Directions from Kaunas to Liepāja

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Recommended option

Train, drive  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Kaunas to Kaisiadorys
  2. Take the train from Kaisiadorys to Kretinga
  3. Drive from Kretinga to Liepāja

$23 - $40

5 alternative options

Bus, train via Panevėžys  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaunas to Panevezis 281 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Panevėžys to Rīga
  3. Take the train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja 705

$25 - $31

Bus via Panevėžys  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Kaunas to Panevezis 281 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Panevėžys to Rīga
  3. Take the bus from Riga to Liepaja

$25 - $33

Bus, train  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaunas to Riga
  2. Take the train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja 705

$28 - $36

Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaunas to Riga
  2. Take the bus from Riga to Liepaja 7937

$28 - $38

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Kaunas to Liepāja 193.9 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Kaunas, Lithuania and Liepāja, Latvia?

You can take a bus from Kaunas to Liepāja via Panevezis, Panevėžys, Rīga, and Riga in around 10 h.

Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Kaunas to Kaisiadorys
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$2 - $4
1st Class Ticket
$2 - $4
Train from Kaisiadorys to Kretinga
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$11 - $16
1st Class Ticket
$16 - $23
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
1188.lv
Bus operators
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Kaunas to Panevezis
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
kautra.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
Autobusubilietai.lt
Email
info@autobusubilietai.lt
Website
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Kaunas to Panevezys
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Panevėžys to Rīga
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Kaunas to Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
ecolines.net
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Riga to Liepaja
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
1188.lv

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kaunas and Liepāja is 256 km. The road distance is 310 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kaunas to Liepāja is to bus and train which costs $25 - $35 and takes 9 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Kaunas to Liepāja is to drive which takes 3 h 13 min and costs $30 - $50.

No, there is no direct bus from Kaunas to Liepāja. However, there are services departing from Kaunas and arriving at Liepaja via Panevėžys and Riga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h.

It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Kaunas to Liepāja, including transfers.