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

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  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Varna (VAR) ZAG - VAR

$147 - $320

Cheapest option

Bus ATVO S.p.A., train  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Autobusni kolodvor to Sofia Serdika Florentia Bus
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Varna 2601 / ...

$51 - $66

5 alternative options

Bus Georg  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Varna

$114 - $146

Bus Yubim, train  •  22 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb - Motel Plitvice to Sofia
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Varna 2613 / ...

$147 - $178

Bus Eurolines HU  •  27 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 976 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Varna 595

$85 - $162

Train  •  31 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Budapest-Keleti
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ruse(BG)
  4. Take the train from Ruse to Varna

$107 - $169

Drive  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Varna 822.8 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Varna is to bus and train which costs 320 kn - 420 kn and takes 20 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Varna is to fly which costs 900 kn - 2.100 kn and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The distance between Zagreb and Varna is 989 km. The road distance is 1316.5 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Zagreb to Varna, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb to Varna. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Varna via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Varna. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Varna via Budapest-Keleti, Bucuresti Nord Gara A and Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Varna, Bulgaria?

Eurowings, Turkish Airlines and four other airlines fly from Zagreb to Varna 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zagreb to Varna via Sofia in around 19 h 30 min.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Zagreb to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zagreb to Varna via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $330
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Zagreb to Varna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Zagreb to Sofia
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Union Ivkoni
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Autobusni kolodvor to Sofia Serdika
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
atvo.it
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Zagreb - Motel Plitvice to Sofia
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Varna
Ave. Duration
22 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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