There are 4 ways to get from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Tbilisi (TBS) to Platov (ROV) TBS - ROV

$67 - $212

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Bus  •  22 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don

$35 - $50

2 alternative options

Minibus, bus, train  •  19 h 41 min

  1. Take the Minibus from Tbilisi Didube to Gudauri
  2. Take the bus from Gudauri to Vladikavkaz
  3. Take the train from Vladikavkaz to Kotljarevskaja
  4. Take the train from Kotljarevskaja to Rostov-Glavnyj

$38 - $70

Drive  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don 561.6 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don is to bus which costs $35 - $50 and takes 22 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don is to fly which costs $65 - $220 and takes 5 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tbilisi and arriving at Rostov-on-Don. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 17 min.

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The distance between Tbilisi and Rostov-on-Don is 733 km. The road distance is 898.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don without a car is to Minibus and bus and train which takes 19 h 41 min and costs $35 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don, including transfers.

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Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don bus services, operated by Hayreniq Tour, depart from Tbilisi station.

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The best way to get from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don is to fly which takes 5 h 18 min and costs $65 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $50 and takes 22 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Tbilisi Airport to Platov Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don bus services, operated by Hayreniq Tour, arrive at Rostov-on-Don station.

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Map of how to get from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don.
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  • Distance: 458 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

What companies run services between Tbilisi, Georgia and Rostov-on-Don, Russia?

Pobeda Airlines LLC flies from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don once daily. Alternatively, Hayreniq Tour operates a bus from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 22 h 17 min. MiminoTrans Ge also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Tbilisi to Platov
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Train operators
North Caucasus Transport
Website
skppk.ru
Train from Vladikavkaz to Kotljarevskaja
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
skppk.ru
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Kotljarevskaja to Rostov-Glavnyj
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$16 - $24
2nd Class (Kupé)
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Minibus
Bus from Tbilisi Didube to Gudauri
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Hayreniq Tour
Website
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Gudauri to Vladikavkaz
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don
Ave. Duration
22 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
MiminoTrans Ge
Bus from Tbilisi to Rostov-na-Donu
Ave. Duration
15 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
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Rostov-on-Don is 1 h behind Tbilisi. It is currently 3:30 PM in Tbilisi and 2:30 PM in Rostov-on-Don.

Yes, the driving distance between Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don is 899 km. It takes approximately 11 h 44 min to drive from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don.

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Pobeda Airlines LLC offers flights from Tbilisi Airport to Platov Airport.

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There are 1878+ hotels available in Rostov-on-Don. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tbilisi to Tbilisi Airport is to line 37 bus which takes 28 min and costs $1.

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