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There are 11 ways to get from Vilnius to Switzerland by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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

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Fly to Basel  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Basel (BSL) VNO - BSL

$93 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus Autokar Polska  •  37 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Grodno Train Station
  2. Take the bus from Grodno to Bialystok
  3. Take the bus from Bialystok to Zurich

$70 - $102

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Fly to Zurich  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Zurich (ZRH) VNO - ZRH

$86 - $131

Fly to Geneva  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Geneva (GVA) VNO - GVA

$88 - $176

Fly to Milan Malpensa  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) VNO - MXP

$84 - $191

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) VNO - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

$70 - $243

Bus, train  •  26 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Berlin
  2. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 36 / ...

$233 - $409

Bus Eurolines CH  •  29 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Warszawa 846009
  2. Take the bus from Warsaw to Zürich

$118 - $171

Train, night train via Berlin Ostbahnhof  •  27 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii D
  2. Take the night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Berlin Ostbahnhof En
  3. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Basel SBB Ice
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 36 / ...

$280 - $437

Train, night train  •  34 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii D
  2. Take the night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Innsbruck Hbf R
  3. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...

$162 - $281

Drive  •  17 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Vilnius to Zürich 1106 miles

$230 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Vilnius to Switzerland is to bus which costs $70 - $110 and takes 37 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vilnius to Switzerland is to fly which costs $85 - $140 and takes 6 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vilnius to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Vilnius(LT) and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Minsk-Passajirskii, Berlin Ostbahnhof, Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 20 min.

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The distance between Vilnius and Switzerland is 1480 km. The road distance is 1769.6 km.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Switzerland without a car is to bus and train which takes 26 h 28 min and costs $230 - $410.

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It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Vilnius to Switzerland, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Switzerland is to fly which takes 6 h 44 min and costs $90 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $180 and takes 29 h 5 min.

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There is no direct flight from Vilnius Airport to Basel Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Switzerland is 1 h behind Vilnius. It is currently 7:01 PM in Vilnius and 6:01 PM in Switzerland.

Map of how to get from Vilnius to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 924.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 44 min

What companies run services between Vilnius, Lithuania and Switzerland?

Lufthansa, Ryanair and seven other airlines fly from Vilnius to Basel hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vilnius to Zürich via Warsaw, Zürich, and Zürich HB in around 29 h 5 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Vilnius to Basel via Copenhagen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Vilnius to Basel via Copenhagen, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $320
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vilnius to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $330
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vilnius to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Basel via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Bergamo via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Vilnius to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Shuttle America
Website
rjet.com
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Südkreuz to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
13 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
www.rw.by
Night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
26 h 33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
www.rw.by
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Vilnius to Berlin
Ave. Duration
16 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Vilnius to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Warsaw to Zürich
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Book at
eurolines.ch
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Warszawa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
24 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Bialystok to Zurich
Ave. Duration
27 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Intaks
Website
intaks.by
Bus from Vilnius to Grodno Train Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
intaks.by
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Grodno to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by

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Vilnius to Switzerland train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vilnius to Switzerland is 1770 km. It takes approximately 17 h 54 min to drive from Vilnius to Switzerland.

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Air Baltic, Air France, Ryanair and three other airlines offer flights from Vilnius Airport to Basel Airport.

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There are 658+ hotels available in Switzerland. Prices start at $82 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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