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Flights to Gyumri

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Book flights to Gyumri

Gyumri, the second-largest city in Armenia, is a hub of Armenian history. Positioned in the Shirak Province, it's a city that has risen from the ashes of a devastating earthquake, showcasing the resilience and spirit of its people. Gyumri is renowned for its unique architecture, with a blend of old-world charm and modern innovation. The city is a haven for artists, musicians, and creatives, offering a rich tapestry of cultural experiences. Its culinary scene is a culinary delight, offering a fusion of traditional and contemporary flavours. Gyumri is not just a city, it's a testament to the enduring spirit of Armenia.

Fancy a trip to Gyumri? With over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, Alternative Airlines can help you conveniently book your flights to Gyumri. We offer budget-friendly, flexible flight routes to Gyumri no matter where you're flying from or when you plan to travel!

Airports near Gyumri

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Gyumri. Here's 4 airports that serve Gyumri.

Zvartnots International Airport

Located in Yerevan, the capital city of Armenia, Zvartnots International Airport is the closest international airport to Gyumri. It is approximately a 2-hour drive from Gyumri and offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


Shirak International Airport

Situated in Gyumri itself, Shirak International Airport is the most convenient option for travellers visiting Gyumri. It primarily serves domestic flights within Armenia and a few international destinations.


Tbilisi International Airport

If you are unable to find a suitable flight to Gyumri, Tbilisi International Airport in neighboring Georgia is a viable alternative. It is approximately a 4-hour drive from Gyumri and offers a wider range of international flights.


Kars Harakani Airport

Located in Kars, Turkey, Kars Harakani Airport is another option for travellers visiting Gyumri. It is approximately a 3-hour drive from Gyumri and offers domestic flights within Turkey as well as limited international connections.

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Buy your flights to Gyumri and pay later

Did you know that you can buy your flights to Gyumri now and pay later at Alternative Airlines?

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), you have the freedom to spread the cost of your flights to Gyumri over time, usually on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly period! There are interest-free options available, however, you'll need to check this beforehand with the lending provider.

Using BNPL for your flights to Gyumri gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Gyumri

In a city full of many sights to see, we've picked out our top 3 must-sees:

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The Black Fortress (Sev Berd)

The Black Fortress in Gyumri is a historic military fortification built in the 1830s. Its dark basalt walls make it an iconic landmark. Explore the grounds, enjoy panoramic views, and attend cultural events and concerts held within its walls.

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Vartanants Square

Gyumri's Vartanants Square is a vibrant plaza with stunning architecture, bustling city life, and the famous Cathedral of the Holy Mother of God. It's a hub for locals and tourists, offering statues, fountains, gardens, cafes, and shops. Immerse yourself in the local culture and observe daily life here.

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Dzitoghtsyan Museum of National Architecture and Urban Life

Discover a cultural treasure in a 19th-century mansion. Explore exhibits showcasing Gyumri's history, architecture, and daily life. See traditional Armenian costumes, furniture, and more. Learn about the city's resilience after the 1988 earthquake.

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