To go to Zvartnots from Yerevan you can take any bus or minibus from the corner of Mesrop Mashtots Poghota and Sarian Poghots (near the Modern Art Museum) going to Echmiadzin. Along the road look for a pillar with an eagle on top, because that’s where you are getting of f. The bus to Zvarnots was 400 drams and the marshrutka back to Yerevan was 250 drams (August 2006). Going back to Yerevan you just stop a bus passing by.
The town of Echmiadzin can easily be reached by bus from Yerevan. There are buses (nr 111) and minibuses leaving from the corner of Mashtots - Sarian. The ticket costs 250 drams (June 2003).
Frequent buses and marshrutky (220 and 250 Dram, 30 minutes) run from the Kilikya Avtokaysn (main bus station) in Yerevan