There are three options to get to Vilnius – by rail, by bus or by plane. Please check these options by yourself.
After arrival to Vilnius you will need to use public transport. There are several options.
How to reach Vilnius center by bus
No. 1 – to the railway station, runs every 30-50 minutes;
No. 2 – through the centre of the city, runs every 10-20 minutes;
No. 3G – through the centre of the city, runs every 10-20 minutes;
No. 88 – through the Old Town, runs every 20-30 minutes.
Bus times are available at bus stops or on the website www.stops.lt. This website has a map with all stops and a journey planner, which you can use to your advantage.
Tickets for buses can be bought on a bus (this is the easy way, but the tickets are valid for single boarding!) or you can buy an electronic travel card at any newspaper kiosk (electronic tickets are valid for either 30 or 60 minutes).
– when it is bought on a bus – 1,00 €;
– when purchasing an electronic travel card, please double-check the ticket prices here.
For more information please visit Vilnius airport website.
How to reach Vilnius centre by train
Distance from the airport to Vilnius Railway station is about 5 km, the journey takes up to 8 minutes. Trains run approximately every 60 minutes. The routes and schedule can be found at www.litrail.lt. Tickets can be purchased on the train or at Vilnius Railway Station. Ticket price – 0.72 €.
Lithuania has a well-developed network of roads. There are two European Highways, with branch lines, Via Baltica (Helsinki – Warsaw, part of the E67 Highway that runs to Warsaw and Prague) and West – East (Klaipeda – Moscow). The traffic is right hand in Lithuania.
– 50km/h in townships
– 80 km/h outside the townships
– 100/110/130 km/h on a highway according to a road type and season
Parking on pavement is forbidden unless the signs tell otherwise. Parking usually is paid, you can pay in the nearest parking meter. The payment value depends on the parking lot place.
Automatic gas stations serve customers all 24 hours. They accept cash in banknotes as well as credit cards.
There is a choice of international bus lines connecting Vilnius with other European cities. There are direct buses to Lithuania (Vilnius) from Belarus, Denmark, France, Italy, Germany, Norway, Latvia, Poland, Estonia, Russia, etc. Please find the routs and buy the tickets on the Lux Express website or on the Eurolines website.