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There are 7 ways to get from Vilnius to Olsztyn by bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Suwałki
  2. Take the bus from Suwałki DA to Ełk DA
  3. Take the train from Elk to Olsztyn Glowny R

$19 - $34

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 32 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 - $30

5 alternative options

Train  •  11 h 21 min

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

$24 - $39

Bus  •  16 h 8 min

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

$22 - $33

Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Vilnius to Olsztyn 259.9 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Warsaw, train  •  7 h 10 min

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

$64 - $177

Fly to Gdansk, train  •  6 h 40 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

$50 - $174

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vilnius to Olsztyn is to train and bus which costs $18 - $35 and takes 9 h 32 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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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 16 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 11 h 21 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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The best way to get from Vilnius to Olsztyn without a car is to bus and train which takes 9 h 21 min and costs $19 - $35.

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It takes approximately 9 h 21 min to get from Vilnius to Olsztyn, including transfers.

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Vilnius to Olsztyn bus services, operated by Kaliningrad Avtovokzal, depart from Vilnius station.

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Vilnius to Olsztyn train services, operated by Lithuanian Railways (LG), depart from Vilnius(LT) station.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Olsztyn is to train which takes 11 h 21 min and costs $24 - $40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $35 and takes 16 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Vilnius to Olsztyn.
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  • Distance: 204.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 21 min

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 11 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vilnius to Olsztyn via Stotis, Vilnius, and Kaliningrad in around 16 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
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$20 - $150
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

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 being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Elk to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Wydminy to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $13
Train from Bialystok to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Ilawa Glowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $16
Train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Ilawa Glowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $13
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $9
Train from Kaunas to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
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
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Vilnius to Suwałki
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Kaunas to Suwałki
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ecolines.net
PKS Suwalkach
Phone
703 302 505
Website
pkssuwalki.pl
Bus from Suwałki DA to Ełk DA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
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
Polbus PKS
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Vilnius to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Olsztyn
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru

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The quickest flight from Vilnius Airport to Warsaw Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Vilnius to Olsztyn bus services, operated by Kaliningrad Avtovokzal, arrive at Olsztyn station.

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Olsztyn is 1 h behind Vilnius. It is currently 4:39 PM in Vilnius and 3:39 PM in Olsztyn.

Vilnius to Olsztyn train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Olsztyn Glowny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vilnius to Olsztyn is 416 km. It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to drive from Vilnius to Olsztyn.

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LOT offers flights from Vilnius Airport to Warsaw Airport.

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There are 298+ hotels available in Olsztyn. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Vilnius Airport is to train which takes 7 min and costs $1 - $2.

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