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Is Kaunas Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Yes! Generally Safe to Drink*

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Kaunas?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Kaunas.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Lithuania, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.


Tap Water Kaunas is a city located in Lithuanian province of Panevai. The main city of Vilniaus which is also known as Kaunas is a port city where many cruise lines dock. The most popular tourist destination in Vilniaus is Kaunas where visitors from western and eastern Europe come to experience the rich culture and tradition of Vilniaus. Tourists who want to stay in one of the comfortable hotels in Kaunas should check the quality of tap water before and while they decide to spend their vacation.

Tap Water Kaunas has a good supply of fresh drinking water, although nowadays it is getting polluted with different contaminants from factories, car exhausts, and other sources. However, the main environmental problem in Vilniaus is the deteriorating condition of the sewage system that leads to the contamination of the groundwater and the natural lakes. The residents of Vilniaus also complain about the bad taste of their tap water. Fortunately, most of the water quality pr

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.83 in USD (1.5-liter)


Kaunas tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 6% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 27% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 94% Very High
  • Water Quality 73% High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Kaunas, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

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Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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