Directions from Venice to Bulgaria

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Venice to Varna  •  6 h 42 min

  1. VCE - VAR

$105 - $388

Cheapest option

Train to Bologna, fly to Sofia  •  6 h 40 min

  1. BLQ - SOF

$54 - $245

6 alternative options

Fly Venice to Sofia  •  6 h 59 min

  1. VCE - SOF

$80 - $326

Fly Venice Treviso to Sofia, line 1 subway  •  5 h 22 min

  1. TSF - SOF

$60 - $170

Bus Georg  •  18 h 7 min

$143 - $180

Bus Yubim  •  18 h 51 min

$132 - $190

Train, bus  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Rv
  2. Florentia Bus

$57 - $90

Drive  •  11 h 29 min

  1. 723 miles

$170 - $260

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Bulgaria?

Austrian Airlines, Turkish Airlines and 11 other airlines fly from Venice to Varna 5 times a day. Alternatively, Georg operates a bus from Venice to Sofia 5 times a week. Tickets cost $140 - $180 and the journey takes 18 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Venice to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Bologna to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Venice to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Bologna to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Venice to Varna via Rome, Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Venice to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Varna via Rome, Sofia
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Venice to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $4,000
Flights from Venice to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Venice to Sofia via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Venice to Varna via Oslo
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Venice to Varna via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Venice to Varna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Venice to Sofia via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $4,000
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Venice to Sofia via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Venice to Sofia via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bologna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$18 - $140
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Trenitalia
Bus operators
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Venezia to Sofia
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Venezia Mestre Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
17 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trieste Station to Sofia Serdika
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
atvo.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Venice and Bulgaria is 1096 km. The road distance is 1157 km.

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Bulgaria is to train and bus which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 19 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Venice to Bulgaria is to fly and line 1 subway which takes 5 h 22 min and costs 50€ - 150€.

It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Venice to Bulgaria, including transfers.