National Currency: Euro (€)
Local time: GMT + 2 hours
International telephone code: +370
Languages: Lithuanian is the national language. English, Russian.
International partnership: NATO, EU and Schengen area
Climate: Oceanic/continental. Average temperature in July is +17°C, in January – -4.9°C. However, temperatures can soar up to +30C in summer, and drop down to -32C in winter.
Speed Limit for Motor Vehicles: 50 km/h in town, 90/h out of town on national roads, 110 km/h (November 1 – March 31) and 130 km/h (April 1 – October 31) on highways, unless traffic signs specify otherwise.
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.
Mobile GSM Networks: There are three major mobile service providers in the country: Omnitel, Bitė GSM and Tele2. Excellent connections are ensured not only in Lithuania but also throughout many other countries.