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Warsaw - Kaunas Bus Schedule

Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Warsaw to Kaunas. Traveling by bus from Warsaw to Kaunas usually takes around 6 hours and 20 minutes, but the fastest Lux Express bus can make the trip in 6 hours and 10 minutes.

Distance219 mi (353 km)
Shortest duration6h 10m
Cheapest price$19.05
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceLux Express
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Warsaw to Kaunas?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Warsaw to Kaunas. Lux Express is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Lux Express26h 21m$21.19
  • Lux Express

    Lux Express

    Book Lux Express from Warsaw to Kaunas from $19. There are 2 trips per day offered by Lux Express from Warsaw to Kaunas and you can expect on average to pay for a Lux Express ticket to Kaunas. In Warsaw, Lux Express departs to Kaunas from Aleje Jerozolimskie 144 and one other station. In Kaunas, Lux Express arrives at Bus Station .

    An average trip on Lux Express from Warsaw to Kaunas takes 6 hours and 21 minutes , while the fastest available Lux Express trip will get you to Kaunas in 6 hours and 10 minutes .

    On weekends, Lux Express offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Kaunas.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Warsaw to Kaunas during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Warsaw to Kaunas?

The bus takes an average of 6 hours and 20 minutes to cover the 219 miles from Warsaw to Kaunas. However, the fastest bus only takes 6 hours and 10 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Warsaw to Kaunas for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Kaunas, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Warsaw?

The first bus leaves at 8:00pm and the last bus leaves at 8:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Warsaw to Kaunas, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Warsaw to Kaunas. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

City Information


A historic city with a rich cultural heritage, Warsaw is a famous destination for culturally-inclined tourists. One of the city’s most popular attractions is the Old Town quarter, which has been recognized as a World Heritage Site. Filled with rebuilt buildings that mimic 14th-century houses, the area offers an interesting look into the city’s past. It also houses plenty of restaurants, cafés, and shops, so don’t hesitate to check these places out. For those interested in the history of the Jewish people in Poland, the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews boasts eye-opening exhibitions. For nature-lovers, don’t miss out on the Łazienki Królewskie Museum, which features various gardens for you to explore.

The city is considered the best destination in Poland for foodies. Some famous local favorites include Stolica and Restauracja Polska Różana, both of which offer amazing Polish dishes. For a more affordable option, Prasowy is a good choice.

Warszawa Centralna is the main trail station in the city. The main bus station is located right outside the Warszawa Zachodnia train station at al. Jerozolimskie 144. For air services, the city is served by the Warsaw Chopin Airport, 6.1 miles from the city, and the Warsaw-Modlin Airport, 22 miles north of it.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Warsaw?

Aleje Jerozolimskie 144  - PLWRADEFLX2-0

Image credit: Panek

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Departure stations

Warsaw has two bus stations with service to Kaunas.

All bus stations in Warsaw:

  • Aleje Jerozolimskie 144

  • Dworzec Centralny 04

Where does the bus arrive in Kaunas?

Arrival stations

All buses from Warsaw arrive at one main station in Kaunas.

All bus stations in Kaunas:

  • Bus Station

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