There are 9 ways to get from Copenhagen to Kaunas by plane, train, bus, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Kaunas  •  4 h 43 min

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

$21 - $190

8 alternative options

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

$68 - $254

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

$78 - $234

Fly to Riga, bus  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Riga (RIX) CPH - RIX
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Kaunas

$58 - $293

Train  •  22 h 19 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 Hbf to Warszawa Centralna Ec
  4. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok Ic
  5. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas

$166 - $244

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 Ecolines  •  32 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Rostock, Rostock central bus station 032 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rostock to Kaliningrad
  3. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Kaunas

$65 - $133

Train, car ferry, bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from København H to Karlskrona Centralstation
  2. Take the car ferry from Karlskrona Aspöfärjan to Gdynia Stena Line
  3. Take the bus from Gdynia to Kaliningrad
  4. Take the train from Kaliningrad to Kybartai AVE
  5. Take the train from Kybartai to Kaunas

$24 - $39

Drive, car ferry  •  17 h 36 min

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

$127 - $178

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Kaunas is to train and car ferry and bus which costs 150 kr - 260 kr and takes 2 days 3 h.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Kaunas is to fly which costs 130 kr - 1200 kr and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Kaunas is 723 km.

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

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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, Berlin Hbf, Warszawa Centralna and Białystok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 19 min.

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

Ryanair flies from Copenhagen to Kaunas 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Kaunas via Hamburg Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), Berlin Hbf, Warszawa Centralna, Bialystok, and Białystok in around 22 h 19 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Copenhagen to Palanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
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
Flights from Copenhagen to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $250
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Vilnius via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Train from Kybartai to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$4 - $6
1st Class Ticket
$5 - $7
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 Hbf to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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 Centralna to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.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
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Karlskrona Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
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
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
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 Rostock to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
ecolines.net
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Rostock, Rostock central bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
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
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Gdynia to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Ferry operators
Stena Line
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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