The distance from Tbilisi Airport to Kazbegi (Stepantsminda), a city known for its stunning mountains and natural beauty, is approximately 160 km (99 mi) by road. Two transfer options are available for this route: taxi or private transfer or a combined bus trip.
Local taxis normally charge around €53 (GEL 148.82) for this journey if you’re travelling during the day and closer to €71 (GEL 199.37) for nighttime trips. Travelling by car or taxi will get you to your destination in approximately 3 hours and 45 minutes. Alternatively, for a more cost-effective option, you can choose to travel by one of the shared shuttle bus services; this would cost about €5.03 (GEL 14.12) per person, taking you to Kazbegi in 5 hours, excluding wait times. Keep in mind, that this isn’t a direct trip and requires a couple of bus transfers.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Tbilisi at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.