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There are 8 ways to get from Tbilisi to Karaj by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus, drive  •  30h 31m

  1. Take the train from Tbilisi to Yerevan
  2. Take the bus from Kilikia bus station to Meghri
  3. Drive from Meghri to Tabriz
  4. Take the train from Tabriz to Karaj

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Minibus, bus  •  36h 28m

  1. Take the Minibus from Tbilisi Didube to Akhaltsikhe
  2. Take the Minibus from Akhaltsikhe to Kilikia bus station
  3. Take the bus from Kilikia bus station to Tehrān

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Train, bus  •  33h 57m

  1. Take the train from Tbilisi to Spitak
  2. Take the bus from Spitak to Kilikia bus station 403
  3. Take the bus from Kilikia bus station to Tehrān

Drive  •  13h 45m

  1. Drive from Tbilisi Ortachala bus station to Karaj 1053.6 km

Fly Tbilisi to Tehran Imam Khomeini  •  14h 35m

  1. Fly from Tbilisi (TBS) to Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) TBS - IKA

Train to Erevan, fly to Tehran Imam Khomeini  •  17h 13m

  1. Take the train from Tbilisi to Yerevan
  2. Fly from Erevan (EVN) to Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) EVN - IKA

Drive to Ardabil, fly to Tehran Mehrabad  •  11h 7m

  1. Drive from Tbilisi Ortachala bus station to Ardabil
  2. Fly from Ardabil (ADU) to Tehran Mehrabad (THR) ADU - THR

Train, bus, bus to Tabriz, fly to Tehran Mehrabad  •  21h 18m

  1. Take the train from Tbilisi to Vanadzor
  2. Take the bus from Vanadzor to Kilikia bus station
  3. Take the bus from Kilikia bus station to Tabriz Central bus terminal
  4. Fly from Tabriz (TBZ) to Tehran Mehrabad (THR) TBZ - THR

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The cheapest way to get from Tbilisi to Karaj is to Minibus and bus which costs $72 and takes 36h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Tbilisi to Karaj is to drive and fly which costs $100 - $150 and takes 11h 7m.

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The distance between Tbilisi and Karaj is 846 km. The road distance is 1053.6 km.

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The best way to get from Tbilisi to Karaj without a car is to train and bus which takes 33h 57m and costs $75 - $130.

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It takes approximately 30h 31m to get from Tbilisi to Karaj, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Tbilisi to Karaj is to Minibus and bus which takes 36h 28m and costs $72. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $100 - $290 and takes 14h 35m.

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There is no direct flight from Tbilisi Airport to Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 30m and has one stopover.

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Karaj is 30 min behind Tbilisi. It is currently 9:39 AM in Tbilisi and 9:09 AM in Karaj.

Yes, the driving distance between Tbilisi to Karaj is 1054 km. It takes approximately 13h 45m to drive from Tbilisi to Karaj.

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Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, Flydubai and Pegasus Airlines offer flights from Tbilisi Airport to Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport.

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  • Distance: 846.2 km
  • Duration: 30h 31m

What companies run services between Tbilisi, Georgia and Karaj, Iran?

You can take a bus from Tbilisi Didube to Karaj via Akhaltsikhe, Kilikia bus station, Tehrān, Bimeh Station, and Eram-e Sabz Station in around 36h 28m. Alternatively, Flydubai, Qatar Airways and three other airlines fly from Tbilisi to Karaj every 4 hours.

Airlines
Iran Airtour Airline
Website
iranairtour.ir
Flights from Tabriz to Tehran Mehrabad
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$71 - $73
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Dubai
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from Tbilisi to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Sabiha Gokcen, Ankara
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Tbilisi to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Iran Aseman
Website
iaa.ir
Flights from Ardabil to Tehran Mehrabad
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Flights from Tabriz to Tehran Mehrabad
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Mahan Air
Website
mahan.aero
Flights from Ardabil to Tehran Mehrabad
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$9 - $200
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Tehran Imam Khomeini via Doha
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Armenia Airways
Website
armeniafly.com
Flights from Erevan to Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $280
Train operators
South Caucasus Railway
Website
ukzhd.am
Train from Tbilisi to Yerevan
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $65
Schedules at
railway.am
Second Class (Coupe)
$24 - $30
First Class
$37 - $39
Third Class (Platzkart)
$16 - $20
Train from Tbilisi to Spitak
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $60
Schedules at
railway.am
Second Class (Coupe)
$20 - $25
First Class
$26 - $28
Third Class (Platzkart)
$13 - $17
Train from Tbilisi to Vanadzor
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $55
Schedules at
railway.am
Second Class (Coupe)
$19 - $24
First Class
$25 - $27
Third Class (Platzkart)
$13 - $17
Raja Rail Transportation Co.
Phone
021- 55122417
Email
info@raja.ir
Website
raja.ir
Train from Tabriz to Karaj
Ave. Duration
11h 36m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Raja Rail Transportation Co.
Bus operators
Armenia National Transport Authority
Bus from Kilikia bus station to Meghri
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
t-armenia.com
Bus from Spitak to Kilikia bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
t-armenia.com
Bus from Kilikia bus station to Tehrān
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
t-armenia.com
Bus from Vanadzor to Kilikia bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
t-armenia.com
Bus from Kilikia bus station to Tabriz Central bus terminal
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
t-armenia.com
Minibus
Bus from Tbilisi Didube to Akhaltsikhe
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Minibus
Bus from Akhaltsikhe to Kilikia bus station
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8

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The best way to get from Tbilisi to Tbilisi Airport is to line 37 bus which takes 1h and costs $1.

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