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There are 5 ways to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly  •  1h 5m

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

$42 - $134

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Train  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the train from Iskarsko shose to Varna 3637

$14 - $15

3 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 43m

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

$19 - $29

Night bus  •  7h 58m

  1. Take the night bus from Sofia Central Bus Station to Varna Central Bus Station Sofia - V.Tarnovo - Varna 00:00 / ...

$19 - $22

Drive  •  5h 8m

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

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna is to train which costs $13 - $15 and takes 9h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna is to fly which costs $40 - $140 and takes 1h 5m.

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

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The best way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna without a car is to bus which takes 8h 43m and costs $18 - $29.

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It takes approximately 1h 5m to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna is to fly which takes 1h 5m and costs $40 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $18 - $29 and takes 8h 43m, you could also train, which costs $13 - $15 and takes 9h 2m.

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Varna Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna is 522 km. It takes approximately 5h 8m to drive from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna.

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Bulgaria Air offers flights from Sofia Airport to Varna Airport.

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There are 1257+ hotels available in Varna. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sofia Airport (SOF) to Varna.
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  • Distance: 232.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 5m

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

Bulgaria Air flies 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 6h 45m. Avtogari also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Varna
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
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
7h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Global Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Night bus from Sofia Central Bus Station to Varna Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Website
Global Biomet

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