There are 9 ways to get from Vilnius to Switzerland by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Zurich  •  5 h 11 min

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

$86 - $132

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Bus Autokar Polska  •  37 h 10 min

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

$76 - $107

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Fly to Basel  •  6 h 34 min

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

$93 - $206

Fly to Geneva  •  6 h 45 min

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

$88 - $176

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) VNO - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso

$81 - $169

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 - $173

Train  •  34 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Karlsruhe Hbf En
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$235 - $367

Train via Innsbruck Hbf  •  36 h 39 min

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

$177 - $287

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 $75 - $110 and takes 37 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vilnius to Switzerland is to fly which costs $85 - $140 and takes 5 h 11 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, Karlsruhe Hbf, Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 5 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 which takes 29 h 5 min and costs $110 - $180.

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 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 5 h 11 min and costs $85 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $180 and takes 29 h 5 min, you could also train, which costs $230 - $370 and takes 34 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Vilnius Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Switzerland is 1 h behind Vilnius. It is currently 12:03 AM in Vilnius and 11:03 PM in Switzerland.

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  • Distance: 924.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

What companies run services between Vilnius, Lithuania and Switzerland?

Germania Flug AG, Austrian Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Vilnius to Zürich hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vilnius to Zürich via Warszawa, Warsaw, Zürich, and Zürich HB in around 29 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $330
Flights from Vilnius to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $320
Flights from Vilnius to Basel via Copenhagen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Vilnius to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 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
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Vilnius to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $250
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vilnius to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
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
Flights from Vilnius to Milan Malpensa via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Germania Flug AG
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Kiev
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Vilnius to Geneva via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
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
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Vilnius to Minsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$10 - $16
2nd Class (Kupé)
$13 - $20
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
26 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
www.rw.by
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
27 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
www.rw.by
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 Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
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
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
Ecolines
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 Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
intaks.by
Bus Grodno
Website
avgrodno.by
Bus from Grodno to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
avgrodno.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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Germania Flug AG, Austrian Airlines, Finnair and five other airlines offer flights from Vilnius Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 653+ hotels available in Switzerland. Prices start at $87 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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