There are 5 ways to get from Tbilisi to Trabzon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Tbilisi Central station to Kobuleti
  2. Take the bus from Kobuleti to Trabzon

$14 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Trabzon

$9 - $14

3 alternative options

Drive  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Tbilisi to Trabzon 394.8 miles

$80 - $120

Fly from Tbilisi  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Tbilisi (TBS) to Trabzon (TZX) TBS - TZX

$122 - $453

Train, drive to Kars, fly  •  18 h 41 min

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

$181 - $519

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The cheapest way to get from Tbilisi to Trabzon is to bus which costs $9 - $14 and takes 10 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tbilisi to Trabzon is to fly which costs $120 - $460 and takes 8 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tbilisi and arriving at Trabzon. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 23 min.

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The distance between Tbilisi and Trabzon is 431 km. The road distance is 631.6 km.

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The best way to get from Tbilisi to Trabzon without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 57 min and costs $14 - $35.

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It takes approximately 9 h 57 min to get from Tbilisi to Trabzon, including transfers.

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Tbilisi to Trabzon bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, depart from Tbilisi station.

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The best way to get from Tbilisi to Trabzon is to bus which takes 10 h 23 min and costs $9 - $14. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $120 - $460 and takes 8 h 2 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tbilisi Airport to Trabzon Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Tbilisi to Trabzon bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, arrive at Trabzon station.

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Trabzon is 1 h behind Tbilisi. It is currently 4:24 AM in Tbilisi and 3:24 AM in Trabzon.

Yes, the driving distance between Tbilisi to Trabzon is 632 km. It takes approximately 9 h 6 min to drive from Tbilisi to Trabzon.

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Map of how to get from Tbilisi to Trabzon.
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  • Distance: 269.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 57 min

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

MetroTurizm operates a bus from Tbilisi to Trabzon 4 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 10 h 23 min. Alternatively, Turkish Airlines and Pegasus Airlines fly from Tbilisi to Trabzon hourly.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Trabzon via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Tbilisi to Trabzon via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Tbilisi to Trabzon via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Tbilisi to Trabzon via Sabiha Gokcen, Ankara
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Kars to Trabzon via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Kars to Trabzon via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Kars to Trabzon via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Kars to Trabzon via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Kars to Trabzon via Ankara, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Kars to Trabzon via Sabiha Gokcen, Ankara
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Kars to Trabzon via Ankara, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Trabzon via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Tbilisi to Trabzon via Sabiha Gokcen, Izmir
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Kars to Trabzon via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Kars to Trabzon via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Georgian Railway
Phone
+995 32 2199010
Website
railway.ge
Train from Tbilisi Central station to Kobuleti
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $25
Schedules at
railway.ge
Book at
tickets.railway.ge
2 Class
$11
1 Class
$16 - $25
South Caucasus Railway
Website
ukzhd.am
Train from Tbilisi Central station to Aghin
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
Reserved seats car
$14 - $15
Extra Comfort Compartment
$24 - $26
Compartment car
$19 - $21
Sleeping car
$35 - $38
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Kobuleti to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Tbilisi to Trabzon
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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