There are 9 ways to get from Istanbul to Georgia by plane, bus, train 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 Istanbul to Tbilisi  •  5 h 26 min

  1. IST - TBS

$52 - $192

Cheapest option

Bus  •  28 h 4 min

$31 - $44

7 alternative options

Fly Istanbul to Batumi  •  5 h 17 min

  1. IST - BUS

$102 - $312

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Tbilisi  •  6 h 50 min

  1. SAW - TBS

$50 - $198

Fly Istanbul to Trabzon, bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. IST - TZX

$35 - $144

Bus via Ankara  •  28 h 18 min

$31 - $53

Bus MetroTurizm, train  •  28 h 55 min

  1. 859 / ...

$33 - $57

Bus Alpar Turizm, train  •  37 h 37 min

  1. 38

$57 - $110

Drive  •  21 h 57 min

  1. 1030.1 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The distance between Istanbul and Georgia is 1259 km. The road distance is 1648 km.

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Georgia is to bus which costs 140 ₺ - 220 ₺ and takes 28 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Georgia is to fly which takes 5 h 17 min and costs 490 ₺ - 1.600 ₺.

No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Georgia. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Isani via Ankara and Ortachala Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 18 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Istanbul to Georgia, including transfers.

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Georgia?

Turkish Airlines and Azerbaijan Airlines fly from Istanbul to Tbilisi 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Tbilisi via Otogar, Istanbul Otogari, Hopa, Tbilisi, and Ortachala Central Bus Station in around 28 h 4 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Istanbul to Batumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Istanbul to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Istanbul to Trabzon via Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Azerbaijan Airlines
Website
azal.az
Flights from Istanbul to Tbilisi via Baku
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Train operators
Georgian Railway
Phone
+995 32 2199010
Website
railway.ge
Train from Kobuleti to Tbilisi Central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
railway.ge
Book at
tickets.railway.ge
Standard
$7 - $9
Compartment
$8
Soft-seated
$19
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Ganja to Tbilisi station
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ady.az
Book at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$3 - $4
2nd class (coupe)
$4 - $5
Bus operators
Havas
Phone
444 0 487
Email
info@havas.net
Website
havas.com.tr
Bus from Trabzon Airport to İyidere
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
havas.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Iyidere to Batumi
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Hopa
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Hopa to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
20 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Hopa to Kobuleti
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Ganja
Ave. Duration
30 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr

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