Getting to Kaunas
Kaunas International Airport is located close to the city and has directs flights to some cities in the UK, Ireland, Norway, Denmark and other countries. Many flights connect via Warsaw.
City bus No. 29 conveniently connects Kaunas Airport and Kaunas city: AIRPORT TO CITY BUS (ignore the references to Litas, only Euro is used in Lithuania since 2015).
The trip costs €1. You can buy the ticket at the bus; prepaid cards are available at Narvesen kiosks (there’s one at the arrivals hall of the airport, too).
Taxi trip costs approximately €20 (ask the driver to indicate the price before the trip starts).
Consider using Taxify App (there is no Uber in Kaunas, but Taxify works the same).
Vilnius International Airport is the main airport of Lithuania. There are a few ways to travel to Kaunas:
You can plan your trip and buy train tickets on the Lithuanian Railways website: https://www.traukiniobilietas.lt/portal/en
There is no direct train to Kaunas from Vilnius Airport, you need to take a short (8 min) train ride to Vilnius and then change. Transfer times vary; ideally 20-40 minutes.
There is a direct bus from Vilnius airport to Kaunas. However, in Kaunas it stops outside of the city centre (Savanoriu Ave. 402A). Schedules and tickets: https://www.ollex.lt/en/express/Vilnius-airport/buy-a-ticket
From there, you can take City bus No. 29 to get to the city centre (aprox. 20 mins) or various busses to get to the meeting venue (schedules and routes: http://www.stops.lt/kaunas/#plan//en).
Santaka Valley KTU Science,
Technology and Business Centre
K. Baršausko g. 59, Kaunas
Public Transport (City Bus)
Depending on the starting point, the trip to the venue by bus will be 15-30 minutes. You can find the routes, timetables, trip and a convenient trip planner here: http://www.stops.lt/kaunas/#plan//en
Information about the tickets: https://www.kvt.lt/en/tickets/ticket-fares/
Using the Taxify App is a convenient way to travel in Kaunas: https://taxify.eu/cities/kaunas/ There is no Uber in Kaunas.
There are many affordable accommodation options in Kaunas. The best areas to stay in Kaunas are the city centre area around the main pedestrian avenue (Laisvės ave) and the Old Town (around the Town Hall and Kaunas Castle).
Park Inn by Radisson Kaunas (K. Donelaičio str. 27; 15 min by bus to the venue)
Best Western Santakos Hotel (J. Gruodžio str. 21; 25 mins by bus to the venue)
Amberton Cozy Hotel Kaunas (V. Kuzmos str. 8; 30 mins by bus to the venue)