There are 3 ways to get from Trabzon to Erzurum by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Trabzon to Kars
  2. Take the train from Kars to Erzurum Doğu Ekspresİ

$12 - $14

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Taxi  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Trabzon to Erzurum 173.7 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Trabzon to Erzurum 173.7 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Trabzon to Erzurum is to bus and train which costs 70 ₺ - 90 ₺ and takes 10 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trabzon to Erzurum is to taxi which costs 550 ₺ - 700 ₺ and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The distance between Trabzon and Erzurum is 179 km. The road distance is 278 km.

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The best way to get from Trabzon to Erzurum without a car is to bus and train which takes 10 h 55 min and costs 70 ₺ - 90 ₺.

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It takes approximately 10 h 55 min to get from Trabzon to Erzurum, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trabzon to Erzurum is 278 km. It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to drive from Trabzon to Erzurum.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Erzurum. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Trabzon to Erzurum.
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  • Distance: 111.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 55 min

What companies run services between Trabzon, Turkey and Erzurum, Turkey?

There is no direct connection from Trabzon to Erzurum. However, you can take the bus to Kars then take the train to Erzurum. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Erzurum.

Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Kars to Erzurum
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Iğdırlı Tourism
Phone
90.476.228 69 01
Email
bilgi@igdirliturizm.com.tr
Website
igdirliturizm.com.tr
Bus from Trabzon to Kars
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
igdirliturizm.com.tr
Kanberoğlu Turizm
Phone
0462 325 22 83
Website
kanberoglu.com.tr
Bus from Trabzon to Kars
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
kanberoglu.com.tr
Other operators
Taxi from Trabzon to Erzurum
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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