There are 5 ways to get from Kutaisi to Baku by bus, train, car or plane

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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Minibus, train  •  18 h

  1. Take the Minibus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube
  2. Take the train from Tbilisi station to Keshlya 37

$11 - $25

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Train  •  19 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Kutaisi I to Tbilisi 17
  2. Take the train from Tbilisi station to Baku 37

$9 - $27

3 alternative options

Drive  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Kutaisi to Baku 497.4 miles

$60 - $95

Minibus to Tbilisi, fly  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the Minibus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube
  2. Fly from Tbilisi (TBS) to Baku (GYD) TBS - GYD

$57 - $167

Bus to Mineralnye Vody, fly  •  14 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Kutaisi to Mineralnye Vody
  2. Fly from Mineralnye Vody (MRV) to Baku (GYD) MRV - GYD

$95 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kutaisi to Baku is to Minibus and train which costs $11 - $25 and takes 18 h.

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The quickest way to get from Kutaisi to Baku is to Minibus and fly which costs $55 - $170 and takes 8 h 51 min.

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The distance between Kutaisi and Baku is 636 km. The road distance is 795.8 km.

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It takes approximately 18 h to get from Kutaisi to Baku, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Kutaisi to Baku. However, there are services departing from Kutaisi I and arriving at Baku via Tbilisi station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 10 min.

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The nearest airport to Baku is Baku (GYD) Airport which is 16.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Ardabil (ADU) (260.8 km), Makhachkala (MCX) (329.2 km), Rasht (RAS) (340.3 km) and Aktau (SCO) (399.7 km).

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Map of how to get from Kutaisi to Baku.
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  • Distance: 397.8 miles
  • Duration: 18 h

What companies run services between Kutaisi, Georgia and Baku, Azerbaijan?

You can take a train from Kutaisi to Baku via Tbilisi and Tbilisi station in around 19 h 10 min.

Airlines
Azerbaijan Airlines
Website
azal.az
Flights from Tbilisi to Baku
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Flights from Mineralnye Vody to Baku
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Baku
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Train operators
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Tbilisi station to Keshlya
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Schedules at
ady.az
Book at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$6 - $14
2nd class (coupe)
$8 - $20
1st class
$35
Train from Tbilisi station to Baku
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Schedules at
ady.az
Book at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$6 - $14
2nd class (coupe)
$8 - $20
1st class
$35
Georgian Railway
Phone
+995 32 2199010
Website
railway.ge
Train from Kutaisi I to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
railway.ge
Book at
tickets.railway.ge
Standard
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Minibus
Bus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
MiminoTrans Ge
Bus from Kutaisi to Mineralnye Vody
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
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