2022 June 23-25, Ukmergė, Lithuania
Baltic culture and extreme music festival



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, LITHUANIA

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, LITHUANIA

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, LATVIA

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, LITHUANIA

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:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palanga_International_Airport

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 25€ 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 rikottt@gmail.com or +37067828788 

https://www.facebook.com/events/441574947742118/   


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:

estragons@inbox.lv or by phone (send SMS please) +371 27 086 038

 https://www.facebook.com/events/357883366270377 


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: 

https://www.autobusubilietai.lt/en 

Look for bus tickets to Ukmergė. From Ukmergė town you can take local bus to "Lėnas". Timetable for festival days:

June 23

6:40 val.  Ukmergė - Lėnas 

7:28  val. Lėnas - Ukmergė

13:30 val. Ukmergė - Lėnas

14:17 val. Lėnas - Ukmergė

June 24

6:30 val. Ukmergė -  Lėnas per Taujėnu

7:13 val. Lėnas - Ukmergė per Taujėnus

13:30 val. Ukmergė - Lėnas per Taujėnus

14:17 val. Lėnas - Ukmergė per Taujėnus 

Birželio 25 d. ir 26 d. - no buses. 

TAXI

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:  

https://traukiniobilietas.lt/portal/en 

Look for train tickets to Panevėžys. From Panevėžys you will need to buy a bus ticket to Ukmergė.


Photos: Juras Stasiūnas