There are 5 ways to get from Warsaw to Kaunas by bus, train, 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.

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Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Kaunas

$26 - $40

Cheapest option

Train  •  7 h 19 min

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

$20 - $23

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Kaunas 253.1 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Kaunas  •  4 h 30 min

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

$76 - $325

Fly to Vilnius, train  •  5 h 47 min

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

$56 - $165

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Warsaw to Kaunas is to train which costs 75 zł - 90 zł and takes 7 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warsaw to Kaunas is to fly which costs 280 zł - 1 300 zł and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Warsaw and Kaunas is 353 km. The road distance is 405 km.

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The bus from Warszawa to Kaunas takes 6 h 10 min including transfers and departs four times a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Warszawa and arriving at Kaunas. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Warsaw to Kaunas. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Kaunas via Białystok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 19 min.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Kaunas is to bus which takes 6 h 10 min and costs 100 zł - 140 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 75 zł - 90 zł and takes 7 h 19 min, You could also fly, which costs 280 zł - 1 300 zł and takes 4 h 30 min..

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Map of how to get from Warsaw to Kaunas.
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  • Distance: 220.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Kaunas, Lithuania?

Billy operates a bus from Warsaw to Kaunas twice a week. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 10 min. Ecolines also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Warsaw to Kaunas via Bialystok and Białystok in around 7 h 19 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
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Warsaw to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16 - $120
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
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
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$4 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Warszawa to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl

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