Getting there & away
The bus station (62 860) is about 800m from the beach, and is connected to the hotels and beach by trolleybus. Minibuses from Varna (4 lv, 45 minutes) via Golden Sands (Zlatni Pyasâtsi; 2.50 lv, 20 minutes) depart every 30 minutes between 8am and 7.30pm from a spot known as Makedonia Dom. Every 15 minutes between about 8am and 7.30pm, minibuses leave from Albena for Balchik (2 lv, 20 minutes) and for Dobrich (4 lv, 45 minutes) every 20 minutes. Three or four buses a day travel between Sofia (25 lv, eight hours) and Albena.