There are 7 ways to get from Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Kaunas  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Kaunas (KUN) WAW - KUN

$75 - $320

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Bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Kaunas

$19 - $30

5 alternative options

Fly to Vilnius, train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Vilnius (VNO) WAW - VNO
  2. Take the train from Vilnius to Kaunas

$59 - $158

Fly to Palanga, bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Palanga (PLQ) WAW - PLQ
  2. Take the bus from Palangos oro uostas to Kaunas

$67 - $163

Bus, train  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Warsaw Lotnisko Chopina Airport to Białystok
  2. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas

$20 - $22

Train  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Bialystok Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas

$21 - $30

Drive  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas 260.9 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas is to bus and train which costs 70 zł - 85 zł and takes 8 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas is to fly which costs 280 zł - 1 200 zł and takes 2 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas. However, there are services departing from Terminal Autokarowy 02 and arriving at Kaunas via Warszawa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Lotnisko Chopina and arriving at Kaunas via Warszawa Wschodnia and Białystok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 22 min.

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The distance between Warsaw Airport (WAW) and Kaunas is 360 km. The road distance is 417.5 km.

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The best way to get from Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 13 min and costs 70 zł - 85 zł.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas, including transfers.

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Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Warszawa station.

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Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Warszawa Wschodnia station.

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The best way to get from Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas is to fly which takes 2 h 10 min and costs 280 zł - 1 200 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 75 zł - 110 zł and takes 8 h 22 min, you could also bus, which costs 65 zł - 120 zł and takes 8 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Airport to Kaunas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Kaunas station.

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Map of how to get from Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas.
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  • Distance: 225.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

What companies run services between Warsaw Airport (WAW), Poland and Kaunas, Lithuania?

LOT flies from Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Warsaw Airport (WAW) to Kaunas via Warszawa Wschodnia, Bialystok, and Białystok in around 8 h 22 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Warsaw to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Warsaw to Palanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Warsaw to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16 - $120
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Warsaw to Palanga via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Białystok to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
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 Warszawa Wschodnia to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Palangos oro uostas to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
kautra.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
Zak Express
Phone
+48 87 733 14 33
Website
zakexpress.pl
Bus from Warsaw Lotnisko Chopina Airport to Białystok
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
zakexpress.pl

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