Travel from Istanbul to Tbilisi

Bus or fly from Istanbul to Tbilisi?

Turkish Airlines and AtlasGlobal fly from Istanbul to Tbilisi 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Tbilisi via Ankara in around 27 h 53 min.

How to get from Istanbul to Tbilisi

ModeDurationPrice
From Aksaray Metro to Istanbul airport, fly to Tbilisi airport, then line 37 bus to Tbilisi.5 h 26 min$97
From Vezneciler Metro to Istanbul Taksim Square, shuttle to Sabiha Gokcen airport, fly to Tbilisi airport, then line 37 bus to Tbilisi.6 h 50 min$88
From Istanbul bus to Ankara then bus to Tbilisi.27 h 53 min$61
From Aksaray Metro to Istanbul Otogari, bus to Hopa, bus to Kobuleti, then train to Tbilisi Central station.28 h 40 min$48
From Istanbul - Aksaray bus to Ganja, taxi to Ganja, then train to Tbilisi station.37 h 6 min$59
From Aksaray Metro to Istanbul Otogari, bus to Gebze, train to Ankara, train to Kars, train to Akyaka, drive to Bayandur, then train to Tbilisi.46 h 28 min$116
From Istanbul drive to Tbilisi.21 h 50 min$258

How long does it take to get from Istanbul to Tbilisi?

It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Istanbul to Tbilisi, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Istanbul and Tbilisi?

No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Tbilisi. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Tbilisi via Ankara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 53 min.

Operators from Istanbul to Tbilisi

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Istanbul Ulasim+90 212 568 99 70Istanbul Ulasim
Turkish AirlinesTurkish Airlines
AtlasGlobalAtlasGlobal
Tbilisi Transport CompanyTbilisi Transport Company
HavatasHavatas
Pegasus AirlinesPegasus Airlines
MetroTurizmMetroTurizm
Georgian Railway+995 32 2199010Georgian Railway
Alpar Turizm0090 212 658 18 51Alpar Turizm
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Turkish Railways (TCDD)+90 444 8 233Turkish Railways (TCDD)
South Caucasus RailwaySouth Caucasus Railway