There are 7 ways to get from Budapest to Rustavi 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.

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Fly from Budapest  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Tbilisi (TBS) BUD - TBS

$115 - $298

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul Otogari
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ankara
  4. Take the bus from Ankara to Tbilisi

$87 - $122

5 alternative options

Train to Vienna, fly  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Tbilisi (TBS) VIE - TBS

$181 - $431

Bus, train  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Ganja
  4. Take the train from Ganja to Rustavi-Pass 38

$131 - $230

Bus, train via Haskovo  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Ganja
  4. Take the train from Ganja to Rustavi-Pass 38

$122 - $178

Bus, train #2  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Burgas 595 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Ganja
  4. Take the train from Ganja to Rustavi-Pass 38

$140 - $250

Drive  •  35 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Rustavi 1870.7 miles

$330 - $490

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Rustavi is to bus which costs 24 000 Ft - 34 000 Ft and takes 2 days 3 h.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Rustavi is to fly which costs 31 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft and takes 8 h 31 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Rustavi is 2149 km. The road distance is 2993.1 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Rustavi without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 3 h and costs 24 000 Ft - 34 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Budapest to Rustavi, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Rustavi is to fly which takes 8 h 31 min and costs 31 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 24 000 Ft - 34 000 Ft and takes 2 days 3 h.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Tbilisi Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Rustavi is 3 h ahead of Budapest. It is currently 1:08 PM in Budapest and 3:08 PM in Rustavi.

Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Rustavi is 2993 km. It takes approximately 35 h 12 min to drive from Budapest to Rustavi.

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Austrian Airlines, Air France, KLM and seven other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Tbilisi Airport.

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  • Distance: 1343.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 31 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Rustavi, Georgia?

Turkish Airlines, LOT and 13 other airlines fly from Budapest to Rustavi hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Rustavi via Népliget M, Budapest, Plovdiv, Istanbul Otogari, Istanbul, Ankara, and Tbilisi in around 2 days 3 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Tbilisi via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Tbilisi via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Tbilisi via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Vienna to Tbilisi via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Tbilisi via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Tbilisi via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Budapest to Tbilisi via Kiev
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $430
Flights from Vienna to Tbilisi via Kiev
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Tbilisi via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $290
Flights from Vienna to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Vienna to Tbilisi via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Budapest to Tbilisi via Minsk
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $380
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Budapest to Tbilisi via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Tbilisi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Tbilisi via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $440
Georgian Airways
Website
georgian-airways.com
Flights from Vienna to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vienna to Tbilisi via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Iran Air
Website
iranair.com
Flights from Vienna to Tbilisi via Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $4,800
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Ganja to Rustavi-Pass
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
ady.az
Book at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$2 - $4
2nd class (coupe)
$4 - $5
Bus operators
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Budapest to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Bus from Budapest to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Ganja
Ave. Duration
30 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Haskovo to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Burgas to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Burgas
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Budapest to Burgas
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Schedules at
georg-bg.com

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