There are 3 ways to get from Rize to Baku by bus, plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus to Trabzon, fly  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Rize to Trabzon Airport
  2. Fly from Trabzon (TZX) to Baku (GYD) TZX - GYD

$163 - $423

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Bus, train  •  22 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Rize to Kobuleti
  2. Take the train from Kobuleti to Tbilisi Central station
  3. Take the train from Tbilisi station to Baku 37

$20 - $53

1 alternative option

Bus to Batumi, fly  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Rize to Batumi
  2. Fly from Batumi (BUS) to Baku (GYD) BUS - GYD

$78 - $170

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The distance between Rize and Baku is 793 km.

The best way to get from Rize to Baku without a car is to bus and train which takes 22 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 2 min to get from Rize to Baku, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Trabzon Airport to Baku Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Baku is 1 h ahead of Rize. It is currently 3:21 AM in Rize and 4:21 AM in Baku.

Air Arabia, Azerbaijan Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Trabzon Airport to Baku Airport.

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There are 1357+ hotels available in Baku. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rize to Baku.
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  • Distance: 495.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 2 min

What companies run services between Rize, Turkey and Baku, Azerbaijan?

There is no direct connection from Rize to Baku. However, you can take the bus to Trabzon Airport, take the walk to Trabzon airport, fly to Baku, take the walk to Baku Airport, then take the bus to Baku. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Batumi, take the walk to Church, take the line 10 Minibus to Batumi Airport, take the walk to Batumi airport, fly to Baku, take the walk to Baku Airport, then take the bus to Baku.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Trabzon to Baku via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Trabzon to Baku via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Trabzon to Baku via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Trabzon to Baku via Ankara, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Trabzon to Baku via Ankara, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Trabzon to Baku via Istanbul Ataturk, Ankara
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Batumi to Baku via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Azerbaijan Airlines
Website
azal.az
Flights from Batumi to Baku via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Batumi to Baku via Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Flights from Batumi to Baku via Dubai
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Trabzon to Baku via Sharjah
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,000
Train operators
Georgian Railway
Phone
+995 32 2199010
Website
railway.ge
Train from Kobuleti to Tbilisi Central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $25
Schedules at
railway.ge
Book at
tickets.railway.ge
2 Class
$11
1 Class
$16 - $25
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Tbilisi station to Baku
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Schedules at
ady.az
Book at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$6 - $14
2nd class (coupe)
$8 - $20
1st class
$35
Bus operators
Havas
Phone
444 0 487
Email
info@havas.net
Website
havas.com.tr
Bus from Rize to Trabzon Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
havas.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Rize to Batumi
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Rize to Kobuleti
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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