Kauno Autobusai (Kaunas Buses), a municipal transport company in Lithuania's second-largest city of Kaunas, will buy 85 news trolleybuses for 29.4 million euros from Poland's Solaris Bus & Coach S.A.
© DELFI / Lukas Bartkus

Following the upgrade, there will be no several-decade-old Škoda trolleybuses left in Kaunas. The first trolleybuses are scheduled to arrive nest summer at the latest, and the remaining will be delivered over the next four months.

The old Škoda trolleybuses will become pieces of art and will be part of an exhibition.

Kauno Autobusais carries around 80 million passengers a year.

It is prohibited to copy and republish the text of this publication without a written permission from UAB „BNS“.
Leave a comment
or for anonymous commenting click here
By posting, you agree to terms
Read comments Read comments

Minister threatens to terminate contracts with companies failing to deliver pensions

With public discontent arising over delayed pensions, Minister of Social Security and Labour Linas...

Lithuanian gov't invites expats to return amid hard Brexit worries

The Lithuanian government has invited on Wednesday its expats living in the UK to return to Lithuania...

Bad news from the courtroom for V. Gapšys

On Tuesday, the Lithuanian Court of Appeals rejected Vytautas Gapšys defence attorney’s...

Agrokoncernas responds to LRT investigation

In response to LRT information on the situation over “ Farmer ” leader Ramūnas Karbauskis ‘...

Three schools – one director: education institution head shortage due to low wages and high requirements

It is not only the number of students that is declining in schools. For a time now, there has also...