There are 4 ways to get from Varna to Shumen by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 40 min

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

$3 - $5

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Bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Shumen

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Varna to Shumen 56.2 miles

$24 - $30

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Varna to Shumen 56.2 miles

$9 - $13

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Varna and arriving at Shumen. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Varna and arriving at Shumen. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Varna and Shumen is 81 km. The road distance is 90 km.

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The best way to get from Varna to Shumen without a car is to train which takes 1 h 40 min and costs .

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The train from Varna to Shumen takes 1 h 40 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Varna to Shumen bus services, operated by Avtogari, depart from Varna station.

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

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The best way to get from Varna to Shumen is to train which takes 1 h 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 42 min.

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Varna to Shumen bus services, operated by Avtogari, arrive at Shumen station.

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

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  • Distance: 50.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 40 min

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

Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Varna to Shumen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Alternatively, Avtogari operates a bus from Varna to Shumen every 3 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min. Five other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Varna to Shumen
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
avtogari.info
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Varna to Shumen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Union Ivkoni
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Varna to Shumen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Razgrad Municipality Bus
Website
razgrad.bg
Bus from Varna Zob to Shumen
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
razgrad.bg
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Varna to Shumen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
Other operators
Taxi from Varna to Shumen
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Varna Taxi
Phone
+359 88 466 6660

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Yes, the driving distance between Varna to Shumen is 90 km. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Varna to Shumen.

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