There are 6 ways to get from Varna to Pleven by train, bus, taxi, 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.

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Train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Varna to Pleven 2654 / ...

$9 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus Biomet  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Veliko Tarnovo
  2. Take the bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Pleven

$9

4 alternative options

Bus Avtoekspres  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Ruse
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Pleven

$14 - $20

Taxi  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Varna to Pleven 186.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Varna to Pleven 186.4 miles

$29 - $45

Fly, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Sofia (SOF) VAR - SOF
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Pleven

$28 - $121

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The cheapest way to get from Varna to Pleven is to bus which costs $9 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Varna to Pleven is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 3 h 54 min.

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The distance between Varna and Pleven is 268 km. The road distance is 298.2 km.

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The train from Varna to Pleven takes 4 h 45 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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No, there is no direct bus from Varna to Pleven. However, there are services departing from Varna and arriving at Pleven via Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Varna and arriving at Pleven. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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

Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Varna to Pleven 5 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $11 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Varna to Pleven via Ruse in around 5 h 41 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 Pleven
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Varna to Ruse
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Varna to Ruse
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Ruse to Pleven
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Ruse to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Varna to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Patnicheski Prevozi AD.
Phone
062 / 64-09-08
Email
office@pprevozi.com
Website
pprevozi.com
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
pprevozi.com
Pleven Bus Station
Phone
+359 (0) 64 888 666
Website
avtogara.pleven.bg
Bus from Veliko Turnovo to Pleven
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtogara.pleven.bg
Other operators
Taxi from Varna to Pleven
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Varna Taxi
Phone
+359 88 466 6660

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