ARRIVAL BY CAR
The exact address of the KILKIM ŽAIBU is: Dvaro g. 3, Užulėnis, Ukmergė, Lithuania,
in the territory of the Manor Museum of President Antanas Smetona.
Coordinates: 55.4248039, 24.5640448
ARRIVAL BY PLANE (available 4 airports)
Vilnius is the capital of Lithuania and is located 100 km (~1.5 hours by car) from the festival.
Vilnius airport (VNO) has connections with many European airports - Amsterdam, Berlin, London, Dublin, Paris, Frankfurt, Munich, Oslo, Bergen, Stockholm, Milan, Rome, Eindhoven, Warsaw, Brussels, Copenhagen, Dortmund and many more.
Main airlines are AirBaltic, Ryanair, Wizz Air, Lufthansa, Finnair, Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines etc.
Full information on flights to Vilnius can be found here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vilnius_Airport
Hotels in Vilnius: http://www.booking.com/Vilnius-Hotels
Vilnius is 700 years old city and is known for the architecture in its Old Town, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vilnius
Kaunas city has airport, which is located 70 km (~ 1 hour by car) from festival territory.
Airlines providing flights to Kaunas airport (KUN) are Ryanair, Wizz Air and LOT Polish Airlines.
Full information on flights to Kaunas can be found here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaunas_Airport
Hotels in Kaunas: http://www.booking.com/Kaunas-Hotels
Kaunas is the second-largest city in Lithuania and has historically been a leading centre of Lithuanian economic and cultural life. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaunas
Riga is the capital of Latvia and the busiest airport in Baltic States with direct flights to over 80 destinations in 30 countries.
Riga airport (RIX) has connections with almost any of major European airports - Berlin, Frankfurt, Munich, Hamburg, Dusseldorf, Cologne, Bremen, Hahn, London (Gatwick, Stansted, Luton), Manchester, Liverpool, East-Midlands, Glasgow, Dublin, Paris, Barcelona, Amsterdam, Eindhoven, Brussels, Oslo, Bergen, Stavanger, Copenhagen, Billund, Stockholm, Helsinki, Turku, Warsaw, Prague, Vienna, Zürich, Budapest, Bucharest, Milan, Rome, Istanbul, TelAviv, Kiev, Minsk, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Tbilisi and many more.
Main airlines are airBaltic, Ryanair, Wizz Air, SAS, Lufthansa, Finnair, Norwegian Air Shuttle, LOT Polish Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Aeroflot etc.
Full information on flights can be found here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riga_International_Airport
Hotels/hostels in Riga: http://www.booking.com/Riga-Hotels
Riga is the city with 800 years old history and beautiful Old Town which is famous for its unique Art Nouveau / Jugendstil architecture. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riga
Distance from Riga to festival site is 215 km (~3 hour trip by car).
Palanga International Airport is a small regional airport located in the west part of Lithuania, next to Baltic Sea. It is located 300 km (~3 hour by car) from the festival.
The regular flights are operated to London (Stansted, Luton), Copenhagen, Oslo, Warsaw, Minsk and Riga. Full information on flights to Palanga (PLQ) can be found here:
Hotels in Palanga: http://www.booking.com/Palanga-Hotels
Palanga is is a seaside resort town and has beaches of sand 18 km long and up to 300 m wide. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palanga
FAN BUSES TO KILKIM ŽAIBU FROM VILNIUS / KAUNAS
There will be special festival buses running to KILKIM ŽAIBU from Vilnius, Kaunas and Riga (info Tba)
The Vilnius bus departs on June 23 (Thursday), 11:00 from "Panorama' Hotel (Sodų g. 14, Vilnius). The hotel is near Vilnius's bus and train stations, next to McDonald's restaurant. At 12:00 - 12:30 the bus stops at "Senukai" (Jonavos g. 62) in Kaunas.
Bus ticket is priced at 20€ per person including a return to Kaunas or Vilnius. The return bus departs at 11:00 on the June 26 (Sunday).
You can reserve your seat at firstname.lastname@example.org or +37067828788
FAN BUSES TO KILKIM ŽAIBU FROM RIGA
Trip by bus to „Kilkim žaibu 2022“ festival from Riga!
We offer festival packages! Package price is 75eur (incl. one spot in the bus both ways and festival entrance for all days). Important: Amount of festival packages for this price is strictly limited! Later the price will grow. You can book only place at the bus also.
Trip starts on Thursday, June 23, at 13:00 from Riga, Satekles str. 2A (ATTENTION!!! Please check the correct address using Google maps).
Back to Riga bus will leave at 11:00 Sunday, June 26 from the festival location.
Festival visitors can book place in a bus by e-mail sending to:
email@example.com or by phone (send SMS please) +371 27 086 038
ARRIVAL BY FERRY
Nearest city where arrives ferry is KLAIPEDA, which is 250 km from festival site. It’s possible to book a ferry to Klaipeda (Lithuania) from the ports of Kiel and Sassnitz (Germany), and Karlshamn (Sweden). And of course, you can also come by ferry to Riga, Liepāja, Ventspils and Tallinn ports.
More info: http://www.aferry.com/klaipeda-ferry.htm
And of course, you can also come by ferry to Riga, Liepāja, Ventspils and Tallinn ports.
YOU CAN PURCHASE BUS TICKETS IN LITHUANIA HERE:
Look for bus tickets to Ukmergė.
From Ukmergė town you can take local bus to "Lėnas". Timetable for festival days:
6:40 val. Ukmergė - Lėnas
7:28 val. Lėnas - Ukmergė
13:30 val. Ukmergė - Lėnas
14:17 val. Lėnas - Ukmergė
June 24 - no buses
June 25 d.
6:30 val. Ukmergė - Lėnas per Taujėnu
13:30 val. Ukmergė - Lėnas per Taujėnus
26 d. - no buses.
For those who like to travel adventurously, we recommend getting off at the bus stop "Mažeikiai" on the Vilnius - Šiauliai highway. The bus stop is 7 km away from the festival territory. All buses from Vilnius, Šiauliai and Panevėžys stop at this bus stop. From this stop you will have a good opportunity to hitchike / walk / use your own bike or scooter to the reach the Festival area.
Ukmergė town taxi services:
HERMIS taksi - (8-616) 33393, https://iskviesti.hermistaksi.lt/ (can be ordered online)
Arūno taxi - (8-629) 39377
Dutukas taxi - (8-340) 65444
Virgio taxi - (8-676) 98818
Gango Taksi Ukmergė - (8-686) 24222
YOU CAN PURCHASE TRAIN TICKETS IN LITHUANIA HERE:
Look for train tickets to Panevėžys. From Panevėžys you will need to buy a bus ticket to Ukmergė.
Photos: Juras Stasiūnas