There are 6 ways to get from Batumi to Mestia by bus, taxi, car, plane or train

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Minibus  •  7 h

  1. Take the Minibus from Batumi to Zugdidi
  2. Take the Minibus from Zugdidi to Mestia

$17

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Minibus #2  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the Minibus from Batumi to Kutaisi
  2. Take the Minibus from Kutaisi to Mestia

$13

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Batumi to Mestia 178.9 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Batumi to Mestia 178.9 miles

$23 - $35

Bus to Kutaisi Airport, fly to Queen Tamar Airport  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Batumi Radisson Hotel to Kutaisi Airport
  2. Take the plane from Kutaisi Airport to Queen Tamar Airport

$27 - $28

Train to Kutaisi Airport, fly to Queen Tamar Airport  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Batumi to Samtredia
  2. Take the plane from Kutaisi Airport to Queen Tamar Airport

$31 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Batumi to Mestia is to Minibus which costs $14 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Batumi to Mestia is to train and fly which costs $30 - $35 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Batumi to Mestia. However, there are services departing from Batumi and arriving at Mestia via Zugdidi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h.

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The distance between Batumi and Mestia is 180 km. The road distance is 286.2 km.

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The best way to get from Batumi to Mestia without a car is to Minibus which takes 7 h and costs $18.

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It takes approximately 7 h to get from Batumi to Mestia, including transfers.

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Batumi to Mestia bus services, operated by , depart from Batumi station.

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Batumi to Mestia bus services, operated by , arrive at Mestia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Batumi to Mestia is 286 km. It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to drive from Batumi to Mestia.

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There are 307+ hotels available in Mestia. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Batumi to Mestia.
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  • Distance: 112.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h

What companies run services between Batumi, Georgia and Mestia, Georgia?

You can take a bus from Batumi to Mestia via Zugdidi in around 7 h.

Train operators
Georgian Railway
Bus operators
Minibus
Bus from Batumi to Zugdidi
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Minibus
Bus from Zugdidi to Mestia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Minibus
Bus from Batumi to Kutaisi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Minibus
Bus from Kutaisi to Mestia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Georgian Bus
Bus from Batumi Radisson Hotel to Kutaisi Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
georgianbus.com
Book at
georgianbus.com
Other operators
Vanilla sky
Website
vanillasky.ge
Plane from Kutaisi Airport to Queen Tamar Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
vanillasky.ge
Taxi from Batumi to Mestia
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
New Taxi Batumi
Phone
+995 514 20 10 10
Website
facebook.com

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