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There are 5 ways to get from Varna to Batumi by bus, car ferry, car or plane

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Bus  •  30 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Burgas South
  2. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Hopa

$51 - $65

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Carferry, Minibus  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the carferry from Varna to P’ot’i
  2. Take the Minibus from Poti to Batumi

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Burgas South
  2. Take the car ferry from Burgas to Batumi Burgas

$170 - $171

Drive  •  22 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Varna to Batumi 1081.6 miles

$170 - $250

Fly  •  18 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Batumi (BUS) VAR - BUS

$203 - $653

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The cheapest way to get from Varna to Batumi is to bus which costs $50 - $65 and takes 30 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Varna to Batumi is to fly which costs $200 - $700 and takes 18 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Varna to Batumi. However, there are services departing from Varna and arriving at Batumi via Burgas South, Istanbul Otogari and Hopa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 13 min.

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The distance between Varna and Batumi is 1138 km. The road distance is 1730.5 km.

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The best way to get from Varna to Batumi without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 13 min and costs $50 - $65.

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It takes approximately 30 h 13 min to get from Varna to Batumi, including transfers.

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Varna to Batumi bus services, operated by Burgas Bus, depart from Varna station.

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The best way to get from Varna to Batumi is to bus which takes 30 h 13 min and costs $50 - $65. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $200 - $700 and takes 18 h 12 min.

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There is no direct flight from Varna Airport to Batumi Airport. The quickest flight takes 22 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Varna to Batumi bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, arrive at Hopa station.

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Map of how to get from Varna to Batumi.
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  • Distance: 711.3 miles
  • Duration: 30 h 13 min

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

You can take a bus from Varna to Batumi via Burgas South, Istanbul, Istanbul Otogari, and Hopa in around 30 h 13 min. Alternatively, Turkish Airlines, Bulgaria Air and five other airlines fly from Varna to Batumi 3 times a day.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Batumi via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
22 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Varna to Batumi via Constanta, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
23 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Varna to Batumi via Sofia, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Varna to Batumi via Stuttgart, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Georgian Airways
Website
georgian-airways.com
Flights from Varna to Batumi via Istanbul Ataturk, Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Varna to Batumi via Tel Aviv, Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $460
Ural Airlines
Website
uralairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Batumi via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Bus operators
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Varna to Burgas South
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Hopa
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Minibus
Bus from Poti to Batumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Ferry operators
Ferrysped
Car ferry from Varna to P’ot’i
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
navbul.com
Black Sea Ferry Services
Phone
359 56 871 628
Email
DDrajev@portbulgariawest.com
Website
pbm.bg
Car ferry from Burgas to Batumi
Ave. Duration
2 days 9 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$161
Schedules at
pbm.bg
Adult passenger
$161
Personal Car
$518
Motorcycle
$173
Child ticket
$81

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Batumi is 2 h ahead of Varna. It is currently 7:16 AM in Varna and 9:16 AM in Batumi.

Yes, the driving distance between Varna to Batumi is 1731 km. It takes approximately 22 h 56 min to drive from Varna to Batumi.

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Bulgaria Air, S7 Airlines, Ural Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Varna Airport to Batumi Airport.

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There are 7282+ hotels available in Batumi. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Varna to Varna Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $2 - $4.

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