There are 5 ways to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar
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Take the Minibus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube
Take the train from Kutaisi I to Didube
Take a taxi from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube
Drive from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube
Take a town car from Kutaisi to Tbilisi
Kutaisi to Tbilisi by train
The train journey time between Kutaisi and Tbilisi is around 5h 5m and covers a distance of around 214 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 5m. Operated by Georgian Railway, the Kutaisi to Tbilisi train service departs from Kutaisi I and arrives in Didube. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Train route information
First and last trains
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Kutaisi to Tbilisi train schedules
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi is to Minibus which costs $4 and takes 4h.
The fastest way to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi is to taxi which takes 2h 53m and costs $60 - $80.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kutaisi and arriving at Tbilisi Didube. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 4h.
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 5m.
The distance between Kutaisi and Tbilisi is 184 km. The road distance is 224.6 km.
The best way to get from Kutaisi to Tbilisi without a car is to Minibus which takes 4h and costs $4.
The Minibus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube takes 4h including transfers and departs hourly.
Kutaisi to Tbilisi bus services, operated by , depart from Kutaisi station.
Kutaisi to Tbilisi train services, operated by Georgian Railway, depart from Kutaisi I station.
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 5m.
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 5m.
Train from Kutaisi I to Didube
- Ave. Duration
- 5h 5m
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $2 - $7
- Book at
- Day Coach
Bus from Kutaisi to Tbilisi Didube
- Ave. Duration
- Estimated price
- Schedules at
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More Questions & Answers
Kutaisi to Tbilisi bus services, operated by , arrive at Tbilisi Didube station.
Kutaisi to Tbilisi train services, operated by Georgian Railway, arrive at Didube station.
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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