There are 10 ways to get from Tbilisi to Zürich by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Zurich  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Tbilisi (TBS) to Zurich (ZRH) TBS - ZRH

$121 - $331

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Fly to Basel, train  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Tbilisi (TBS) to Basel (BSL) TBS - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$153 - $315

Fly to Friedrichshafen, train  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Tbilisi (TBS) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) TBS - FDH
  2. Take the train from Friedrichshafen Flughafen to Singen(Hohentwiel)
  3. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Zürich HB

$286 - $980

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  12 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Tbilisi (TBS) to Stuttgart (STR) TBS - STR
  2. Take the train from Böblingen to Zürich HB

$174 - $523

Bus via Istanbul  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Istanbul
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul to Munich
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Zurich X06 / ...

$145 - $160

Bus, train via Mineralnye Vody  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Mineralnye Vody
  2. Take the train from Mineralnie Wodi to Moskva Kasanskaja D
  3. Take the train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Innsbruck Hbf En
  4. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...

$269 - $450

Bus, train  •  3 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Vladikavkaz
  2. Take the train from Vladikavkaz to Moskva Kasanskaja D
  3. Take the train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Innsbruck Hbf En
  4. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...

$266 - $458

Bus  •  4 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Yerevan
  2. Take the bus from Yerevan to Kherson
  3. Take the bus from Kherson to Ulm Böfingen
  4. Take the bus from Ulm to Zurich 124 / ...

Train  •  5 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Tbilisi station to Bilajari 37
  2. Take the train from Bilajari to Kharkov 369
  3. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Orscha Central AVE
  4. Take the train from Orscha Central to Innsbruck Hbf En
  5. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...

$193 - $436

Drive  •  44 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Tbilisi to Zürich 2435.7 miles

$500 - $750

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No, there is no direct bus from Tbilisi to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Tbilisi and arriving at Zurich via Samandira Tesis, Istanbul and Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Tbilisi station to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Tbilisi station and arriving at Zürich HB via Bilajari, Harkov Pass, Orscha Central and Innsbruck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 days 2 h.

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The distance between Tbilisi and Zürich is 2913 km. The road distance is 3897.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tbilisi to Zürich without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 17 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 22 min to get from Tbilisi to Zürich, including transfers.

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Tbilisi to Zürich bus services, operated by Metro Georgia, depart from Tbilisi station.

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Tbilisi to Zürich train services, operated by Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY), arrive at Tbilisi station.

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The best way to get from Tbilisi to Zürich is to fly which takes 9 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 17 h, you could also train, which costs and takes 5 days 2 h.

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There is no direct flight from Tbilisi Airport to Zurich Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Tbilisi to Zürich bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Zurich station.

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  • Distance: 1820.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 22 min

What companies run services between Tbilisi, Georgia and Zürich, Switzerland?

Turkish Airlines, LOT and 13 other airlines fly from Tbilisi to Zürich hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tbilisi to Zürich via Istanbul, Samandira Tesis, Istanbul Otogari, Istanbul, Munich, and Munich, Munich central bus station in around 2 days 17 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Zurich via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Tbilisi to Basel via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $340
Flights from Tbilisi to Friedrichshafen via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Tbilisi to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Tbilisi to Basel via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Tbilisi to Friedrichshafen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $3,100
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,500
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,500
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Zurich via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Tbilisi to Basel via Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Flights from Tbilisi to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $340
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Tbilisi to Zurich via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
10 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Flights from Tbilisi to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Zurich via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tbilisi to Basel via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Zurich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $450
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Zurich via Riga
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Riga
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $390
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Zurich via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $380
El Al
Website
elal.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Zurich via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,800
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Tbilisi to Stuttgart via Bucharest Otopeni, Sibiu
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Singen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Friedrichshafen Flughafen to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Böblingen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Mineralnie Wodi to Moskva Kasanskaja
Ave. Duration
22 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$30 - $50
2nd Class (Kupé)
$55 - $85
Train from Vladikavkaz to Moskva Kasanskaja
Ave. Duration
36 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$35 - $55
2nd Class (Kupé)
$65 - $95
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
cd.cz
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Tbilisi station to Bilajari
Ave. Duration
12 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Schedules at
ady.az
Book at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$6 - $14
2nd class (coupe)
$8 - $20
1st class
$35
Train from Bilajari to Kharkov
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $130
Schedules at
ady.az
Book at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$22 - $25
2nd class (coupe)
$27 - $30
2nd class seater
$89
Coupe
$124
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Bus operators
Metro Georgia
Website
geometro.ge
Bus from Tbilisi to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
30 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
geometro.ge
Book at
geometro.ge
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Munich
Ave. Duration
28 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$92
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ulm to Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
MiminoTrans Ge
Bus from Tbilisi to Mineralnye Vody
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Book at
facebook.com
Hayreniq Tour
Website
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Tbilisi to Vladikavkaz
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Tbilisi to Yerevan
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Yerevan to Kherson
Ave. Duration
2 days 8 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
AS Karpaten & Krim Tours (East West Eurolines)
Phone
0541 120778
Email
karpatentour@mail.ru
Website
kurortplus.de
Bus from Kherson to Ulm Böfingen
Ave. Duration
40 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
kurortplus.de

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Zürich is 3 h behind Tbilisi. It is currently 6:50 AM in Tbilisi and 4:50 AM in Zürich.

Tbilisi to Zürich train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tbilisi to Zürich is 3897 km. It takes approximately 44 h 24 min to drive from Tbilisi to Zürich.

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Swiss, Air France, LOT and nine other airlines offer flights from Tbilisi Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 501+ hotels available in Zürich. Prices start at $89 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 .

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