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

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Fly to Kaunas  •  7h 35m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Kaunas (KUN) PRG - KUN

$62 - $342

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Bus  •  18h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Kaunas 848002

$50 - $70

3 alternative options

Fly to Vilnius, train  •  8h 36m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Vilnius (VNO) PRG - VNO
  2. Take the train from Vilnius to Kaunas

$70 - $235

Train  •  16h 50m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Warszawa Centralna 113 / ...
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Bialystok to Kaunas 150 / ...

$66 - $107

Drive  •  11h 39m

  1. Drive from Prague to Kaunas 1083.2 km

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Kaunas is to bus which costs 1 200 Kč - 1 700 Kč and takes 18h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Kaunas is to fly which costs 1 400 Kč - 8 500 Kč and takes 7h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague and arriving at Kaunas. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Kaunas. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Kaunas via Warszawa Centralna and Bialystok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 50m.

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The distance between Prague and Kaunas is 835 km. The road distance is 1083.2 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Kaunas without a car is to train which takes 16h 50m and costs 1 500 Kč - 2 600 Kč.

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It takes approximately 7h 35m to get from Prague to Kaunas, including transfers.

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Prague to Kaunas bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Prague station.

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Prague to Kaunas train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Kaunas is to fly which takes 7h 35m and costs 1 400 Kč - 8 500 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1 500 Kč - 2 600 Kč and takes 16h 50m, you could also bus, which costs 1 200 Kč - 1 700 Kč and takes 18h 55m.

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  • Distance: 835 km
  • Duration: 7h 35m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Kaunas, Lithuania?

LOT, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Prague to Kaunas 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Kaunas via Warszawa Centralna and Bialystok in around 16h 50m.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Prague to Kaunas via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Kaunas via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Minsk
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $250
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Train from Bialystok to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
$35 - $45
Business
$50 - $60
1st Class
$50 - $65
PKP Intercity

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 entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
$10 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $19
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There is no direct flight from Prague Airport to Kaunas Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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Prague to Kaunas bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Kaunas station.

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Kaunas is 1h ahead of Prague. It is currently 7:26 AM in Prague and 8:26 AM in Kaunas.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Kaunas is 1083 km. It takes approximately 11h 39m to drive from Prague to Kaunas.

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Norwegian Air International, CSA, Ryanair and LOT offer flights from Prague Airport to Kaunas Airport.

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There are 335+ hotels available in Kaunas. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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