Direct flights to Vilnius are operated by Ryanair from London Stansted while provider Wizzair operates flights from London Luton, Doncaster-Sheffield (Robinhood Airport) and Liverpool John Lennon Airport. AirBaltic also runs flights from London Gatwick Airport on a seasonal basis. There are also a variety of connecting flights with stops to Vilnius offered by Brussels Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, Lufthansa and Estonian Air. Vilnius International Airport is only 6km from the city center and can be reached by bus, train and taxi. Bus route number 1 is the quickest way to access the airport from the city center.
Vilnius, in Lithuania, dates back to the middle ages and is home to a remarkable variety of historical and cultural sights. Well known for its romantic and ethereal beauty, the city's old town reflects its history in striking Baroque, Renaissance and Gothic architecture. Vilnius Cathedral and Gediminas Castle are two historical attractions that are popular with visitors. Modern galleries, museums and entertainment spaces perfectly complement these as more traditional visitor attractions. Additionally the city boasts an excellent range of restaurants, bars and traditional beer houses.