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How to Reach GEORGIA

By Air

Located in the capital city of Tbilisi, the Tbilisi International Airport is the main airport connecting Tbilisi with other major hubs across the planet. Located about 11 miles from the city of Tbilisi, the airport offers flights to and from top cities like Paris, Rome, Dubai, Moscow, Istanbul, Vienna, Sharjah, Athens, Sharm el-Sheikh, Baku, Doha, Thessaloniki, Kiev, Prague, Munich, Minsk, Amsterdam, Vienna, and more.
The airport is catered by major flight operators such as Turkish Airlines, FlyDubai, Qatar Airways, Air Astana, Ukraine International Airlines, and so on. Georgian Airways serves numerous flights to and from Georgia from a plethora of cities across the planet. The low-cost airline FlyDubai serves flights from the Middle East to Tbilisi, with flights up to thrice a week.

By Road

There are direct bus services that start from Istanbul, Turkey and go all the way to Tbilisi. One can even find non-stop buses between Baku, Azerbaijan and Tbilisi.  There are numerous minibuses that run between Georgia and Russia, as well as from other neighbouring countries such as Azerbaijan, Iran, Armenia and Iraq.  

By Rail

Regular trains ply from Baku, Azerbaijan and end at Tbilisi, stopping at various destinations along the way. There is also a train service that connects the city of Yerevan, Armenia, with the Georgian capital city of Tbilisi.

By Water

It is possible to enter Georgia by boat, from the various ports of the country, such as the ports of Poti, Batumi, and Sukhumi. Most of the boats here come from port cities like Istanbul, Odessa, Trabzon, Sochi, Piraeus, and Genoa. Though the port of Sukhumi is comparatively difficult to access, the ports of Batumi and Poti are extremely well-connected.

Visa Requirements for GEORGIA

Citizens of the United Arab Emirates need no visa to enter Georgia and will be issued a visa on arrival. Visitors holding visa or residence permits of other GCC countries can travel visa-free to Georgia for a duration of up to 90 days (note: the GCC resident permit should be at least 6-month old for Georgia visa exemption). 

There are numerous countries that are exempted from requiring a visa to Georgia and are all...

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