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Duration 13h 32m
Distance 799.4 km
Average price SFr 180
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Ljubljana and Basel takes 13h 32m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Ljubljana to Basel. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Ljubljana
  2. Salzburg Hbf
  3. Zuerich Hb
  4. Basel
11h 33m
SFr 153 - SFr 230

Ljubljana to Basel train times

Trains run six times a week between Ljubljana and Basel. The service departs Ljubljana at 23:55 at night, which arrives into Basel at 13:27. All services require a transfer, and take on average 13h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Ljubljana to Basel? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Basel. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Basel Sbb via Salzburg Hbf and Zuerich Hb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 33m.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Basel is 553 km. The road distance is 799.4 km.

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Ljubljana to Basel train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Ljubljana station.

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Ljubljana to Basel train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Basel Sbb station.

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There are 366+ hotels available in Basel. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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What companies run services between Ljubljana and Basel?

You can take a train from Ljubljana to Basel via Salzburg Hbf and Zuerich Hb in around 11h 33m.
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 70

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Ljubljana to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 70
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 120
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 22
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass

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