There are 8 ways to get from Kaunas to Chernivtsi by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Sindbad  •  22 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaunas to Suwałki 846009
  2. Take the bus from Suwałki to Chernivtsi

$45 - $63

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Train  •  23 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius
  2. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii D
  3. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Lvov
  4. Take the train from Lvov to Chernovcy D

$18 - $34

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Bus via Lviv  •  22 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaunas to Lviv
  2. Take the bus from Lwiw Stryiskyi bus station to Chernivtsi

$39 - $61

Train, bus  •  32 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Kaunas to Białystok R
  2. Take the bus from Białystok to Kovel
  3. Take the train from Kowel to Chernovcy

$38 - $61

Drive  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Kaunas to Chernivtsi 571.4 miles

$100 - $150

Train to Vilnius, fly to Chernivtsi  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius
  2. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Chernivtsi (CWC) VNO - CWC

$58 - $306

Train to Vilnius, fly to Ivano-Frankivsk, train  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius
  2. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Ivano-Frankivsk (IFO) VNO - IFO
  3. Take the train from Ivano-Frankovsk to Chernovcy

$140 - $440

Fly Kaunas to Lviv, train  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Kaunas (KUN) to Lviv (LWO) KUN - LWO
  2. Take the train from Lvov to Chernovcy

$83 - $375

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No, there is no direct bus from Kaunas to Chernivtsi. However, there are services departing from Kaunas and arriving at Chernivtsi via Suwałki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kaunas to Chernivtsi. However, there are services departing from Kaunas and arriving at Chernovcy via Vilnius(LT), Minsk-Passajirskii and Lvov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 49 min.

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The distance between Kaunas and Chernivtsi is 748 km. The road distance is 914.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kaunas to Chernivtsi without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 22 h 31 min to get from Kaunas to Chernivtsi, including transfers.

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Kaunas to Chernivtsi bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Kaunas station.

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Kaunas to Chernivtsi train services, operated by Lithuanian Railways (LG), depart from Kaunas station.

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The best way to get from Kaunas to Chernivtsi is to bus which takes 22 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 23 h 49 min.

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There is no direct flight from Vilnius Airport to Chernivtsi Airport. The quickest flight takes 10 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Kaunas to Chernivtsi bus services, operated by Sindbad, arrive at Chernivtsi station.

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Map of how to get from Kaunas to Chernivtsi.
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  • Distance: 467.7 miles
  • Duration: 22 h 31 min

What companies run services between Kaunas, Lithuania and Chernivtsi, Ukraine?

You can take a bus from Kaunas to Chernivtsi via Suwałki in around 22 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kaunas to Chernivtsi via Vilnius, Vilnius(LT), Minsk-Passajirskii, and Lvov in around 23 h 49 min.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Vilnius to Chernivtsi via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
11 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Vilnius to Chernivtsi via Odesa, Boryspil
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Vilnius to Chernivtsi via Warsaw, Boryspil
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vilnius to Ivano-Frankivsk via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Vilnius to Ivano-Frankivsk via Odesa, Boryspil
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Kaunas to Lviv via Bologna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Kaunas to Lviv via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Kaunas to Lviv via Copenhagen, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Kaunas to Lviv via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Kaunas to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$4 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$5 - $8
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Kaunas to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Chernovcy
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$13 - $18
Train from Kowel to Chernovcy
Ave. Duration
14 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$4 - $6
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$16 - $24
Train from Ivano-Frankovsk to Chernovcy
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$2 - $4
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$11 - $16
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Kaunas to Białystok
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Kaunas to Suwałki
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Kaunas to Lviv
Ave. Duration
14 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Sindbad
Phone
+48 77 443 44 44
Email
poczta@sindbad.pl
Website
sindbad.pl
Bus from Suwałki to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
sindbad.pl
Bus from Białystok to Kovel
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
sindbad.pl
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Lwiw Stryiskyi bus station to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua

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Kaunas to Chernivtsi train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), arrive at Chernovcy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kaunas to Chernivtsi is 914 km. It takes approximately 12 h 45 min to drive from Kaunas to Chernivtsi.

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Ryanair, LOT and Ukraine International Airlines offer flights from Vilnius Airport to Chernivtsi Airport.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Chernivtsi. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kaunas to Kaunas Airport is to line 29 bus which takes 29 min and costs .

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