Directions from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don

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Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 24 min

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

$67 - $212

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Vladikavkaz
  2. Take the train from Vladikavkaz to Rostov Glavnij Express

$39 - $73

2 alternative options

Bus  •  15 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Rostov-na-Donu

$40 - $60

Drive  •  11 h 44 min

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

$70 - $110

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, MiminoTrans Ge operates a bus from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don 3 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 15 h 32 min.

Pobeda Airlines LLC
Flights from Tbilisi to Platov
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Train from Vladikavkaz to Rostov Glavnij
Ave. Duration
12 h 36 min
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$18 - $28
2nd Class (Kupé)
$29 - $45
Bus operators
MiminoTrans Ge
Bus from Tbilisi to Rostov-na-Donu
Ave. Duration
15 h 32 min
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
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Hayreniq Tour
Bus from Tbilisi to Vladikavkaz
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tbilisi and Rostov-on-Don is 733 km. The road distance is 899 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don is to bus and train which costs $35 - $75 and takes 17 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don is to fly which takes 5 h 24 min and costs $65 - $220.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tbilisi and arriving at Rostov-na-Donu. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 15 h 32 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to get from Tbilisi to Rostov-on-Don, including transfers.