There are 6 ways to get from Varna to Bansko 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 Biomet  •  9 h 15 min

$25 - $28

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 57 min

  1. 8632 / ...

$17 - $21

4 alternative options

Train  •  12 h 16 min

  1. 2612 / ...
  2. 361 / ...

$18 - $23

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  12 h 41 min

$21 - $42

Drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. 338.8 miles

$50 - $80

Fly, bus  •  6 h

  1. VAR - SOF

$30 - $125

Questions & Answers

The distance between Varna and Bansko is 394 km. The road distance is 542 km.

The cheapest way to get from Varna to Bansko is to train and bus which costs $16 - $22 and takes 9 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Varna to Bansko is to fly and bus which takes 6 h and costs $29 - $130.

No, there is no direct bus from Varna to Bansko. However, there are services departing from Varna and arriving at Bansko via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 15 min to get from Varna to Bansko, including transfers.

What companies run services between Varna, Bulgaria and Bansko, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Varna to Bansko via Sofia in around 9 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Varna to Bansko via Sofia and Blagoevgrad in around 12 h 16 min.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Varna to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Blagoevgrad
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Bansko
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Municipality of Bansko
Website
bansko.net
Bus from Sofia to Bansko
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
bansko.net
Bus from Plovdiv to Bansko
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
bansko.net
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Bansko
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Varna to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Varna to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Varna to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
karat-s.com
Patnicheski prevozi Blagoevgrad
Phone
073/88 40 09
Email
p.prevozi.blg@abv.bg
Website
pprevoziblg.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Razlog
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
pprevoziblg.com

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