There are 5 ways to get from Kaunas to Klaipėda by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Kaunas to Klaipėda 354 / ...

$14 - $24

4 alternative options

Bus via Kaunas International Airport  •  3h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Kaunas International Airport to Klaipeda Akropolis Vilnius Airport - Klaipeda OLLE

$16

Bus via Cinkiškiai  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Cinkiškiai to Klaipėda

Train  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the train from Kaisiadorys to Klaipeda Re

$23 - $35

Drive  •  2h 1m

  1. Drive from Kaunas to Klaipėda 214.4 km

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Kaunas to Klaipėda is to bus via Kaunas International Airport which costs $16 and takes 3h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Kaunas to Klaipėda is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 2h 1m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kaunas and arriving at Klaipėda. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kaunas to Klaipėda. However, there are services departing from Kaunas and arriving at Klaipeda via Kaisiadorys. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 9m.

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The distance between Kaunas and Klaipėda is 197 km. The road distance is 214.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kaunas to Klaipėda without a car is to bus which takes 2h 55m and costs $14 - $24.

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The bus from Kaunas to Klaipėda takes 2h 55m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Kaunas to Klaipėda bus services, operated by Kautra, depart from Kaunas station.

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Kaunas to Klaipėda train services, operated by Lithuanian Railways (LG), depart from Kaisiadorys station.

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The best way to get from Kaunas to Klaipėda is to bus which takes 2h 55m and costs $14 - $24. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $23 - $35 and takes 5h 9m.

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Map of how to get from Kaunas to Klaipėda.
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  • Distance: 196.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 55m

What companies run services between Kaunas, Lithuania and Klaipėda, Lithuania?

Kautra operates a bus from Kaunas to Klaipėda every 3 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 2h 55m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Lithuanian Railways (LG) operates a train from Kaisiadorys to Klaipeda 3 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $30 and the journey takes 3h 32m.

Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Kaisiadorys to Klaipeda
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Bus operators
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Kaunas to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
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Kautra
Toks
Phone
+370 5 216 0054
Email
office@toks.lt
Website
toks.lt
Bus from Kaunas to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
toks.lt
Bus from Cinkiškiai to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
toks.lt
Autobusubilietai.lt
Email
info@autobusubilietai.lt
Website
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Kaunas to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt
Ollex
Phone
+370 5 210 4304
Email
info@ollex.lt
Website
ollex.lt
Bus from Kaunas International Airport to Klaipeda Akropolis
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Website
Ollex

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Kaunas to Klaipėda bus services, operated by Kautra, arrive at Klaipėda station.

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Kaunas to Klaipėda train services, operated by Lithuanian Railways (LG), arrive at Klaipeda station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kaunas to Klaipėda is 214 km. It takes approximately 2h 1m to drive from Kaunas to Klaipėda.

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