The international competition for the project of the Vilnius railway station has started

Vilnius Municipality, together with the Lithuanian Railways (LTG), announced an architectural competition for the reconstruction of the railway station and its surroundings. It is assumed that the participants in the tender will not only create a project for a modern station, but also propose an infrastructure for combining public transport in general. This is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply with reference to the project Rail Baltica.

project of the Vilnius railway station
Picture: www.railbaltica.org

“Here we want to create a space that matches the best examples of Western European railway stations, so that the station is not only a travel point, but also a new entertainment center with spaces for recreation and service, convenient connections for pedestrians, cyclists and anyone who chooses comfortable and environmentally friendly travel. by train, ”says LTG CEO Mantas Bartushka.

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The international competition provides for the development of proposals for the architectural design of the Vilnius station complex, as well as the station square and the bus station. One of the criteria for participation in the tender is experience in creating similar projects or other public buildings.

The terms of the competition are published in the Central Public Procurement Information System (CVP IS) and on the Vilnius Connect project website.

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