There are 7 ways to get from Copenhagen to Kaunas by plane, train, bus, car or car ferry

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Fly to Kaunas  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Kaunas (KUN) CPH - KUN

$28 - $200

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Fly to Vilnius, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Vilnius (VNO) CPH - VNO
  2. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas

$73 - $271

Fly to Palanga, bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Palanga (PLQ) CPH - PLQ
  2. Take the bus from Palangos oro uostas to Kaunas

$84 - $251

Train  •  22 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Warszawa Wschodnia D
  4. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Bialystok Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas

$182 - $269

Bus Eurolines DE  •  24 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Berlin, Berlin central bus station N132 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin ZOB to Kaunas 846008

$69 - $140

Bus Sindbad  •  32 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from København to Gdynia
  2. Take the bus from Gdynia to Kaliningrad
  3. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Kaunas

$63 - $89

Drive, carferry  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Trelleborg
  2. Take the carferry from Trelleborg to Świnoujście
  3. Drive from Świnoujście to Kaunas

$127 - $178

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Kaunas. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Kaunas via Berlin ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Kaunas. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Kaunas via Hamburg Hbf, S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Ostbahnhof, Warszawa Wschodnia and Białystok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 44 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Kaunas is 723 km.

The best way to get from Copenhagen to Kaunas without a car is to train which takes 22 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Copenhagen to Kaunas, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Kaunas bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen station.

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Copenhagen to Kaunas train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Kaunas is to fly which takes 4 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 22 h 44 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 24 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Kaunas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Copenhagen to Kaunas bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Kaunas station.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Kaunas.
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  • Distance: 451.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Kaunas, Lithuania?

Ryanair flies from Copenhagen to Kaunas once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Kaunas via Hamburg Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, S Ostbahnhof, Berlin Ostbahnhof, Warszawa Wschodnia, Bialystok, and Białystok in around 22 h 44 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Copenhagen to Vilnius via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Copenhagen to Palanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Vilnius via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $250
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Vilnius via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Vilnius via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $9
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
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 Wschodnia to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 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
Bus operators
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Palangos oro uostas to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
kautra.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin ZOB to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
15 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
eurolines.de
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Berlin to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Gdynia to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Sindbad
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Ferry operators
TT-Line
Phone
+49 180 6 666600
Email
info@ttline.com
Website
ttline.com
Car ferry from Trelleborg to Świnoujście
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33 - $36
Schedules at
ttline.com

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Kaunas is 1 h ahead of Copenhagen. It is currently 10:05 PM in Copenhagen and 11:05 PM in Kaunas.

Copenhagen to Kaunas train services, operated by Traukinio, arrive at Kaunas station.

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Ryanair offers flights from Copenhagen Airport to Kaunas Airport.

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There are 244+ hotels available in Kaunas. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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