There are 4 ways to get from Tbilisi to Batumi by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Tbilisi Central station to Batumi 860

$7 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus Metro Georgia  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Batumi

$9

Bus Georgian Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Tbilisi Freedom Square to Kutaisi Airport
  2. Take the bus from Kutaisi Airport to Batumi Radisson Hotel

$15

Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Tbilisi to Batumi 236.3 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tbilisi to Batumi is to train which costs $7 - $19 and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tbilisi to Batumi is to train which costs $7 - $19 and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The distance between Tbilisi and Batumi is 263 km. The road distance is 378 km.

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The train from Tbilisi Central station to Batumi takes 4 h 59 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tbilisi and arriving at Batumi. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tbilisi Central station station and arriving at Batumi. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 59 min.

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

Georgian Railway operates a train from Tbilisi to Batumi 3 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $19 and the journey takes 4 h 59 min. Alternatively, Metro Georgia operates a bus from Tbilisi to Batumi every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Train operators
Georgian Railway
Phone
+995 32 2199010
Website
railway.ge
Train from Tbilisi Central station to Batumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
railway.ge
Book at
tickets.railway.ge
Standard
$7 - $9
Compartment
$8
Soft-seated
$19
Bus operators
Metro Georgia
Website
geometro.ge
Bus from Tbilisi to Batumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
geometro.ge
Book at
geometro.ge
Georgian Bus
Bus from Tbilisi Freedom Square to Kutaisi Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
georgianbus.com
Book at
georgianbus.com
Bus from Kutaisi Airport to Batumi Radisson Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
georgianbus.com
Book at
georgianbus.com

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