There are 7 ways to get from Vienna to Varna by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Varna (VAR) VIE - VAR

$125 - $367

Cheapest option

EuroNight, bus  •  25 h 28 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Gara de Nord Dacia
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale

$62 - $103

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Bus Omega Group  •  23 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava 901
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Varna

$126 - $180

Bus Arda Tur  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Varna

$78

Train, bus  •  25 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D
  2. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
  3. Take the train from Ruse - Razpredelitelna to Varna

$127 - $182

Bus Eurolines HU  •  26 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Györ, Győr 902 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Györ to Varna 594

$69 - $168

Drive  •  14 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Varna 833.7 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Varna is to bus which costs 55€ - 150€ and takes 26 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Varna is to fly which costs 100€ - 320€ and takes 4 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wien and arriving at Varna. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 h 55 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Varna is 1053 km. The road distance is 1333.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Varna without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 6 min and costs 100€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Vienna to Varna, including transfers.

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Vienna to Varna bus services, operated by Arda Tur, depart from Wien station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Varna is to fly which takes 4 h 11 min and costs 100€ - 320€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 160€ and takes 23 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Varna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Vienna to Varna bus services, operated by Arda Tur, arrive at Varna station.

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  • Distance: 657.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Varna, Bulgaria?

Austrian Airlines, Wizz Air and Bulgaria Air fly from Vienna to Varna twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Varna via Flughafen Wien, Vienna Airport, Bratislava, and Bratislava in around 23 h 6 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Vienna to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
19 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
19 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Györ, Győr
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Bratislava to Varna
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
omega-group84.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Wien to Varna
Ave. Duration
23 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$78
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Nelmatour
Phone
+4-0743-337.546
Website
nelmatour.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
nelmatour.autogari.ro
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Wien Erdberg to Györ Autóbusz állomás
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Bus from Györ to Varna
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $140
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Travel4Fun
Phone
0756 98 98 98
Email
office@travel4fun.ro
Website
travel4fun.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
travel4fun.ro

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Varna is 1 h ahead of Vienna. It is currently 3:17 PM in Vienna and 4:17 PM in Varna.

Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Varna is 1334 km. It takes approximately 14 h 52 min to drive from Vienna to Varna.

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Austrian Airlines, Wizz Air and Bulgaria Air offer flights from Vienna Airport to Varna Airport.

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There are 1481+ hotels available in Varna. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 11€.

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