There are 4 ways to get from Tbilisi to Erzurum by 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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Train  •  18 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Tbilisi Central station to Bayandur 201 / ...
  2. Take the train from Akyaka to Kars
  3. Take the train from Kars to Erzurum

$60 - $99

3 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Tbilisi to Erzurum 347.1 miles

$70 - $110

Fly from Tbilisi  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Tbilisi (TBS) to Erzurum (ERZ) TBS - ERZ

$114 - $416

Train, drive to Kars, fly  •  18 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Tbilisi Central station to Aghin
  2. Drive from Aghin to Kars
  3. Fly from Kars (KSY) to Erzurum (ERZ) KSY - ERZ

$183 - $491

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The cheapest way to get from Tbilisi to Erzurum is to train which costs $60 - $100 and takes 18 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tbilisi to Erzurum is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The distance between Tbilisi and Erzurum is 358 km. The road distance is 555.3 km.

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It takes approximately 18 h 45 min to get from Tbilisi to Erzurum, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Tbilisi to Erzurum without a car is to train which takes 18 h 45 min and costs $60 - $100.

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Map of how to get from Tbilisi to Erzurum.
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  • Distance: 224 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 45 min

What companies run services between Tbilisi, Georgia and Erzurum, Turkey?

You can take a train from Tbilisi to Erzurum via Bayandur, Akyaka, and Kars in around 18 h 45 min. Alternatively, Turkish Airlines, Pegasus Airlines and SunExpress fly from Tbilisi to Erzurum hourly.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Erzurum via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Tbilisi to Erzurum via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Tbilisi to Erzurum via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Tbilisi to Erzurum via Sabiha Gokcen, Ankara
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Kars to Erzurum via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Kars to Erzurum via Sabiha Gokcen, Ankara
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Kars to Erzurum via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Erzurum via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Tbilisi to Erzurum via Sabiha Gokcen, Ankara
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Kars to Erzurum via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Kars to Erzurum via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
South Caucasus Railway
Website
ukzhd.am
Train from Tbilisi Central station to Bayandur
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
Reserved seats car
$13 - $14
Extra Comfort Compartment
$23 - $25
Compartment car
$18 - $20
Sleeping car
$33 - $36
Train from Tbilisi Central station to Aghin
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
Reserved seats car
$13 - $15
Extra Comfort Compartment
$23 - $25
Compartment car
$19 - $20
Sleeping car
$34 - $36
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Akyaka to Kars
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Kars to Erzurum
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
tcdd.gov.tr

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