There are 6 ways to get from Sukhumi to Varna by car, plane, taxi, bus, train or car ferry

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

Drive, fly  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Sukhumi to Sochi
  2. Fly from Sochi (AER) to Varna (VAR) AER - VAR

$97 - $338

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Sukhumi to Rostov-On-Don 565
  2. Take the bus from Rostov-na-Donu to Odessa
  3. Take the bus from Odessa, Pryvoz to Varna

$82 - $128

4 alternative options

Taxi, Minibus, bus  •  34 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sukhumi to Zugdidi
  2. Take the Minibus from Zugdidi to Poti
  3. Take the bus from Poti to Hopa
  4. Take the bus from Hopa to Istanbul Otogari
  5. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas South
  6. Take the bus from Burgas South to Varna

Taxi, train, bus  •  40 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sukhumi to Ingiri
  2. Take the train from Ingiri to Samtredia 869 / ...
  3. Take the train from Samtredia to Batumi
  4. Take the bus from Borçka to Istanbul Otogari
  5. Take the bus from Otogar to Yambol
  6. Take the train from Yambol to Karnobat
  7. Take the train from Karnobat to Varna

$85 - $119

Taxi, Minibus, carferry, bus  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take a taxi from Sukhumi to Zugdidi
  2. Take the Minibus from Zugdidi to Batumi
  3. Take the carferry from Batumi to Burgas
  4. Take the bus from Burgas South to Varna

$229 - $239

Drive  •  27 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Sukhumi to Varna 1254.2 miles

$200 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sukhumi to Varna is to taxi and train and bus which costs $80 - $120 and takes 40 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sukhumi to Varna is to drive and fly which costs $95 - $340 and takes 9 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sukhumi to Varna. However, there are services departing from Sukhumi and arriving at Varna via Rostov-na-Donu and Odessa, Pryvoz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 4 h.

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The distance between Sukhumi and Varna is 1060 km. The road distance is 2006.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sukhumi to Varna without a car is to taxi and Minibus and bus which takes 34 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 48 min to get from Sukhumi to Varna, including transfers.

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Sukhumi to Varna bus services, operated by Donbilet, depart from Sukhumi station.

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There is no direct flight from Sochi Airport to Varna Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Sukhumi to Varna bus services, operated by Maximov Tours, arrive at Varna station.

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Varna is 2 h behind Sukhumi. It is currently 3:00 PM in Sukhumi and 2:00 PM in Varna.

Yes, the driving distance between Sukhumi to Varna is 2007 km. It takes approximately 27 h 25 min to drive from Sukhumi to Varna.

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Wizz Air, Ural Airlines, S7 Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Sochi Airport to Varna Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sukhumi to Varna.
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  • Distance: 662.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 48 min

What companies run services between Sukhumi, Georgia and Varna, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Sukhumi to Varna via Rostov-On-Don, Rostov-na-Donu, Odessa, and Odessa, Pryvoz in around 3 days 4 h.

Airlines
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Sochi to Varna via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sochi to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Sochi to Varna via Istanbul, Constanta
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sochi to Varna via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Train operators
Georgian Railway
Phone
+995 32 2199010
Website
railway.ge
Train from Ingiri to Samtredia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
railway.ge
Book at
tickets.railway.ge
Train from Samtredia to Batumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
railway.ge
Book at
tickets.railway.ge
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Yambol to Karnobat
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Karnobat to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Minibus
Bus from Zugdidi to Poti
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Bus from Zugdidi to Batumi
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Poti to Hopa
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Hopa to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Borçka to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
20 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Otogar to Yambol
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
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
Donbilet
Bus from Sukhumi to Rostov-On-Don
Ave. Duration
17 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
donbilet.ru
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Rostov-na-Donu to Odessa
Ave. Duration
39 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Maximov Tours
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Odessa, Pryvoz to Varna
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Service Tur
Phone
+35952758585
Email
servistur@abv.bg
Website
servistur-bg.com
Bus from Odessa to Varna
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
servistur-bg.com
Ferry operators
Black Sea Ferry Services
Phone
359 56 871 628
Email
DDrajev@portbulgariawest.com
Website
pbm.bg
Car ferry from Batumi to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2 days 10 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$165
Schedules at
pbm.bg
Adult passenger
$165
Personal Car
$530
Motorcycle
$177
Child ticket
$83
Other operators
Taxi from Sukhumi to Zugdidi
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55

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