There are 5 ways to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi by bus, train, taxi, 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  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the Minibus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube

$4

Cheapest option

Train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Kutaisi I to Didube 17

$3 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kutaisi to Tbilisi 144 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Kutaisi to Tbilisi 144 miles

$18 - $27

Minibus, fly  •  5 h

  1. Take the Minibus from Kutaisi to Batumi
  2. Fly from Batumi (BUS) to Tbilisi (TBS) BUS - TBS

$94 - $161

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi is to Minibus which costs $4 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi is to taxi which takes 2 h 58 min and costs $100 - $130.

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The distance between Kutaisi and Tbilisi is 184 km. The road distance is 230 km.

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The Minibus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube takes 3 h 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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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 3 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kutaisi I and arriving at Didube. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

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

operates a bus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min. Alternatively, Georgian Railway operates a train from Kutaisi to Tbilisi once daily. Tickets cost $3 - $7 and the journey takes 4 h 42 min.

Airlines
Georgian Airways
Website
georgian-airways.com
Flights from Batumi to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Train operators
Georgian Railway
Phone
+995 32 2199010
Website
railway.ge
Train from Kutaisi I to Didube
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
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
Minibus
Bus from Kutaisi to Batumi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Kutaisi to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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