There are 3 ways to get from Jelgava to Palanga by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Jelgava to Liepāja 721
  2. Take the bus from Liepaja to Palangos 810203

$12 - $14

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Jelgava to Palanga 144.6 miles

$25 - $40

Train, fly  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Jelgava to Rīga pasažieru
  2. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Palanga (PLQ) RIX - PLQ

$30 - $124

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The distance between Jelgava and Palanga is 182 km. The road distance is 231.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Jelgava to Palanga, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Riga Airport to Palanga Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jelgava to Palanga is 231 km. It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to drive from Jelgava to Palanga.

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Air Baltic offers flights from Riga Airport to Palanga Airport.

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There are 1042+ hotels available in Palanga. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Jelgava to Palanga.
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  • Distance: 114 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 48 min

What companies run services between Jelgava, Latvia and Palanga, Lithuania?

There is no direct connection from Jelgava to Palanga. However, you can take the train to Liepāja, take the drive to Liepaja, then take the bus to Palangos. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Palanga.

Air Baltic
Flights from Riga to Palanga
Ave. Duration
45 min
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $150
Train operators
Latvian Railways (PV)
+371 67232135
Train from Jelgava to Liepāja
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Once a week
Estimated price
Train from Jelgava to Rīga pasažieru
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
Bus operators

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