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

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Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius
  2. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii D

$9 - $15

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Bus Minsktrans  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaunas to Minsk

$9 - $18

Bus Gomel City Transport  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaunas to Vilnius 361
  2. Take the bus from Nemezis to Minsk Tsentralny

$10 - $16

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Kaunas to Minsk 176.1 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius
  2. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Minsk (MSQ) VNO - MSQ

$49 - $108

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kaunas and arriving at Minsk. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kaunas to Minsk. However, there are services departing from Kaunas and arriving at Minsk-Passajirskii via Vilnius(LT). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Kaunas and Minsk is 262 km. The road distance is 281.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kaunas to Minsk without a car is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Kaunas to Minsk, including transfers.

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Kaunas to Minsk bus services, operated by Minsktrans, depart from Kaunas station.

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

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The best way to get from Kaunas to Minsk is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Vilnius Airport to Minsk Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Kaunas to Minsk bus services, operated by Minsktrans, arrive at Minsk station.

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Map of how to get from Kaunas to Minsk.
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  • Distance: 163.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between Kaunas, Lithuania and Minsk, Belarus?

You can take a train from Kaunas to Minsk via Vilnius and Vilnius(LT) in around 4 h 26 min. Alternatively, Minsktrans operates a bus from Kaunas to Minsk once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $18 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Vilnius to Minsk
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Kaunas to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$5 - $8
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Bus operators
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Kaunas to Minsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
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ticketbus.by
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Kaunas to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kautra.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
Gomel City Transport
Website
gomeltrans.net
Bus from Nemezis to Minsk Tsentralny
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
gomeltrans.net
Book at
ticketbus.by

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Minsk is 1 h ahead of Kaunas. It is currently 4:05 AM in Kaunas and 4:05 AM in Minsk.

Kaunas to Minsk train services, operated by Lithuanian Railways (LG), arrive at Minsk-Passajirskii station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kaunas to Minsk is 282 km. It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to drive from Kaunas to Minsk.

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Belavia Belarusian Airlines offers flights from Vilnius Airport to Minsk Airport.

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There are 1288+ hotels available in Minsk. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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