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Kaunas Airport

General information

Kaunas Airport is the second airport in Lithuania, after Vilnius Airport. The airport started operations in 1988. Since 2005, Ryanair offers flights to and from Kaunas Airport, filling the gap regional airline Air Lithuania left behind. Opposite the terminal you can find Air Hotel, perfect for an early flight.


Where is Kaunas Airport situated?

Lithuania’s second airport is located near the village of Karmėlava, northeast of the city. By road, the airport is easily accessible via the A6/E262 motorway.

How many terminals does Kaunas Airport have?

The airport has one small and modern terminal, consisting of two floors. On the ground floor you will find the Arrivals hall and two ATMs. The check-in desks, security check and Departures hall are located on the first floor.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Kaunas Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Lithuania.

Airport Distance
Vilnius Airport 86km



The distance from Kaunas Airport to the centre of Kaunas is 14 kilometres. By car, it takes 25 minutes to get to the centre of Kaunas.

From KUN Airport to Kaunas City centre by Car
14 km
25 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Kaunas Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Kaunas Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Kaunas Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Bus services

You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Kaunas Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.

Bus services

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Kaunas Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Kaunas is about € 20.-. Book your taxi at Kaunas Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From KUN Airport to Kaunas City centre by Taxi
14 km
25 min
€ 20.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Kaunas Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Europcar, Avis, Hertz, Enterprise, Sixt, Budget, National (Enterprise Holdings), Alamo (Enterprise Holdings) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Kaunas Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Kaunas Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Kaunas Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Kaunas Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Kaunas Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Kaunas Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Ryanair
  • Wizz Air
  • LOT


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Kaunas Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Jūratės B&B Namai, Karmėlava

Situated just a 5-minute walk away from Kaunas International Airport, this bright B&B offers free private parking, a garden and a sauna. All rooms come with SAT-TV, air-conditioning and free Wi-Fi.


Air Hotel, Karmėlava

Offering accommodation with air conditioning, Air Hotel is set in Karmėlava, The property is located 50 metres from Kaunas airport. Free parking is available on site. Pets are welcome in this hotel, charges may apply.

Hotels in Kaunas

Looking for the best hotels in Kaunas? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Daugirdas Old City Hotel, Kaunas

The 4-star Daugirdas Old City Hotel is located in the heart of Kaunas’s Old Town, 50 metres from the Old Town Square. It offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi and a minibar.


Hotel Metropolis, Kaunas

Hotel Metropolis is located in the city centre of Kaunas, just off the Laisvės Alėja, a popular pedestrian street. The hotel is located in a historic building from the 19th century and offers rooms with free Wi-Fi.


Kaunas, Kaunas

Located in the centre of Kaunas, this 4-star Superior hotel is located directly on Laisvės Alėja. It features and air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi and mineral water. Free private parking is available.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Kaunas Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


From Vilnius: Sightseeing Tour to Kaunas

Explore the 2nd largest city in Lithuania on an 8-hour tour of Kaunas from Vilnius. Visit historic museums, the Devil’s Museum, and M.K. Čiurlionis National Art Museum, and the Pažaislis Monastery.


From Vilnius: Kaunas, Trakai and Paneriai Forest

Enjoy a day tour out of Vilnius to see the most interesting surrounding sites, all from different times and periods in history. Visit Kaunas, Pazaislis, Trakai castle and the Holocaust memorial.

Tour & transport

Kaunas Old Town: 2-Hour Ghost Tour

Follow your guide through the narrow streets of Kaunas Old Town, and hear legends about the city’s mysterious past. Spend 2 hours hearing chilling tales about the catacombs of Kaunas Castle, the hidden ghosts who come out when darkness falls, and more.

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