Warsaw to Vilnius

Warsaw to Vilnius

  Sep 22, 2021, 10 trips (PLN 79 – PLN 0)

Warsaw to Vilnius Schedule

Warsaw to Vilnius Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Lot Polish Airlines Economy #LO77514:40 - 16:45PLN 1,523
Local Carrier Standard AC 21:00 - 06:00PLN 89
Lot Polish Airlines Economy #LO77322:45 - 00:50PLN 1,523
Ecolines Standard AC 22:20 - 07:15PLN 79

Transportation from Warsaw to Vilnius

How to get from Warsaw to Vilnius

When you want to get from Warsaw to Vilnius, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about PLN 1,524. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as PLN 80.

How far is Warsaw from Vilnius?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Warsaw to Vilnius. Your trip will be a total of 292 miles (469 km). The flying distance is 339 miles (545 km).

How long does it take to get from Warsaw to Vilnius?

The travel time from Warsaw to Vilnius can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 30 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Warsaw to Vilnius?

The cost of the trip from Warsaw to Vilnius varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Ecolines: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as PLN 80 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as PLN 1,524.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Warsaw to Vilnius:

  • Bus tickets - PLN 82 to PLN 175;
  • Plane tickets - PLN 191 to PLN 1,522;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from PLN 1,461 to PLN 2,560.

How many trips per day are there between Warsaw and Vilnius?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Warsaw to Vilnius depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 06:15 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:30. There are 1 available bus trips every day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Warsaw to Vilnius any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Warsaw to Vilnius. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is PLN 191.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Warsaw to Vilnius
Lot Polish Airlines, Norwegian, Wizz Air


Taking a bus from Warsaw to Vilnius is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Warsaw to Vilnius. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as PLN 1,461.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

The most popular transport from Warsaw to Vilnius

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Warsaw to Vilnius? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.