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Duration 10h 8m
Distance 379.3 km
Average price 49€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Ljubljana and Bologna takes 10h 8m and the fastest train takes 7h 43m. The train service runs several times per day from Ljubljana to Bologna. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Ljubljana Tivoli
  2. Trieste Centrale
  3. Venezia Mestre
  4. Bologna
7h 20m
27€ - 125€

Ljubljana to Bologna train times

Trains run twice daily between Ljubljana and Bologna. The earliest departure is at 06:03 in the morning, and the last departure from Ljubljana is at 18:59 which arrives into Bologna at 07:46. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 8m. 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana Tivoli and arriving at Bologna Centrale via Trieste Centrale and Venezia Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 20m.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Bologna is 302 km. The road distance is 379.3 km.

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Ljubljana to Bologna train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), depart from Ljubljana Tivoli station.

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Ljubljana to Bologna train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Bologna Centrale station.

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