Useful information
LITHUANIA'S CAPITAL VILNIUS

Getting here:

It is around 1-3 hours by plain from Europe countries.
2 h 40 min flight from London.
2 h 45 min flight from Paris.
2 h 5 min flight from Brussels.
1 h 20 min flight from Berlin.
1 h 45 min flight from Oslo.

Visas information:


There is no requirement for visas from all Europe countries.

Lithuania is in Schengen area.

Public transport:

Taxi

Bus

Trolleybus
Microbus


City Centre:


15-25 min by public transport from airport

5-10 min by public transportation from railway station


More information about transport here

 


Facts

Area 65,300 sq. km. About 30%  covered by forests. There are about 2,800 lakes
Location On the Eastern shore of the Baltic Sea
Borders with Latvia, Belarus, Poland, Russia (Kaliningrad)
Time zone UTC/GMT +2 hours (EET)
Climate Marine/Continental
Government Parliamentary Republic
Population 3,244,600 (2011)
Capital Vilnius
State language Lithuanian
State religion Roman Catholicism
Currency Lithuanian Litas (LTL) €1 - 3.4528 LTL
Membership EU, NATO, Schengen Area