Tbilisi International Airport (TBS)
Tbilisi International Airport (Shota Rustaveli) formerly Novo Alexeyevka International Airport, is the main international airport in Georgia, located 17 km southeast of the capital Tbilisi.
The first airport terminal building was constructed in 1952. Designed by the architect V. Beridze in the style of Stalinist architecture the building featured a floor plan with symmetric axes and a monumental risalit in the form of a portico. The two side wings featured blind arcades in giant order. A new terminal building was finished in 1990, designed in the International style. In 1981 Tbilisi airport was the 12th largest airport in the Soviet Union, with 1,478,000 passengers on so-called central lines, that is on flights connecting Tbilisi with cities in other Soviet republics. In 1998 the number of passengers had shrunk to 230,000 per year.
Tbilisi International Airport Basic Informations
|IATA Code||TBS||ICAO Code||UGTB|
|Phone||+995 32 947886||Fax||+995 32 433103|
|Time Zone||Asia/Tbilisi (GMT +4:00)||WAC||432|
|Runway 1||8202 ft||Runway 2||9843 ft|
How to Reach Tbilisi International Airport?
In daily time between city and airport is operated city bus N37 ticket price is 40 tetri = 04.gel = 0.25usd
The bus is available between 07:00 AM and 09:30 PM every day.
Airport Taxies are located at the curbside of arrival and departure halls provide transportation service to all parts of the city throughout the day. Price from airport to city center 30gel = 20usd Contact phone: +995 32 78 78 78
Car rental service is provided by AVIS, whose office is located in the arrivals hall of the ground floor. AVIS meets & assists passengers with attention and treats them as special guests. Tel: +995 322 923 594