There are 7 ways to get from Vilnius to Klaipėda by train, bus, 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

Train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Express

$18 - $31

Cheapest option

Train via Kretingos AS  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Express

$15 - $28

5 alternative options

Bus Klaipedos Autobusu Parkas  •  3 h 55 min

  1. 428 / ...

$22 - $23

Bus Toks  •  6 h 35 min

  1. 918A

$22

Drive  •  2 h 56 min

  1. 191.8 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Palanga  •  5 h 19 min

  1. VNO - PLQ

$63 - $205

Fly to Riga  •  6 h 12 min

  1. VNO - RIX

$45 - $163

What companies run services between Vilnius, Lithuania and Klaipėda, Lithuania?

Lithuanian Railways (LG) operates a train from Vilnius to Klaipėda every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, Klaipedos Autobusu Parkas operates a bus from Vilnius to Klaipėda 4 times a day. Tickets cost $23 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min. Autobusubilietai.lt also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vilnius to Palanga via Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Flights from Vilnius to Riga
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vilnius to Palanga via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Klaipeda
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$16 - $22
1st Class Ticket
$22 - $35
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Kretinga
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$15 - $20
1st Class Ticket
$20 - $28
Bus operators
Klaipedos Autobusu Parkas
Website
klap.lt
Bus from Vilnius to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
klap.lt
Autobusubilietai.lt
Email
info@autobusubilietai.lt
Website
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Vilnius to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt
Book at
klap.lt
Toks
Phone
+370 5 216 0054
Email
office@toks.lt
Website
toks.lt
Bus from Vilnius Airport to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
toks.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vilnius and Klaipėda is 286 km. The road distance is 307 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vilnius to Klaipėda is to train which costs $15 - $28 and takes 5 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Vilnius to Klaipėda is to drive which takes 2 h 56 min and costs $30 - $50.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vilnius and arriving at Klaipėda. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Vilnius to Klaipėda, including transfers.