There are 9 ways to get from Varna to Amsterdam by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h 17m

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) VAR - AMS

111€ - 569€

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Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  6h 48m

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) VAR - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

97€ - 416€

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Bus and ferry, train  •  35h 38m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Varna to Prague
  2. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Berlin Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ic

226€ - 287€

Bus and ferry, bus  •  37h 14m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Varna to Prague
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N67

150€ - 165€

Train  •  38h 1m

  1. Take the train from Varna to Ruse - Tovarna Re
  2. Take the train from Ruse to Videle
  3. Take the train from Videle to Budapest-Keleti Ir
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Rj
  5. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

154€ - 245€

Bus, train  •  45h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Varna Central Bus Station to Duisburg Mercatorstrasse Varna - Dortmund / ...
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

146€ - 199€

Bus  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Bucuresti - Autogara Rahova
  2. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Amsterdam, Sloterdijk 522

116€ - 170€

Drive, car train  •  31h 29m

  1. Drive from Varna to Villach
  2. Take the car train from Villach to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Drive from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam

250€ - 408€

Drive  •  25h 18m

  1. Drive from Varna to Amsterdam 2653 km

370€ - 550€

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The cheapest way to get from Varna to Amsterdam is to bus which costs $120 - $190 and takes 2 days 6h.

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The quickest way to get from Varna to Amsterdam is to fly which costs $120 - $650 and takes 5h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Varna to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Varna and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk via Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Varna to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Varna and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Ruse, Videle, Budapest-Keleti and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 1m.

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The distance between Varna and Amsterdam is 1986 km. The road distance is 2653 km.

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The best way to get from Varna to Amsterdam without a car is to bus and ferry and train which takes 35h 38m and costs $240 - $320.

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It takes approximately 5h 17m to get from Varna to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Varna to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Balkan Horn, depart from Varna station.

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Varna to Amsterdam train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), depart from Varna station.

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The best way to get from Varna to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 5h 17m and costs $120 - $650. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $160 - $270 and takes 38h 1m, you could also bus, which costs $120 - $190 and takes 2 days 6h.

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  • Distance: 1986 km
  • Duration: 5h 17m

What companies run services between Varna, Bulgaria and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Bulgaria Air, Austrian Airlines and 12 other airlines fly from Varna to Amsterdam every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Varna to Amsterdam via Ruse - Tovarna, Ruse, Videle, Budapest-Keleti, and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 38h 1m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Varna to Amsterdam Schiphol via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 1500€
Flights from Varna to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 480€
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Amsterdam Schiphol via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Flights from Varna to Dusseldorf via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Varna to Amsterdam Schiphol via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 1100€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Varna to Amsterdam Schiphol via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 220€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Varna to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
50€ - 270€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Varna to Amsterdam Schiphol via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 220€
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Varna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 290€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 27€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
16€ - 20€
Business
22€ - 27€
1st Class
23€ - 27€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Varna to Ruse - Tovarna
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
5€ - 7€
1st Class
6€ - 8€
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Ruse to Videle
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1€ - 7€
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
1€ - 3€
1st Class
6€ - 7€
Train from Videle to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
17€ - 22€
1st Class
45€ - 51€
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Villach to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
55€ - 120€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Passenger
59€
Motorcycle
99€
Vehicle
109€
Bus operators
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Varna to Prague
Ave. Duration
22h 39m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
110€
Website
Balkan Horn
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Varna Central Bus Station to Duisburg Mercatorstrasse
Ave. Duration
42h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Karat-S
Orlan
Phone
+420-774.074.706
Website
orlan.autogari.ro
Bus from Varna to Bucuresti - Autogara Rahova
Ave. Duration
9h 48m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Schedules at
orlan.autogari.ro
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bucuresti to Amsterdam, Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
43h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
Eurolines FR

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There is no direct flight from Varna Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 10m and has one stopover.

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Varna to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam is 1h behind Varna. It is currently 1:12 AM in Varna and 12:12 AM in Amsterdam.

Varna to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varna to Amsterdam is 2653 km. It takes approximately 25h 18m to drive from Varna to Amsterdam.

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Bulgaria Air, Austrian Airlines, LOT and three other airlines offer flights from Varna Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2875+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Varna to Varna Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs $5 - $7.

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