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There are 4 ways to get from Vardzia to Kakheti by taxi, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Taxi, train, Minibus  •  7h 1m

  1. Take a taxi from Vardzia to Khashuri station
  2. Take the train from Khashuri station to Tbilisi
  3. Take the Minibus from Ortachala Central Bus Station to Telavi

Cheapest option

Minibus  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the Minibus from Vardzia to Akhaltsikhe
  2. Take the Minibus from Akhaltsikhe to Tbilisi Didube
  3. Take the Minibus from Ortachala Central Bus Station to Telavi

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  4h 48m

  1. Take a taxi from Vardzia to Telavi 317.6 km

Drive  •  4h 48m

  1. Drive from Vardzia to Telavi 317.6 km

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The most affordable way to get from Vardzia to Kakheti is to Minibus, which costs $14 and takes 8h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Vardzia to Kakheti is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 4h 48m.

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The distance between Vardzia and Kakheti is 203 km. The road distance is 317.6 km.

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The best way to get from Vardzia to Kakheti without a car is to taxi and train and Minibus which takes 7h 1m and costs $50 - $70.

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It takes approximately 7h 1m to get from Vardzia to Kakheti, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vardzia to Kakheti is 318 km. It takes approximately 4h 48m to drive from Vardzia to Kakheti.

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There are two+ hotels available in Kakheti. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vardzia to Kakheti.
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  • Distance: 202.6 km
  • Duration: 7h 1m

What companies run services between Vardzia, Samtskhe–Javakheti, Georgia and Kakheti, Georgia?

You can take a bus from Vardzia to Telavi via Akhaltsikhe, Tbilisi Didube, Didube, Isani, Isani, and Ortachala Central Bus Station in around 8h 55m.

Train operators
Georgian Railway
Phone
+995 32 2199010
Website
railway.ge
Train from Khashuri station to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Website
http://www.railway.ge
Book at
http://tickets.railway.ge
Bus operators
Georgia Minibuses
Bus from Ortachala Central Bus Station to Telavi
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
tbilisitrip.com
Bus from Vardzia to Akhaltsikhe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Bus from Akhaltsikhe to Tbilisi Didube
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
tbilisitrip.com
Other operators
Taxi from Vardzia to Khashuri station
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Estimated price
$45 - $55

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