The city of Kaunas is located in the centre of Lithuania, 100 km north-west of Vilnius. The city can easily be reached by plane, train or coach: 

• By Plane
Kaunas Airport is a small, modern airport situated in Karmėlava, about 12 km north from the centre of Kaunas. Low fare airline Ryanair operate between Kaunas and over 20 different European cities. You can take a City bus No 29 or a taxi to get to the centre of Kaunas. Vilnius Airport is the main international airport in Lithuania situated 5 km from the centre of Vilnius where central train and bus stations are located. Thus, you will have to take a train, a City bus No 1 or a taxi to reach Vilnius Train or Bus Stations (stations are located in a walking distance from each other) where you will have to take a train or coach to Kaunas.

• By Train
If you choose to travel by train, there is a direct connection from Vilnius to Kaunas. Train tickets can be purchased at the station or in train. The journey takes approx. 1.5 hours.

Kaunas Railway Station (geležinkelio stotis) is located right in the city centre, a 15-minute walk from the Old Town. Kaunas University of Tehnology, the Department of Physics can be reached by trolleybus lines no. 5, 7, 16 or bus lines no. 28, 39, departing from bus stop near Railway Station which will take you to stop "Breslaujos g.". It is aprox. 800 m walking distance to the Department of Physics.

• By Coach
There is a direct bus connection from Vilnius to Kaunas. The journey takes 1.5-2 hours.Kaunas Bus Station (autobusų stotis) is close to the railway station. Kaunas University of Tehnology, the Department of Physics can be reached by bus line no. 3, departing from bus stop near Bus Station which will take you to stop "Studentų g.". It is aprox. 500 m walking distance to the Department of Physics.

 

Prices of the public transportation tickets in Kaunas:
• Busses, Trolleybuses - 0,70 Eur (Driver)

More information about Kaunas public transportation system, You can find in the website: www.stops.lt .