There are 7 ways to get from Vilnius to Olsztyn 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, bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas
  2. Take the bus from Kaunas to Suwałki
  3. Take the bus from Suwałki DA to Wydminy
  4. Take the train from Wydminy to Olsztyn Glowny R

$18 - $31

6 alternative options

Train  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas
  2. Take the train from Kaunas to Białystok
  3. Take the train from Bialystok to Olsztyn Glowny

$27 - $35

Bus  •  15 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Kaliningrad Bus 217
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Olsztyn Kaliningrad

$22 - $34

Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Vilnius to Olsztyn 259.9 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Warsaw, train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Warsaw (WAW) VNO - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Olsztyn Glowny

$59 - $170

Fly to Kaliningrad, bus  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Kaliningrad (KGD) VNO - KGD
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Olsztyn

$103 - $172

Fly to Gdansk, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Gdansk (GDN) VNO - GDN
  2. Take the train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Ilawa Glowna
  3. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny

$46 - $169

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vilnius to Olsztyn is to train and bus which costs $18 - $35 and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vilnius to Olsztyn is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The distance between Vilnius and Olsztyn is 327 km. The road distance is 415.8 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 5 min to get from Vilnius to Olsztyn, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vilnius to Olsztyn. However, there are services departing from Vinco Kudirkos aikste and arriving at Olsztyn via Vilnius and Kaliningrad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vilnius to Olsztyn. However, there are services departing from Vilnius(LT) and arriving at Olsztyn Glowny via Kaunas and Bialystok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between Vilnius, Lithuania and Olsztyn, Poland?

You can take a train from Vilnius to Olsztyn via Kaunas, Białystok, and Bialystok in around 10 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vilnius to Olsztyn via Stotis, Vilnius, and Kaliningrad in around 15 h 8 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vilnius to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Vilnius to Kaliningrad via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Vilnius to Kaliningrad via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16 - $120
Flights from Vilnius to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$20 - $150
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vilnius to Kaliningrad via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Train operators
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
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Wydminy to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Bialystok to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $17
Train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Ilawa Glowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $13
Train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$1 - $3
1st Class
$2 - $3
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Kaunas to Białystok
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Bus operators
PKS Suwalkach
Phone
703 302 505
Website
pkssuwalki.pl
Bus from Suwałki DA to Wydminy
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
pkssuwalki.pl
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Vilnius to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Olsztyn
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru

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