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There are 5 ways to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Minibus  •  4h

  1. Take the Minibus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube

$4

Cheapest option

Train  •  5h

  1. Take the train from Kutaisi I to Didube

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  2h 53m

  1. Take a taxi from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube 224.6 km

$60 - $75

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube 224.6 km

$18 - $27

Private Transfer  •  2h 58m

  1. Take a town car from Kutaisi to Tbilisi 229.2 km

$45 - $65

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Georgia due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Georgia

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Georgia from June 15.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Georgia

International flights leaving Georgia are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

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Last updated: September 22 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi is to Minibus which costs $4 and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 2h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kutaisi and arriving at Tbilisi Didube. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 4h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kutaisi I and arriving at Didube. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h.

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The distance between Kutaisi and Tbilisi is 184 km. The road distance is 224.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi without a car is to Minibus which takes 4h and costs $4.

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The Minibus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube takes 4h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Kutaisi to Tbilisi bus services, operated by , depart from Kutaisi station.

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Kutaisi to Tbilisi train services, operated by Georgian Railway, depart from Kutaisi I station.

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The best way to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi is to Minibus which takes 4h and costs $4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $2 - $7 and takes 5h.

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Map of how to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi.
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  • Distance: 184.2 km
  • Duration: 4h

What companies run services between Kutaisi, Georgia and Tbilisi, Georgia?

operates a bus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 4h. Alternatively, Georgian Railway operates a train from Kutaisi I to Didube once daily. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 5h.

Train operators
Georgian Railway
Bus operators
Minibus
Bus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Other operators
GoTrip
Website
gotrip.ge
Towncar from Kutaisi to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
gotrip.ge
Taxi from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Transfers Georgia
Phone
+995 555 44 45 59
Website
transfersgeorgia.com
TIEG
Phone
+995 431 250 437
Website
tieg-travel.ge
Shuttle Service to Kutaisi Airport Gudauri
Phone
+995 555 44 45 59
Website
kutaisi-airport-transfers.business.site

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Kutaisi to Tbilisi bus services, operated by , arrive at Tbilisi Didube station.

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Kutaisi to Tbilisi train services, operated by Georgian Railway, arrive at Didube station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kutaisi to Tbilisi is 225 km. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Kutaisi to Tbilisi.

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