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Fly to Ljubljana  •  4h 59m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Ljubljana (LJU) AMS - LJU

€78 - €327

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Bus  •  17h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Munich central bus station N28
  2. Take the bus from Munich central bus station to Ljubljana bus station N948 / ...

€57 - €82

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Fly to Graz  •  5h 15m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Graz (GRZ) AMS - GRZ

€123 - €408

Fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zagreb (ZAG) AMS - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Novo Mesto

€105 - €373

Fly to Venice, shuttle  •  7h 50m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Venice (VCE) AMS - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Portorož

€85 - €426

Fly to Trieste  •  8h 47m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Trieste (TRS) AMS - TRS

€86 - €343

Fly to Vienna, shuttle  •  7h 43m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Vienna (VIE) AMS - VIE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Vienna Airport to Maribor

€76 - €573

Train  •  16h 38m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Oberhausen Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana 211 / ...

€122 - €189

Night train  •  22h 29m

  1. Take the night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Innsbruck Hbf En
  2. Take the night train from Innsbruck Hbf to Ljubljana En

€146 - €278

Drive  •  10h 57m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Ljubljana 1235 km

€150 - €230

Shuttle  •  26h 1m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Amsterdam to Poreč
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Poreč to Ljubljana

€182 - €402

Netherlands → Slovenia
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International entry into Slovenia from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Slovenia from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Albania, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Thailand
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Montenegro, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland

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Rules to follow in Slovenia

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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Slovenia from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Slovenia is 080 1404.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Slovenia is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Slovenia is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 080 1404.

No, returning to Netherlands from Slovenia is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 21 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Slovenia is to bus which costs €55 - €85 and takes 17h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Slovenia is to fly which costs €75 - €330 and takes 4h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Slovenia station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Ljubljana bus station via Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Slovenia. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Ljubljana via Oberhausen Hbf and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 38m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Slovenia is 1008 km. The road distance is 1235 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Slovenia without a car is to train which takes 16h 38m and costs €120 - €190.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from Amsterdam to Slovenia, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Slovenia bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam to Slovenia train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Slovenia is to fly which takes 4h 59m and costs €75 - €330. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €120 - €190 and takes 16h 38m, you could also bus, which costs €55 - €85 and takes 17h 21m.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Slovenia.
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  • Distance: 1008.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 59m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Slovenia?

Transavia Holland, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Kranj 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Ljubljana via Oberhausen Hbf and Villach Hbf in around 16h 38m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€220 - €390
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€220 - €390
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €410
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €410
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €360
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€240 - €550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €430
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €430
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €340
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €460
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €270
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €490
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €320
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €390
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €360
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €460
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €270
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €350
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €320
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €380
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €260
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €110
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €130
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €130
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €290
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €180
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Trieste via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €180
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €160
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €270
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €45
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €27
1st Class
€30 - €45
Night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
14h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€80 - €190
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€80 - €120
1st Class
€130 - €190
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

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 Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Night train from Innsbruck Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Novo Mesto
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€29 - €140
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€29 - €32
Private
€75 - €140
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Portorož
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€27 - €270
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€27 - €40
Private
€140 - €270
Shuttle from Vienna Airport to Maribor
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€30 - €390
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€30 - €45
Private
€150 - €390
Shuttle from Poreč to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€30 - €250
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€34 - €37
Private
€130 - €250
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich central bus station to Ljubljana bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €35
Book at
Nomago
Economy
€17 - €24
Premium
€20 - €28
Family&friends
€24 - €35
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€18 - €24
Website
Crnja Tours
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Amsterdam to Poreč
Ave. Duration
22h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€150
Book at
Starliner

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Ljubljana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Slovenia is 1235 km. It takes approximately 10h 57m to drive from Amsterdam to Slovenia.

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Transavia Holland, KLM, Air France and two other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs €6 - €13.

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