There are 6 ways to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna by plane, bus, shuttle, car ferry or car

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Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) SAW - OTP
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Varna

$88 - $220

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Bus Burgas Bus  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas South
  2. Take the bus from Burgas South to Varna

$30 - $36

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Shuttle to Istanbul, fly to Varna  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Istanbul Taksim Square
  2. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Varna (VAR) IST - VAR

$86 - $269

Bus Nishikli  •  12 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Bariam to Varna

$40 - $41

Car ferry, bus  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Bostancı to Yenikapı
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul to Varna

$32 - $53

Drive  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna 314.5 miles

$65 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna is to bus which costs 180 ₺ - 230 ₺ and takes 10 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna is to shuttle and fly which costs 500 ₺ - 1.700 ₺ and takes 5 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna. However, there are services departing from Sabiha Gokcen and arriving at Varna via Pendik, Istanbul and Burgas South. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 57 min.

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The distance between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) and Varna is 281 km. The road distance is 503.2 km.

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The best way to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 57 min and costs 180 ₺ - 230 ₺.

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna, including transfers.

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Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna bus services, operated by Burgas Bus, depart from Istanbul station.

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The quickest flight from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna bus services, operated by Burgas Bus, arrive at Varna station.

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Varna is 1 h behind Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW). It is currently 11:13 PM in Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) and 11:13 PM in Varna.

Map of how to get from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna.
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  • Distance: 175.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 55 min

What companies run services between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW), Turkey and Varna, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna via Pendik, Pendik, Istanbul, and Burgas South in around 10 h 57 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Istanbul to Varna via Constanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
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
$30
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Havatas
Website
havatas.com
Shuttle from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Istanbul Taksim Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
havatas.com
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Istanbul to Burgas South
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Bariam to Varna
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Varna
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Varna
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Ferry operators
Istanbul Deniz Otobusleri

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Yes, the driving distance between Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna is 503 km. It takes approximately 6 h 36 min to drive from Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) to Varna.

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Pegasus Airlines offers flights from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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