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

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Train  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Warszawa Wschodnia Eic / ...
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Bialystok Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas

$31 - $39

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Bus  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Gdańsk Główny to Kaliningrad Sopot / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Kaunas Bus 217

$20 - $30

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Gdansk to Kaliningrad
  2. Take the train from Kaliningrad to Kybartai D
  3. Take the train from Kybartai to Kaunas

$23 - $39

Bus via Gdynia  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Gdynia to Kaliningrad
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Kaunas Bus 217

$26 - $40

Drive  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Gdańsk to Kaunas 283.2 miles

$50 - $75

Fly to Kaunas  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Kaunas (KUN) GDN - KUN

$49 - $276

Fly to Vilnius, train  •  6 h 17 min

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

$45 - $167

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No, there is no direct bus from Gdańsk to Kaunas. However, there are services departing from Gdańsk Główny and arriving at Kaunas via Kaliningrad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gdańsk to Kaunas. However, there are services departing from Gdansk Glowny and arriving at Kaunas via Warszawa Wschodnia and Białystok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 31 min.

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The distance between Gdańsk and Kaunas is 344 km. The road distance is 453 km.

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Kaunas without a car is to train which takes 10 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 31 min to get from Gdańsk to Kaunas, including transfers.

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Gdańsk to Kaunas bus services, operated by Kaliningrad Avtovokzal, depart from Gdańsk Główny station.

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Gdańsk to Kaunas train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Gdansk Glowny station.

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Kaunas is to train which takes 10 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 32 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 7 h 34 min.

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There is no direct flight from Gdansk Airport to Kaunas Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Gdańsk to Kaunas bus services, operated by Kaliningrad Avtovokzal, arrive at Kaunas station.

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Map of how to get from Gdańsk to Kaunas.
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  • Distance: 215.1 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 31 min

What companies run services between Gdańsk, Poland and Kaunas, Lithuania?

You can take a train from Gdańsk to Kaunas via Warszawa Wschodnia, Bialystok, and Białystok in around 10 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gdańsk to Kaunas via Kaliningrad in around 10 h 32 min.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Kaunas via Alesund
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Gdansk to Kaunas via Bergen
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Gdansk to Kaunas via Turku
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Gdansk to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$19 - $150
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Gdansk to Kaunas via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Gdansk to Kaunas via Munich, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Gdansk to Vilnius via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Kaunas via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Gdansk to Kaunas via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Gdansk to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Train operators
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 Gdansk Glowny to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
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Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $21
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
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
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
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
Bus operators
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Gdańsk Główny to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
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
Bus from Gdansk to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru

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Kaunas is 1 h ahead of Gdańsk. It is currently 7:41 AM in Gdańsk and 8:41 AM in Kaunas.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gdańsk to Kaunas is 453 km. It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to drive from Gdańsk to Kaunas.

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Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Ryanair and two other airlines offer flights from Gdansk 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 Gdańsk to Gdansk Airport is to train which takes 29 min and costs .

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