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There are 5 ways to get from Prague to Varna by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Varna (VAR) PRG - VAR

$114 - $336

Cheapest option

Bus Orlan S.R.O  •  39 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Shumen
  2. Take the bus from Shumen to Varna

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Bus Omega Group  •  26 h

  1. Take the bus from Praga to Varna

$140 - $190

Train, night train  •  33 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D
  3. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ruse(BG) Ir
  4. Take the train from Ruse to Varna Ir

$142 - $218

Drive  •  17 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Varna 1011.5 miles

$180 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Varna is to bus which costs 85 Kč - 95 Kč and takes 39 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Varna is to fly which costs 2 500 Kč - 8 000 Kč and takes 8 h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Praga and arriving at Varna. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Varna. However, there are services departing from Praha hl.n. and arriving at Varna via Wien Hbf, Bucuresti Nord Gara A and Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 1 min.

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The distance between Prague and Varna is 1279 km. The road distance is 1618.4 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Varna without a car is to bus which takes 26 h and costs 3 100 Kč - 4 300 Kč.

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It takes approximately 8 h to get from Prague to Varna, including transfers.

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Prague to Varna bus services, operated by Omega Group, depart from Praga station.

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Prague to Varna train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Varna is to fly which takes 8 h and costs 2 500 Kč - 8 000 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 3 100 Kč - 4 300 Kč and takes 26 h.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Varna.
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  • Distance: 799.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Varna, Bulgaria?

Bulgaria Air, Norwegian Air Shuttle and 15 other airlines fly from Prague to Varna every 4 hours. Alternatively, Omega Group operates a bus from Prague to Varna once daily. Tickets cost $140 - $190 and the journey takes 26 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Prague to Varna via Rome, Sofia
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Prague to Varna via Belgrade, Sofia
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Prague to Varna via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Prague to Varna via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Prague to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Prague to Varna via Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Prague to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
cd.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
regiojet.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
Night train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
19 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Praga to Varna
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Schedules at
omega-group84.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Prague to Varna
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$78
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus from Prague to Varna
Ave. Duration
27 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
Orlan S.R.O
Phone
+420/ 222 314 182
Email
office@orlan.cz
Website
orlan.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Shumen
Ave. Duration
37 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
orlan.cz
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

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There is no direct flight from Prague Airport to Varna Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Prague to Varna bus services, operated by Omega Group, arrive at Varna station.

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Varna is 1 h ahead of Prague. It is currently 9:36 PM in Prague and 10:36 PM in Varna.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Varna is 1618 km. It takes approximately 17 h 28 min to drive from Prague to Varna.

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Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, Wizz Air and six other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Varna Airport.

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There are 1204+ hotels available in Varna. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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