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

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Bus Svilengrad24  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Svilengrad

$8 - $12

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Train, night train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Varna to Stara Zagora 8632
  2. Take the night train from Stara Zagora to Edirne Bosphor Express

$11 - $12

Train, bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Varna to Stara Zagora 8632
  2. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Kapikule

$11 - $14

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Svilengrad

$18 - $23

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Varna to Edirne 214.9 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) VAR - IST
  2. Take the train from Halkalı Station to Edirne Şehir

$92 - $275

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No, there is no direct train from Varna to Edirne. However, there are services departing from Varna and arriving at Edirne via Stara Zagora. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 24 min.

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The distance between Varna and Edirne is 204 km. The road distance is 343.8 km.

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The best way to get from Varna to Edirne without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Varna to Edirne, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Varna Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Edirne is 1 h ahead of Varna. It is currently 2:33 AM in Varna and 2:33 AM in Edirne.

Varna to Edirne train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), arrive at Edirne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varna to Edirne is 344 km. It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to drive from Varna to Edirne.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Varna Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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  • Distance: 127.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 54 min

What companies run services between Varna, Bulgaria and Edirne, Turkey?

Svilengrad24 operates a bus from Varna to Edirne twice a week, and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Varna to Istanbul Ataturk via Constanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
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
$7 - $9
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Stara Zagora to Edirne
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Halkalı Station to Edirne Şehir
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Svilengrad24
Website
svilengrad24.info
Bus from Varna to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
svilengrad24.info
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Stara Zagora to Kapikule
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Varna to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com

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There are 38+ hotels available in Edirne. Prices start at $25 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 .

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