Kazlų Rūda

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Kazlų Rūda
Town hall of Kazlų Rūda
Town hall of Kazlų Rūda
Coat of arms of Kazlų Rūda
Coat of arms
Kazlų Rūda is located in Lithuania
Kazlų Rūda
Kazlų Rūda
Location of Kazlų Rūda
Coordinates: 54°45′0″N 23°30′0″E / 54.75000°N 23.50000°E / 54.75000; 23.50000Coordinates: 54°45′0″N 23°30′0″E / 54.75000°N 23.50000°E / 54.75000; 23.50000
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Suvalkija
County Marijampole County flag.svg Marijampole County
Municipality Kazlų Rūda municipality
Eldership Kazlų Rūda eldership
Capital of Kazlų Rūda municipality
Kazlų Rūda eldership
First mentioned 1744[1]
 • Mayor Vytautas Kanevičius
Population (2005)
 • Total 7,330
Time zone UTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+3 (EEST)
Website Official website

Kazlų Rūda (About this sound pronunciation ) is a city in Lithuania. It is located 27 km (17 miles) north from Marijampolė. The city is surrounded by forests, but a railway line crosses the city and divides it into almost equal parts. Former Soviet Army Kazlų Rūda airbase is 5 km (3.1 mi) northeast of Kazlų Rūda.

Twin towns – sister cities[edit]

Kazlų Rūda is twinned with eight cities:[2]


  1. ^ "Istorija". Archived from the original on 4 May 2014. Retrieved 4 May 2014. 
  2. ^ "Tarptautinis Bendradarbiavimas". Retrieved 4 May 2014. 
  3. ^ "Strony w dziale". Frombork. Retrieved 4 May 2014. 

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