There are 7 ways to get from Bucharest to Vilnius by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Vilnius  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Vilnius (VNO) OTP - VNO

$101 - $202

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Bus Sindbad  •  41 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi
  2. Take the bus from Chernivtsi to Białystok
  3. Take the bus from Bialystok to Grodno
  4. Take the bus from Grodno to Vilnius

$62 - $92

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Fly to Kaunas, bus  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Kaunas (KUN) OTP - KUN
  2. Take the bus from Kaunas Airport to Vilnius, Seinų str

$97 - $374

Bus Ecolines  •  36 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Bratislava
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Vilnius

$150 - $217

Train  •  37 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna Ec
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok Ic
  4. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas
  5. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius

$167 - $240

Train, bus  •  40 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Kyiv to Vilnius 450002

$98 - $144

Drive  •  20 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Vilnius 893 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Vilnius is to bus which costs $60 - $95 and takes 41 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Vilnius is to fly which costs $100 - $210 and takes 6 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Vilnius. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti and arriving at Vilnius via Bratislava. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Vilnius. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Vilnius via Wien Hbf, Warszawa Centralna, Białystok and Kaunas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 7 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Vilnius is 1142 km. The road distance is 1428.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Vilnius without a car is to bus which takes 36 h 25 min and costs $150 - $220.

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It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Bucharest to Vilnius, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Vilnius bus services, operated by Omega Group, depart from Bucuresti station.

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Bucharest to Vilnius train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Vilnius is to fly which takes 6 h 52 min and costs $100 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $220 and takes 36 h 25 min, you could also train, which costs $160 - $240 and takes 37 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Vilnius.
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  • Distance: 713.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 52 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Vilnius, Lithuania?

LOT, Turkish Airlines and 12 other airlines fly from Bucharest to Vilnius every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Vilnius via Bratislava in around 36 h 25 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vilnius via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vilnius via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kaunas via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kaunas via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vilnius via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $440
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kaunas via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vilnius via Stockholm Skavsta
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kaunas via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vilnius via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vilnius via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vilnius via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vilnius via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vilnius via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vilnius via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Białystok to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
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
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
Ollex
Phone
+370 5 210 4304
Email
info@ollex.lt
Website
ollex.lt
Bus from Kaunas Airport to Vilnius, Seinų str
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
ollex.lt
Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Bucuresti to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
omega-group84.com
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Bratislava to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Kyiv to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Sindbad
Bus Grodno
Website
avgrodno.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
avgrodno.by
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Grodno to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Intaks
Website
intaks.by
Bus from Grodno Bus Station to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
intaks.by

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There is no direct flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Vilnius Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Bucharest to Vilnius bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Vilnius station.

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Bucharest to Vilnius train services, operated by Lithuanian Railways (LG), arrive at Vilnius station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Vilnius is 1429 km. It takes approximately 20 h 8 min to drive from Bucharest to Vilnius.

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KLM, Tarom, Turkish Airlines and eight other airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Vilnius Airport.

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There are 921+ hotels available in Vilnius. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 44 min and costs $1 - $2.

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