There are 6 ways to get from Bulgaria to Georgia by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Tbilisi  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Tbilisi (TBS) VAR - TBS

$184 - $374

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Bus  •  37 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul Otogari
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ankara
  3. Take the bus from Ankara to Tbilisi

$34 - $71

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Fly to Batumi  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Batumi (BUS) VAR - BUS

$174 - $804

Train, bus  •  45 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul Otogari
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Tuzluca
  4. Take the train from Kharakert to Tbilisi Central station 202 / ...

$45 - $80

Bus via Haskovo  •  39 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo to Edirne
  3. Take the bus from Edrine to Ankara
  4. Take the bus from Ankara to Tbilisi

$43 - $67

Drive  •  27 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Tbilisi 1373.4 miles

$220 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Georgia is to bus which costs $30 - $75 and takes 37 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Georgia is to fly which costs $170 - $850 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bulgaria to Georgia. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Isani via Istanbul, Ankara and Ortachala Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 51 min.

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The distance between Bulgaria and Georgia is 1529 km. The road distance is 2197.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Georgia without a car is to bus which takes 37 h 51 min and costs $30 - $75.

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Bulgaria to Georgia, including transfers.

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Bulgaria to Georgia bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, depart from Sofia station.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Georgia is to fly which takes 5 h 39 min and costs $180 - $380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $75 and takes 37 h 51 min.

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There is no direct flight from Varna Airport to Tbilisi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Bulgaria to Georgia bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, arrive at Tbilisi station.

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Map of how to get from Bulgaria to Georgia.
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  • Distance: 955.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

What companies run services between Bulgaria and Georgia?

Turkish Airlines, S7 Airlines and two other airlines fly from Varna to Tbilisi 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sofia to Tbilisi via Istanbul Otogari, Istanbul, Ankara, Tbilisi, and Ortachala Central Bus Station in around 37 h 51 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Tbilisi via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Varna to Batumi via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Varna to Tbilisi via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Georgian Airways
Website
georgian-airways.com
Flights from Varna to Tbilisi via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $370
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
South Caucasus Railway
Website
ukzhd.am
Train from Kharakert to Tbilisi Central station
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
Reserved seats car
$15 - $16
Extra Comfort Compartment
$26 - $28
Compartment car
$21 - $23
Sleeping car
$38 - $41
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
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 - $28
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Tuzluca
Ave. Duration
18 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Haskovo to Edirne
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Edrine to Ankara
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
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Georgia is 2 h ahead of Bulgaria. It is currently 2:02 PM in Bulgaria and 3:02 PM in Georgia.

Yes, the driving distance between Bulgaria to Georgia is 2197 km. It takes approximately 27 h 3 min to drive from Bulgaria to Georgia.

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Pobeda Airlines LLC, Georgian Airways, S7 Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Varna Airport to Tbilisi Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Georgia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Varna Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $2 - $4.

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