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Lithuanias second-busiest airport, Kaunas Airport, is the Baltic states fastest-growing airport. It mainly handles international cargo and passenger flights, and is located 15kms northeast of the city. Budget carrier Ryanair has a base here and offers various flights to the UK and other European destinations. Air Baltic provides a service to Riga, in neighbouring Latvia.
The main terminal building is spread over three floors and features 12 check-in desks, two arrivals halls and two departures halls. Car hire in Kaunas Airport can be arranged at the rental desks on the first floor, which also features tourist information, two restaurants and a café. Further check-in desks, gates and eateries are situated on the second floor, while there is an airport travel shop on the third floor.
Lithuanias second city has some superb attractions in and around it, with car rental in Kaunas Airport a good way to see them all. The Pazaislis Monastery and Church, the largest of its kind in Lithuania, is located by the Kaunas Reservoir, around 25kms east of the city. The capital, Vilnius, is less than an hours drive away along the A1.
Bitterly cold winters and warm summers mean the months between May and September are probably the best months for tourists to visit. June to August tends to see temperatures around 20°C, while May and September offer slightly lower temperatures. Sub-zero temperatures are common between December and February. The city experiences a lot of rain on average rain falls once every two days with November to January the wettest period.
This modern airport has a number of car rental desks on the ground floor, where visitors can compare car hire and choose a vehicle which suits their needs. Cars must have winter tyres fitted between November and April by law. Tourists should beware of potentially hazardous conditions in the winter month; however, the road network is well developed.