Getting to Vilnius
Getting to and from Vilnius couldn’t be easier. The city’s international airport operates direct flights to Europe’s main cities, with flight times of only three hours or less. And with new routes and operators being introduced throughout the year, the city’s global reach is set to expand. The airport, meanwhile, is only a 30-minute taxi ride from the center.
The city also boasts plentiful bus and ferry links from neighboring countries. Once you are in Vilnius, you will discover that it’s easy to explore the country, with some of the best roads in CEE, and comfortable and affordable bus and train travel.
Vilnius is perfectly sized for getting around. Even if you have a house or apartment on the outskirts, the center is only a short 30-minute commute at most. The city also boasts a modern and integrated public transportation infrastructure, and you’ll find that there are trolley buses and buses connecting every corner of the city.
Though if you're staying longer
Now you’re in Vilnius, why not see more of the country and the Baltic region? There’s a cheap and easy to use rail network that’ll give you access to some of the countries real beauty spots. You can take a quick train to Trakai, which is famous for its medieval, island castle, or a longer journey to Ignalina, from where you can explore the country’s gorgeous highland lake region.
Meanwhile, 3.5 hours by train will get you to Klaipeda, the country’s beautiful harbor city, from where it’s a short ferry journey to the Curonian Spit, a protected nature reserve that is famous for its mountainous dunes and pristine beaches. You’ll also find that there’s an extensive bus network that covers the country and the whole Baltic Region.