in Kretinga of Klaipėda County, Lithuania

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
55.889 and 21.244 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 55° 53' 19" and E 21° 14' 40"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Lithuanian, Russian, Polish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:31 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Vilnius
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:12 am and 10:09 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Touring Kretinga

Kretinga in Kretinga (Klaipėda County) with it's 22,236 residents is a town located in Lithuania about 179 mi (or 288 km) north-west of Vilnius, the country's capital place.

Time in Kretinga is now 10:31 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Vilnius with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Kretinga. The closest airport in Lithuania is Palanga International Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Curonian Spit in a distance of 44 mi (or 71 km), South.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Klaipeda, Rucava, Skuodas, Nica and Nida. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 1006.4 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 93% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 17th of July 2019

15°C (60 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 18th of July 2019

19°C (66 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 19th of July 2019

18°C (64 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Virtualus Kretingos turas / Virtual Tour of Kretinga, Lithuania

Published: November 03, 2012
Length: 24:08 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: VietovesLt pasivažinėjimas po Kretingą / Virtual Tour of Kretinga, Lithuania / Виртуальный тур по Кретинга, Литва / Tour virtuel de Kretinga, Lituanie...

RADA Kretinga - „Salvės-SM Dubysa Šiauliai , RADOS taurės varžybos 2013 10 26

Published: October 28, 2013
Length: 44:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rimantas Navickas

Finalinės Tarptautinės XII RADOS rankinio taurės varžybos "RADA" - "Salvė SM Dubysa" , Kretinga "VšĮ Kretingos technologijos ir verslo mokykla"

[LG] D1-767 and D1-693, Kretinga station

Published: May 15, 2011
Length: 34:54 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: From the Baltics

Lithuanian DMU trains D1-767 (train Radviliskis - Klaipeda) and D1-693 (train Klaipeda - Radviliskis), Kretinga station, Lithuania / Литовские дизель-поезда Д1-767 (маршр...

1933 Plymouth Special - Rent Car in Kretinga

Published: April 12, 2015
Length: 08:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Aidas Abraitis

Buvo gražus pavasario vakaras , paukščiukai čiulbėjo , bet kažkas sudrumstė jų dainas,,,,,,,,

Drift Kretinga onboard+crash

Published: August 12, 2014
Length: 55:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Minde differ D

First drift day for me and car, was owesome.

[LG] TEP70BS-002 arrives and leaves Kretinga station

Published: August 25, 2010
Length: 08:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: From the Baltics

Lithuanian passenger locomotive TEP70BS-002 with train Vilnius - Klaipėda, arrives and leaves Kretinga station, Lithuania / Литовский тепловоз ТЭП70БС-002 с поездом...

drift kretinga 2014

Published: August 11, 2014
Length: 31:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andrius Lyskovecas

Motoball Kretinga Lietuva ( 06.2012 )

Published: June 24, 2012
Length: 18:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jimmysx500

Litauen vs Weißrussland Lietuva vs Baltarussia.

Kretinga PPG Nukleon WRC 29

Published: January 14, 2015
Length: 01:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Vidmantas Serapinas

Nukleon WRC 29.

[LG] ER20-002 and ER20-011, Kretinga station

Published: August 26, 2010
Length: 03:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: From the Baltics

Lithuanian locomotives ER20-002 and ER20-011, Kretinga station, Lithuania / Литовские тепловозы ER20-002 и ER20-011, ст. Кретинга, Литва.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

LCC International University

LCC International University (LCC), formerly known as Lithuania Christian Fund College, is a private liberal arts university in Lithuania.

Located at 55.7311, 21.1333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities in Lithuania, Educational institutions established in 1991, Education in Klaipėda, 1991 establishments in Lithuania

Palanga International Airport

Palanga International Airport is an international airport located in the western part of Lithuania near the Baltic Sea. The airport focuses on servicing short and mid-range routes. The facility expansion completed in 2007 has made long-range route servicing a possibility. Since 1993, the number of passengers passing through the airport has been increasing annually. After Lithuania became a member of EU, passengers in 2004 increased more than 60% in comparison with that of 2003.

