There are 4 ways to get from Batumi to Vardzia by train, taxi 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

Train, taxi  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Batumi to Zestaponi 859
  2. Take a taxi from Zestaponi to Vardzia

$95 - $116

Cheapest option

Train, taxi via Khashuri  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Batumi to Khashuri 859
  2. Take a taxi from Khashuri to Vardzia

$66 - $90

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Batumi to Vardzia 148.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Batumi to Vardzia 148.6 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Batumi to Vardzia is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Batumi to Vardzia is to taxi which takes 4 h 39 min and costs $100 - $130.

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The distance between Batumi and Vardzia is 140 km. The road distance is 238 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Batumi to Vardzia, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Batumi, Georgia and Vardzia, Samtskhe–Javakheti, Georgia?

There is no direct connection from Batumi to Vardzia. However, you can take the train to Zestaponi then take the taxi to Vardzia. Alternatively, you can take the train to Khashuri then take the taxi to Vardzia.

Train operators
Georgian Railway
Phone
+995 32 2199010
Website
railway.ge
Train from Batumi to Zestaponi
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
railway.ge
Book at
tickets.railway.ge
Standard
$5 - $7
Train from Batumi to Khashuri
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Schedules at
railway.ge
Book at
tickets.railway.ge
Standard
$5 - $7
Compartment
$7
Soft-seated
$16
Other operators
Taxi from Zestaponi to Vardzia
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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