There are 8 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Kaunas by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  17 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Kaunas 858004

$40 - $80

Cheapest option

Train  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Vilnius(LT) Express
  2. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas

$25 - $50

6 alternative options

Drive  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Kaunas 470.9 miles

$80 - $130

Fly to Kaunas  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Kaunas (KUN) LED - KUN

$132 - $472

Fly to Vilnius, train  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Vilnius (VNO) LED - VNO
  2. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas

$78 - $192

Fly to Riga, bus  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Riga (RIX) LED - RIX
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Kaunas

$99 - $270

Fly to Palanga, bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Palanga (PLQ) LED - PLQ
  2. Take the bus from Palangos oro uostas to Kaunas

$100 - $283

Fly to Kaliningrad, train, bus  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Kaliningrad (KGD) LED - KGD
  2. Take the train from Kaliningrad to Gusev
  3. Take the bus from Gusev to Kybartai
  4. Take the train from Kybartai to Kaunas

$89 - $181

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Kaunas is to train which costs RUB 1500 - RUB 3200 and takes 19 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Kaunas is to fly and train which costs RUB 4900 - RUB 13000 and takes 8 h 45 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Kaunas is 678 km. The road distance is 753.4 km.

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The bus from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Kaunas takes 17 h 23 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Petersburg Vitebskii and arriving at Kaunas. Services depart once a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint Petersburg to Kaunas. However, there are services departing from St Petersburg Vitebskii and arriving at Kaunas via Vilnius(LT). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between Saint Petersburg, Russia and Kaunas, Lithuania?

Ecolines operates a bus from Saint Petersburg to Kaunas once a week. Tickets cost $40 - $80 and the journey takes 17 h 23 min. Avtovokzaly.ru also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saint Petersburg to Kaunas via Vilnius(LT) in around 19 h 32 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Flights from St. Petersburg to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Flights from St. Petersburg to Palanga via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Flights from St. Petersburg to Kaliningrad via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from St. Petersburg to Vilnius via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Flights from St. Petersburg to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Kaunas via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from St. Petersburg to Kaunas via Tallinn, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from St. Petersburg to Vilnius via Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from St. Petersburg to Vilnius via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from St. Petersburg to Vilnius via Minsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Flights from St. Petersburg to Palanga via Minsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from St. Petersburg to Kaliningrad via Minsk
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Vilnius via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $490
Flights from St. Petersburg to Palanga via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Vilnius via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Kaunas via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
RusLine
Website
rusline.aero
Flights from St. Petersburg to Palanga via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $280
Ural Airlines
Website
uralairlines.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from St. Petersburg to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Nordavia
Website
nordavia.ru
Flights from St. Petersburg to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $180
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from St. Petersburg to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Vilnius(LT)
Ave. Duration
17 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Kaliningrad to Gusev
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Kupé)
$13 - $21
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Train from Kybartai to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$4 - $6
1st Class Ticket
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
17 h 23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
16 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Palangos oro uostas to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
kautra.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Gusev to Kybartai
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru

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