There are 5 ways to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) 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  •  1 h

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Varna (VAR) SOF - VAR

$21 - $109

Cheapest option

Train  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Iskarsko shose to Varna 3637

$14 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus ETAP Group  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Varna

$17 - $26

Bus Avtogari  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Varna

$20 - $28

Drive  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna 326.2 miles

$50 - $80

What companies run services between Sofia Airport (SOF), Bulgaria and Varna, Bulgaria?

Bulgaria Air and Wizz Air fly from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna 3 times a day. Alternatively, ETAP Group operates a bus from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna every 3 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $26 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Varna
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including French strikes 2018: What are my alternative transport options?, Travelling Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast by boat, bus, car and train and Best ways to travel around Australia - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sofia Airport (SOF) and Varna is 372 km. The road distance is 522 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna is to train which costs $13 - $16 and takes 9 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna is to fly which takes 1 h and costs $21 - $110.

No, there is no direct bus from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna. However, there are services departing from Sofia Airport crossroad and arriving at Varna via Sofia - Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 1 h to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna, including transfers.