Located at 55.9733, 21.0939 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Lithuania, Airports built in the Soviet Union, Buildings and structures in Palanga, Transport in Palanga

Central stadium of Klaipėda

Žalgiris Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Klaipėda, Lithuania. It is currently used mostly for football matches by FK Atlantas competing in A Lyga. FK Šilutė had used the stadium for few years till 2005. In the past the stadium had a capacity of 9,000 and now holds only 5,000.

Located at 55.7264, 21.1096 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Lithuania, Multi-purpose stadiums in Lithuania, Athletics (track and field) venues in Lithuania, Buildings and structures in Klaipėda, Sport in Klaipėda


Būtingė is a small village at the coast of the Baltic Sea in the north of Lithuania, at the border to Latvia. It belongs to the municipality of Palanga, and is situated 17 km north of the town Palanga. The village has long time belonged to Livonia, and is a part of Lithuania since 1921. The Būtingė oil terminal, a part of ORLEN Lietuva, is in function from 1999. The terminal is somewhat controversial because of fear of oil spills, which have occurred.

Located at 56.0333, 21.1167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Klaipėda County, Oil terminals, Palanga city municipality

Klaipėda University

Klaipėda University (Lithuanian: Klaipėdos Universitetas or KU) is a university in the Lithuanian seaport Klaipėda.

Located at 55.7246, 21.1238 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Lithuania, Buildings and structures in Klaipėda, Educational institutions established in 1991, 1991 establishments in Lithuania, Education in Klaipėda

Port of Klaipėda

The Port of Klaipėda is a seaport located in Klaipėda, Lithuania. It is one of the few ice-free ports in northernmost Europe, and the largest in Lithuania. It serves as a port of call for cruise ships as well as freight transport.

Located at 55.7178, 21.1125 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ports and harbours of Lithuania, Transport in Klaipėda

Kretinga Museum

The Kretinga Museum, also known as Kretinga Manor, is located near the Baltic Sea in Kretinga, Lithuania. Originally a private estate, it was converted to a museum in 1992, and now contains a number of archeological finds, fine and applied art collections, folk art, and ethnographic exhibits, as well as a restored orangery. Nearby is a sculpture garden featuring a reconstruction of a Lithuanian solar calendar. The museum is operated by the Kretinga district municipality.

Located at 55.9, 21.2486 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Klaipėda County, 1935 establishments in Lithuania

Šventoji River (Baltic)

The Šventoji or Latvian Sventāja River is a river in the northwest of Lithuania and southwest of Latvia. It begins in Skuodas district and for 30 km flows on the international border between Latvia and Lithuania. Šventoji River flows into the Baltic Sea near Šventoji settlement north of Palanga.

Located at 56.0283, 21.0733 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
International rivers of Europe, Rivers of Lithuania, Rivers of Latvia, Latvia–Lithuania border

Port of Šventoji

The Port of Šventoji (Lithuanian: Šventosios valstybinis jūrų uostas) is a port in the city of Šventoji, Lithuania. It is located at the mouth of Šventoji River and Baltic Sea. The new port of Šventoji is currently under construction.

Located at 56.0275, 21.0761 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ports and harbours of Lithuania, Palanga city municipality

Klaipėda railway station

Klaipėda railway station (Lithuanian: Klaipėdos geležinkelio stotis) is a Lithuanian Railways station in Klaipėda. It is located at the northern part of the old town of the city. Current building was built in 1983.

Located at 55.7208, 21.1347 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Klaipėda, Railway stations in Lithuania, Transport in Klaipėda

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kretinga.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Myasto Kretinga, Kretynga, Kretingos, Krottingen, Kratinga, Kretinga, Κρετίνγκα, 크레팅가, Кретинга