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There are 3 ways to get from Alytus to Zarasai by bus, train or car

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Vilniaus g. to Vilniaus autobusų stotis
  2. Take the train from Vilnius to Turmantas

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Pirmojo Alytaus aikštė to Vilniaus autobusų stotis
  2. Take the bus from Vilniaus autobusų stotis to Zarasų autobusų stotis

Drive

  1. Drive from Alytus to Zarasai

Alytus to Zarasai by bus

The bus journey time between Alytus and Zarasai is around 4h 57m and covers a distance of around 251 km. This includes an average layover time of around 25 min. The fastest bus normally takes 4h 28m. Operated by Kautra, the Alytus to Zarasai bus service departs from Pirmojo Alytaus aikštė and arrives in Zarasų autobusų stotis. Typically 24 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
4h 32m
Layover time:
25 min
Total time:
4h 57m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
4h 28m
Bus distance:
251 km
Buses per week:
24
Cheapest price:
$19
Carbon emissions:
31 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:42
Last bus departs at:
15:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alytus to Zarasai bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Alytus to Zarasai is to bus, which costs $18 - $22 and takes 5h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Alytus to Zarasai is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 3h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alytus to Zarasai. However, there are services departing from Pirmojo Alytaus aikštė and arriving at Zarasų autobusų stotis via Vilniaus autobusų stotis. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 56m.

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The distance between Alytus and Zarasai is 204 km. The road distance is 260.8 km.

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The best way to get from Alytus to Zarasai without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 52m and costs $30 - $45.

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It takes approximately 4h 52m to get from Alytus to Zarasai, including transfers.

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Alytus to Zarasai bus services, operated by Kautra, depart from Pirmojo Alytaus aikštė station.

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Alytus to Zarasai bus services, operated by Kautra, arrive at Zarasų autobusų stotis station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alytus to Zarasai is 261 km. It takes approximately 3h 21m to drive from Alytus to Zarasai.

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  • Distance: 204.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 52m

What companies run services between Alytus, Lithuania and Zarasai, Lithuania?

You can take a bus from Alytus to Zarasai via Vilniaus autobusų stotis in around 5h 56m.

Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius to Turmantas
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Bus operators
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Vilniaus g. to Vilniaus autobusų stotis
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
Kautra
Bus from Pirmojo Alytaus aikštė to Vilniaus autobusų stotis
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
Kautra
Bus from Vilniaus autobusų stotis to Zarasų autobusų stotis
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
Kautra

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