VAT refund stages at the airport:
Who are eligible to claim a VAT refund?
Persons permanently residing outside the EU and carrying the goods purchased in Lithuania from the EU, regardless of their citizenship, can claim a VAT refund. The minimum price per item to claim a VAT refund must be not less than EUR 55 including VAT.
What goods are eligible for a VAT refund?
All goods purchased by a passenger for personal use are eligible for a VAT refund, except:
What is the time limit to carry the goods purchased by travellers from the territory of the EU?
The purchased goods must be carried from the territory of the EU not later than within three months following their purchase date. It is established against the customs stamp on the VAT refund documents.
Tax refund at Kaunas Airport
A customs stamp for the goods which are carried in the passenger’s checked baggage can be obtained at the customs office located on the first floor of the Departures Hall. The passenger may collect the tax refund in cash at the Medicinos bankas currency exchange office (partner of Global Blue Lietuva) on the ground floor of the Arrivals Hall.
Kaunas Airport has served one million passengers this year and the growth rate will not slow down next year