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

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Train, bus  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from Varna to Plovdiv 8632 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Velingrad

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Train  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the train from Varna to Belozem 8632 / ...
  2. Take the train from Belozem to Septemvri 8626 / ...

$13 - $16

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Velingrad

Bus via Sofia  •  10h

  1. Take the bus from Varna to Sofia Varna - V.Tarnovo - Sofia 17:00 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Velingrad

$22 - $32

Drive  •  5h 3m

  1. Drive from Varna to Velingrad 297.4 miles

$45 - $70

Fly, train  •  5h 32m

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

$27 - $121

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The cheapest way to get from Varna to Velingrad is to train which costs $12 - $17 and takes 8h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Varna to Velingrad is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 5h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Varna to Velingrad. However, there are services departing from Varna and arriving at Velingrad via Plovdiv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 49m.

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The distance between Varna and Velingrad is 347 km. The road distance is 475.8 km.

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The best way to get from Varna to Velingrad without a car is to train and bus which takes 8h 29m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 29m to get from Varna to Velingrad, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Varna to Velingrad is to train which takes 8h 55m and costs $12 - $17. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9h 49m.

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The quickest flight from Varna Airport to Sofia Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Varna to Velingrad bus services, operated by Patnicheski prevozi Blagoevgrad, arrive at Velingrad station.

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Map of how to get from Varna to Velingrad.
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  • Distance: 217 miles
  • Duration: 8h 29m

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

You can take a train from Varna to Velingrad via Belozem, Septemvri, and Septemvri in around 8h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Varna to Velingrad via Plovdiv in around 9h 49m.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Varna to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $11
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Train from Varna to Belozem
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Train from Belozem to Septemvri
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Train from Iskarsko Shose to Septemvri
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Patnicheski prevozi Blagoevgrad
Phone
073/88 40 09
Email
p.prevozi.blg@abv.bg
Website
pprevoziblg.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Velingrad
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
pprevoziblg.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Varna to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Varna to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Velingrad
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
avtogari.info
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Varna to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Global Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Varna Central Bus Station to Sofia Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Website
Global Biomet
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Yes, the driving distance between Varna to Velingrad is 476 km. It takes approximately 5h 3m to drive from Varna to Velingrad.

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Bulgaria Air offers flights from Varna Airport to Sofia Airport.

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There are 161+ hotels available in Velingrad. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Varna to Varna Airport is to taxi which takes 9m and costs $2 - $4.

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