There are 5 ways to get from Batumi to Tbilisi by plane, train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Batumi (BUS) to Tbilisi (TBS) BUS - TBS

$90 - $142

Cheapest option

Train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Batumi to Tbilisi Central station 859

$7 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus Metro Georgia  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Batumi to Tbilisi

$9

Bus Georgian Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Batumi Radisson Hotel to Kutaisi Airport
  2. Take the bus from Kutaisi Airport to Tbilisi Freedom Square

$15

Drive  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Batumi to Tbilisi 232.3 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Batumi to Tbilisi is to train which costs $7 - $19 and takes 4 h 55 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Batumi to Tbilisi is to fly which takes 2 h 40 min and costs $90 - $150.

More details

The distance between Batumi and Tbilisi is 263 km. The road distance is 372 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Batumi to Tbilisi, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Batumi and arriving at Tbilisi. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Batumi and arriving at Tbilisi Central station. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

More details

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

Georgian Airways flies from Batumi to Tbilisi twice daily. Alternatively, Georgian Railway operates a train from Batumi to Tbilisi 3 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $19 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min.

Airlines
Georgian Airways
Website
georgian-airways.com
Flights from Batumi to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Train operators
Georgian Railway
Phone
+995 32 2199010
Website
railway.ge
Train from Batumi to Tbilisi Central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
railway.ge
Book at
tickets.railway.ge
Standard
$7 - $9
Compartment
$8
Soft-seated
$19
Bus operators
Metro Georgia
Website
geometro.ge
Bus from Batumi to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
geometro.ge
Book at
geometro.ge
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
Bus from Kutaisi Airport to Tbilisi Freedom Square
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
georgianbus.com
Book at
georgianbus.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Want to know more about US trains?, Slovenia: Getting from Ljubljana to Lake Bled and Need to know: Eurostar - to help you get the most out of your next trip.