There are 5 ways to get from Vilnius to Kaunas by train, bus, taxi, night train or car

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Train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Vilnius to Kaunas

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Kaunas 361 / ...

$6 - $10

Train, line 55 taxi  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Palemonas
  2. Take the line 55 taxi from Palemono g. to Jonavos g. 55

Night train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the night train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas

$5 - $8

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Vilnius to Kaunas 62.8 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Vilnius to Kaunas is to train which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vilnius to Kaunas is to train which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vilnius and arriving at Kaunas. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vilnius and arriving at Kaunas. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Vilnius and Kaunas is 91 km. The road distance is 100.4 km.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Kaunas without a car is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs $5 - $8.

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The train from Vilnius to Kaunas takes 1 h 4 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Vilnius to Kaunas bus services, operated by Kautra, depart from Vilnius station.

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Map of how to get from Vilnius to Kaunas.
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  • Distance: 56.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

What companies run services between Vilnius, Lithuania and Kaunas, Lithuania?

Lithuanian Railways (LG) operates a train from Vilnius to Kaunas every 2 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, Kautra operates a bus from Vilnius to Kaunas every 2 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Toks also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Palemonas
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Night train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Bus operators
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Vilnius to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kautra.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
Toks
Phone
+370 5 216 0054
Email
office@toks.lt
Website
toks.lt
Bus from Vilnius to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
toks.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
Other operators
Maršrutų tvarkaraščiai
Website
stops.lt
Taxi from Palemono g. to Jonavos g.
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
stops.lt

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