Lithuania is a transit country where two different regulations apply:1999 Uniform Rules Concerning the Contract for International Carriage of Goods by Rail (CIM) and 1951 The Agreement on International Goods Transport by Rail (SMGS). Joint CIM and SMGS way bill may also be used.

Rules for Carriage of Cargoes by Railway Transport (Official Gazette, 2000-06-28 No. 52-1507) describes the rail transport in the Republic of Lithuania.

More information about procedures, regulations and documents in Lithuania you can find in web page of Freight Forwarding Directorate of AB Lietuvos Geležinkeliai.