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Bus  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Kauno autobusų stotis to Telšių autobusų stotis M-950 / ...

$14 - $19

2 alternative options

Train  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the train from Kaisiadorys to Telsiai 15 / ...

$20 - $28

Drive  •  2h 12m

  1. Drive from Kaunas to Telšiai 197.2 km

$22 - $35

Kaunas to Telšiai by bus

The bus journey time between Kaunas and Telšiai is around 3h 39m and covers a distance of around 195 km. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 30m. Operated by Lietuvos transporto saugos administracija and Kautra, the Kaunas to Telšiai bus service departs from Kauno autobusų stotis and arrives in Telšių autobusų stotis. Typically 23 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
3h 39m
Fastest bus time:
3h 30m
Bus distance:
195 km
Buses per week:
23
Cheapest price:
$1
Carbon emissions:
24 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:00
Last bus departs at:
15:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kaunas to Telšiai bus schedules

Kaunas → Telšiai
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1808

Frequently Asked Questions


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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Telšiai is 1808.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Telšiai is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Telšiai is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1808.

Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Kaunas to Telšiai is to bus, which costs $14 - $19 and takes 3h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Kaunas to Telšiai is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 2h 12m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kauno autobusų stotis and arriving at Telšių autobusų stotis. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kaunas to Telšiai. However, there are services departing from Kaunas and arriving at Telsiai via Kaisiadorys. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 58m.

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The distance between Kaunas and Telšiai is 159 km. The road distance is 197.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kaunas to Telšiai without a car is to bus which takes 3h 30m and costs $14 - $19.

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The bus from Kauno autobusų stotis to Telšių autobusų stotis takes 3h 30m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Kaunas to Telšiai bus services, operated by Lietuvos transporto saugos administracija, depart from Kauno autobusų stotis station.

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

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The best way to get from Kaunas to Telšiai is to bus which takes 3h 30m and costs $14 - $19. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Kaunas to Telšiai.
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  • Distance: 159.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 30m

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

Lietuvos transporto saugos administracija operates a bus from Kauno autobusų stotis to Telšių autobusų stotis 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $650 and the journey takes 3h 30m. Kautra also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Lithuanian Railways (LG) operates a train from Kaisiadorys to Telsiai 3 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 2h 33m.

Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Kaisiadorys to Telsiai
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Bus operators
Lietuvos transporto saugos administracija
Website
ltsa.lrv.lt
Bus from Kauno autobusų stotis to Telšių autobusų stotis
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $650
Schedules at
visimarsrutai.lt
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Kaunas to Telšiai
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
Kautra

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Kaunas to Telšiai bus services, operated by Lietuvos transporto saugos administracija, arrive at Telšių autobusų stotis station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kaunas to Telšiai is 197 km. It takes approximately 2h 12m to drive from Kaunas to Telšiai.

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