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There are 12 ways to get from Aachen to Ljubljana by train, plane, shuttle, bus, night train, car train, taxi or car

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Ljubljana (LJU) DUS - LJU

$150 - $566

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Bus  •  15 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 068 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Ljubljana 900

$60 - $105

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Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Ljubljana (LJU) CGN - LJU

$176 - $523

Train to Brussels, fly to Ljubljana  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Ljubljana (LJU) BRU - LJU

$134 - $386

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Klagenfurt (KLU) CGN - KLU
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana

$112 - $468

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Ljubljana (LJU) FRA - LJU

$161 - $445

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Graz, shuttle  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Graz (GRZ) DUS - GRZ
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Graz Airport to Ljubljana

$170 - $751

Train  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Ljubljana Avtobusna postaja

$187 - $297

Train, night train  •  16 h

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec
  3. Take the night train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana En

$181 - $286

Train, car train, night train  •  17 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena Re1 / ...
  2. Take the car train from Köln Messe/Deutz to Villach Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the night train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana En

$99 - $183

Taxi, train, drive  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aachen to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Ljubljana

$350 - $477

Drive  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Aachen to Ljubljana 659.1 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Ljubljana is to bus which costs 50€ - 95€ and takes 15 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aachen to Ljubljana is to train and fly which costs 110€ - 340€ and takes 5 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aachen to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße and arriving at Ljubljana via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport and Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aachen to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Aachen Hbf and arriving at Ljubljana via Köln Hbf and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h.

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The distance between Aachen and Ljubljana is 813 km. The road distance is 1054.6 km.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Ljubljana without a car is to train which takes 12 h 24 min and costs 160€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Aachen to Ljubljana, including transfers.

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Aachen to Ljubljana bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße station.

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Aachen to Ljubljana train services, operated by Bahn DE, depart from Aachen Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Ljubljana is to train which takes 12 h 24 min and costs 160€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 95€ and takes 15 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Aachen to Ljubljana.
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  • Distance: 508.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 4 min

What companies run services between Aachen, Germany and Ljubljana, Slovenia?

You can take a train from Aachen to Ljubljana via Köln Hbf, München Hbf, München Hauptbahnhof Nord, München Hackerbrücke, and München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) in around 12 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aachen to Ljubljana via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport and Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station in around 15 h 59 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Dusseldorf to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Ljubljana via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Ljubljana via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Dusseldorf to Graz via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Ljubljana Avtobusna postaja
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Night train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Köln Messe/Deutz to Villach Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
12 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$114
Vehicle
$126
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $180
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$11 - $40
Private
$45 - $180
Shuttle from Graz Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$42 - $46
Private
$150 - $360
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Frankfurt Main Central Train Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Other operators
Taxi from Aachen to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Taxi-Mini-Car GmbH
Phone
+49 241/900700
Website
taxi-minicar-aachen.de
Central Car Autovermietung
Phone
+49 241/406487
Website
central-car.de
Alfa Funkzentrale GmbH
Phone
+49 241/22222
Website
alfataxi.de

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Ljubljana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Aachen to Ljubljana bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ljubljana station.

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Aachen to Ljubljana train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Ljubljana station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aachen to Ljubljana is 1055 km. It takes approximately 9 h 47 min to drive from Aachen to Ljubljana.

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Eurowings, Air France, Lufthansa and Adria Airways offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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