THE BIGGEST FASHION
AND TEXTILE FAIR IN THE BALTIC STATES
17-19 October, 2019
Lithuanian Exhibition and Congress Centre LITEXPO

Practical information

Climate - Lithuania has a central European climate. The everage temperature in October is about 8 ˚C, but can also reach 20 ˚C.
Time - Lithuania lies in the Central European Time zone (GMT + 2 hours, or same as, for instance, Helsinki, Riga, and Tallinn).
Currency - the official currency in Lithuania is Euro (EUR). Currency can be exchanged at the airport and banks. Currency converter.
Credit Cards - Visa and Master Card are accepted in most shops, hotels and restaurants. You will find a cash dispenser on nearly every corner.
Electrical Appliances - the voltage in Lithuania is 220 volts.

Emergency Telephone Number: 112
Dial this number from all public telephone networks anywhere in Lithuania. Calls to this number are free of charge at any time of the day, from any service provider, mobile or fixed line. Dial this number to report criminal offences, life-threatening conditions, health, safety or environmental hazards, and call respective emergency services.

Information Hotline: 1588
24/7 they have all answers!

Insurance
All participants are reminded that the organizer is not liable for any losses, accidents or damage done to persons or private property. Hosted buyers and participants are requested to make their own arrangements in respect of health and travel insurance.

Learn Lithuanian before you arrive

Good morning - Labas rytas Railway station - Traukinių sotis
Good afternoon - Laba diena Bus/ Torlley bus stop - Stotelė
Good evening - Labas vakaras Ticket - Bilietas
Hello - Labas (informal) Old town - Senamiestis
Goodbye - Viso gero Street - Gatvė
See you later - Iki pasimatymo Avenue - Prospektas
Thanks - Ačiū Hotel - Viešbutis
Airport - Oro uostas Bank - Bankas
Bus station - Autobusų stotis Shop - Parduotuvė


Accomodation

Organizers of the fair would like to offer several suitable hotels in Vilnius. Some of them are closest hotels to exhibition center  "Litexpo" . Please choose trhe right ones from the attached list and apply directry to the hotel. List of hotels and order form.


Passport & VISA issuance

All foreign visitors entering Lithuania must have a valid passport. For some countries a visa is necessary. List of Countries, whose citizens do not require visas to enter the Republic of Lithuania. Please press here for more information about visas.


Letter of invitation

If required, the organizer will send you a letter of invitation. Please fill the questionnaire and send it back to organizer by e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . It should be understood that this letter is only to help participants raise travel funds or obtain a visa, and is not a commitment on the part of the organizers to provide financial support. Due to the fact that consulates and embassies need a lot of time to process a visa request, we advice you to ask for a letter of invitation at your earliest convenience.

Customs brokerage services and cargo handling

By prior request to participate PAN-LIT Service provides customs brokerage services, and perform loading operations for which the participant pays the same (tel. +370 5 244 56 77, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ). Application submitted at least one month before arrival.

Getting Here




Airport information

The main airport of the country is located in the south of Vilnius. It is only 7 km or 15 minutes’ drive by car from the city centre and aprox. 30 minutes’ drive to Le Meridien Vilnius hotel (the furthermost from the airport located hotel).


Getting to LITEXPO or city center

By taxi:

The most convenient and fast way to reach hotels from Vilnius International Airport is to use a taxi or book a private transfer in advance through the hotel.
The taxis that are already at the airport are known to be 3-4 times more expensive than the ordinary ones. For your convenience please find below a list of Vilnius taxi companies that are reasonably priced and offer a better quality service:
- “Standarttaksi” price is from 0.64 €/ km +0.87 € boarding fee. Phone number +370 5 2400004 or 1422
- “Vilnius Veza” price is from 0.69 €/ km + 1.13 € boarding fee. Phone number +370 5 2333337 or 1450
 
By bus:

No. 1 AIRPORT <> RAILROAD AND BUS STATION
Runs every 40-50 minutes. First bus leaves from the airport at 05:49AM, the last one at 22:23PM;

No. 3G AIRPORT <> CENTER-FABIJONIŠKĖS
Runs every 8-10 minutes. First bus leaves from the airport a 05:22 AM, the last one leaves at 23:11 PM;

No. 88 AIRPORT <> KONSTITUCIJOS PR.
Runs every16-17 minutes. First bus leaves from the airport a 05:16 AM, the last one leaves at 01:39 PM.

Once you have boarded public transportation, you can purchase a one way ticket from the driver that costs 1 euro.
Bus times are available at bus stops or on the website www.stops.lt

Tickets for trolleybuses and buses can be bought at any newspaper kiosk or they can be bought on the trolley/buss.
Ticket price for 30 min journey - 0,64 €
Ticket price for 60 min journey - 0.93 €

By train:

Distance from the airport to Vilnius Railway station is about 5 km, the journey takes up to 8 minutes. Trains run approximately every 60 minutes. The schedule can be found at www.litrail.lt. Tickets can be purchased on the train or at Vilnius Railway Station.
Ticket price - 0.73 €
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