There are 6 ways to get from Varna to Alexandroupoli by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus Svilengrad24  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Svilengrad
  2. Take the bus from Svilengrad to Alexandroupoli

$9 - $13

5 alternative options

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Svilengrad
  2. Take the bus from Svilengrad to Alexandroupoli

$24 - $31

Bus Nishikli  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Kirklareli
  2. Take the bus from Kırklareli to Keşan
  3. Take the bus from Keşan to Alexandroupoli

$13 - $20

Train  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Varna to Stara Zagora
  2. Take the train from Stara Zagora to Dimitrovgrad 465
  3. Take the train from Dimitrovgrad to Svilengrad 493
  4. Take the train from Ορμενιο to Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι

$22 - $29

Drive  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Varna to Alexandroupoli 303.6 miles

$70 - $110

Fly, bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Istanbul (IST) VAR - IST
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Alexandroupoli

$92 - $282

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varna to Alexandroupoli is to bus which costs $9 - $13 and takes 9 h 4 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Varna to Alexandroupoli is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 6 h 8 min.

More details

The distance between Varna and Alexandroupoli is 312 km. The road distance is 485.7 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 9 h 4 min to get from Varna to Alexandroupoli, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Varna to Alexandroupoli. However, there are services departing from Varna and arriving at Alexandroupoli via Svilengrad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 4 min.

More details

What companies run services between Varna, Bulgaria and Alexandroupoli, Greece?

You can take a bus from Varna to Alexandroupoli via Svilengrad and Svilengrad in around 9 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Varna to Alexandroupoli via Stara Zagora, Dimitrovgrad, Svilengrad, and Ορμενιο in around 11 h 43 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Varna to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Stara Zagora to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Dimitrovgrad to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
bdz.bg
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Ορμενιο to Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$11 - $14
First Class
$13 - $17
Bus operators
Svilengrad24
Website
svilengrad24.info
Bus from Varna to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
svilengrad24.info
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Svilengrad to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Varna to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Varna to Kirklareli
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Kırklareli to Keşan
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Kesan to Dedeagac
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Dedeagac
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Keşan to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr

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 How to get from Florence to Rome, Want to know more about US trains? and South Korea: Travelling from Seoul to Busan - to help you get the most out of your next trip.