Daily Car Hire Rates in Kaunas

  • Economy

    Volkswagen Polo
    5 |
    2 |
    5 |
    From € 17.07
  • Compact

    Volkswagen Golf
    5 |
    3 |
    5 |
    From € 21.19
  • Standard

    Volkswagen Jetta
    5 |
    4 |
    4 |
    From € 29.10
  • Mini

    Toyota Aygo
    4 |
    1 |
    3 |
    From € 36.41
  • Estate

    Volkswagen Golf Estate
    5 |
    5 |
    5 |
    From € 39.17

*daily rates in Kaunas based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for todays best prices.

Kaunas Car Hire - Did You Know?

  • Kaunas was the capital of the country between the wars.
  • The city is built where the country’s two main rivers join.
  • It was founded in Roman times.
  • It’s rumoured to be named after the Roman called Kunas who founded the city.
  • It’s known as the cultural and academic heart of the country.
  • Klaipeda is approximately 220 km north west and Vilnius Airport 100 km south east of Kaunas.

Kaunas Mini Guide

The city of Kaunas is located in Lithuania and, with a population of around 350,000, it is the second largest in the country followed by Vilnius.

Kaunas view

Legend surrounds the city's name and one being that it is named after the son of a Roman who was fearful of the empire and fled to Lithuania to escape the emperor.

Access to the city is good due to its central location. The city has a large international airport as well as excellent roads and motorways.

The city has many parks and nature reserves in its district and there are many historical places of interest for visitors to visit. These include Kaunas Castle, Vytautas' Church, Kaunas Cathedral Basilica, Pazaislis Abbey, Kaunas Fortress and St George's Church.

Kaunas Fortress
For those who are not interested in the architectural sites the city also has a state zoo and Botanical Gardens. Kaunas has a well-developed cultural side with many museums in the city such as the Aviation Museum, the Historic Presidential Palace, Kaunas Picture Gallery and the Lithuania Sports Museum.

Kaunas Botanical Gardens

There is also no shortage of theatres with a total of five in the city. 
For those who enjoy a lively nightlife scene the city does not disappoint. Although it could never be classified as a wild night out it does have a healthy share of bars and clubs and their numbers are increasing.

The city has many live music venues and also a casino for those that fancy a flutter during their visit.

Latest Update from Kaunas:

25/05/12 - An interesting event taking place in Kaunas this year is the Napoleon Bonaparte and the Time Machine re-enactment of the invasion of Russia by the French Emperor. A large part of the city winds the clock back from the 22nd to the 24th June when cannon, gunfire, pomp and ceremony take over.

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Kaunas has so much to see and do, you’ll need to come back many times to see it all. Hiring a car will make getting to the various sights a lot quicker and you should begin in the old town.

Here in the City Hall Square you have the elegant city hall, painted in white and known locally as the white swan. The square is a great place to sit and sip coffee whilst people watching. Kaunas Castle nearby is the oldest building in the city and dates from the 13th century.

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