Bus

Take the Alpar Turizm bus at the Varna station .

The journey takes approximately 5 h Ticket price is about €10 The travel distance is 457 km.

Carrier is Alpar Turizm.

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Get off at the Istanbul.


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Bus

Take the MetroTurizm bus at the Varna station .

The journey takes approximately 9 h 11 m. Ticket price is about €9 The travel distance is 472 km.

Carrier is MetroTurizm.

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Get off at the Istanbul Otogari.
Take the train Otogar at the station Istanbul Ulasim.

The journey takes approximately 12 m. The travel distance is 6 km.

Carrier is Istanbul Ulasim.

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Get off at the Aksaray.


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Train

Take the train Varna at the station Bulgarian Railways (BDZh).

The journey takes approximately 5 h 2 m. Ticket price is about €7 The travel distance is 329 km.

Carrier is Bulgarian Railways (BDZh).

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Get off at the Dimitrovgrad.
Take the train Dimitrovgrad at the station Bulgarian Railways (BDZh).

The journey takes approximately 6 h 49 m. Ticket price is about €7 The travel distance is 377 km.

Carrier is Bulgarian Railways (BDZh).

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Get off at the Halkali.


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Drive

In a rental car. Check this site to see which rental company offers the best deal with discounts of up to 20%.

The journey takes approximately 6 h 6 m. The travel distance is 457 km.

Get off at the Стамбул.


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Plane

Take the transport at the Varna station.

The journey takes approximately 12 m. Ticket price is about €6 The travel distance is 9 km.

Carrier is Atlas Taxi.

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Get off at the Varna Airport.
Fly out to Varna (VAR) of the Istanbul (IST) airport.

The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 m. Ticket price is about €110

Carrier is Turkish Airlines.

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🚖 Find a cheap local taxi

Get off at the Istanbul (IST).
Take the taxi at the Istanbul (IST).

The journey takes approximately 31 m. Ticket price is about €8 The travel distance is 45 km.

Carrier is Sahil Taxi.

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Get off at the Стамбул.


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The cheapest way to travel from Varna to Istanbul is by taking a Bus with an average price of €10. The journey takes approximately 5 ч.

Plane is the fastest way to travel from Varna to Istanbul. Tickets cost €124. The journey takes approximately 3 ч. 48 мин.

Varna is approximately 457 km away from Istanbul. The trip by car takes 6 h 6 m.

Yes! There is a direct bus with no transfers to this destination. The route is served by the Alpar Turizm company. Tickets cost about €10. A bus trip from Varna to Istanbul will take 5 h

The average journey time by car between Varna and Istanbul is 6 h 6 m.

What to Do in Istanbul

Istanbul

There is so much to see and do in Istanbul that it's almost impossible to fit it all into a single trip. The city has been home to successive empires and has an incredibly diverse history, making it a must-see for anyone with an interest in world history. From the ancient ruins of Troy to the stunning mosques and palaces of Sultanahmet, there's plenty of places to explore on your own or with a travel partner. With so much to see, it can be tough knowing where to start. Here are four tips for getting the most out of your Istanbul trip:
1. Take advantage of the city's free public transportation system. The buses and trams are easy to use and will take you anywhere you need to go.