Passenger guide - Varna airport (VAR) 

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Varna Airport, opened in 1946, is one of the busiest in the country. It operates with seasonal flights to destinations inside Europe and the Middle East.

Official Website:
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Airlines: Aeroflot, Anda Air, ASL Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Azur Air, Belavia, BH Air, Brussels Airlines, Bul Air, Bulgaria Air, Bulgarian Air Charter, Condor, Corendon Airlines, DART Airlines, EasyJet, Enter Air, Edelweiss Air, Eurowings, Finnair, Germania, Israir Airlines, Luxair, Mahan Airlines, Mistral Air, NordStar, Nordwind Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Pegas Fly, Primera Air, Qeshm Airlines, Ryanair, S7 Airlines, Small Planet Airlines, SmartLynx Airlines, SmartWings, Sundair, SunExpress, Thomas Cook Airlines, Transavia, Travel Service, TUIfly, Turkish Airlines, Ural Airlines, Wizz Air, Yamal Airlines.
Annual passenger traffic: More than 1.6 million passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +359 5257 3323. Information counter in the central area.



The airport is located 8 km (5 miles) northwest from the city.

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There are car rental desks on the Arrivals level.

Avis (Tel +359 5250 0832 - 9:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Budget (Tel +359 899 700 005 - Mondays through Fridays from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm)
Choice Rent A Car (Tel +359 887 785 665)
Europcar (Tel +359 884 666 680 - 24 hours a day)
Hertz (Tel +359 899 855 034 - 9:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +359 5259 9490 - 9:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Top Rent-A-Car (Tel +359 7008 9050)

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The airport has a bank (Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, Saturdays from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, Sundays from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm), currency exchange bureaus and Wi-Fi access free of charge. The VIP/Business Lounge is located opposite gate 1 and opens from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm (only for international flights and with a maximum stay of 2 hours); it provides snacks, drinks, newspapers and magazines, TV, Wi-Fi, computers, air conditioning, fax, smoking lounge (access with Priority Pass or DragonPass membership, through online booking or by paying at the door - €45.00).

Food and Drinks- Coffee shops, bars and a fast food outlet in the Departures area.
Shopping- Duty-free goods in the Departures Hall, souvenirs, accessories, electronics, newspapers, tobacco.
Baggage- Trolleys available in the luggage recollection hall. Secure wrapping service in the check-in area. For enquiries about lost property, contact the baggage reclaim department (Tel +359 5257 3423).
Other Services- Baby care room, medical center, children's play area.


Bus - Line 409 from Transtriumf (Tel +359 5260 0837) travels to the city centre (20-minute journey), Dolphinarium, Grand Mall, Varna Towers, St. Konstantin, Helena and Golden Sands (around 50 min.) The bus leaves every 15 min. from in front of the terminal. More information

Taxi - Cabs from Triumf Taxi (Tel +359 5264 4444) available around the clock. The company has a desk in the Arrivals Hall. The trip to downtown Varna takes approximately 30 minutes.


There are no hotels at the airport, but the city has several accommodations, some of which provide shuttle services. Family Hotel Gran Ivan (Tel +359 5264 0351), Hotel Odessos (Tel +359 5264 0300), Golden Tulip Varna (Tel +359 5268 3000), Briz Hotel (Tel +359 5299 2365), Hotel Impala (Tel +359 5239 0911), Hotel Divesta (Tel +359 5268 4747), Splendid Hotel (Tel +359 5268 1414), Hotel Sorbona (Tel +359 887 866 033), Hotel Orbita (Tel +359 5261 0280), Hotel Briz 2 (Tel +359 5230 2263).


In front of the terminal building there is a parking lot open 24 hours a day. The first 10 minutes of stay are free. More information: Tel +359 5687 0109 / 885 406 620. Rates


There are reserved parking spaces, adapted toilets, ramps and an ambulift to board the aircraft. Passengers requiring special assistance are advised to inform their airline about their particular needs in advance.

Latest updates: December, 05, 2017
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