Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Varna to Shumen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, Union Ivkoni operates a bus from Varna to Shumen hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min. 5 other operators also service this route.