan Linate to Varna via Rome, Sofia
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Varna via Rome, Sofia
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Milan Linate to Varna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Varna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Varna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Varna via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
19 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Milano to Sofia
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
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
$20
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Shumen to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
30 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Varna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Shumen to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Shumen to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Razgrad Municipality Bus
Website
razgrad.bg
Bus from Shumen to Varna Zob
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
razgrad.bg
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Shumen to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
avtogari.info

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