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There are 10 ways to get from Athens to Ljubljana by plane, shuttle, bus, train, night train, car ferry or car

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Fly to Ljubljana  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Ljubljana (LJU) ATH - LJU

$130 - $435

Cheapest option

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  24 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Beograd
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Ljubljana

$78 - $121

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Fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Zagreb (ZAG) ATH - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Ljubljana

$130 - $590

Fly to Trieste, shuttle  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Trieste (TRS) ATH - TRS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Airport to Ljubljana

$140 - $770

Fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Klagenfurt (KLU) ATH - KLU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana

$151 - $600

Fly to Venice, shuttle  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Venice (VCE) ATH - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Ljubljana

$115 - $710

Bus DRD Turizem  •  27 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis to Skopje Zob
  3. Take the bus from Skopje Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja

$118 - $145

Train, bus, night train  •  32 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Таvanovce
  3. Take the train from Tabanovce to Belgrade 334
  4. Take the night train from Beograd to Vinkovci En
  5. Take the train from Vinkovci to Ljubljana

Bus, car ferry, train  •  39 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  3. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale Rv
  4. Take the bus from Trieste to Ljubljana 907 / ...

$134 - $456

Drive  •  16 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Ljubljana 1018.6 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Ljubljana is to bus which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 24 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Ljubljana is to fly and shuttle which costs 110€ - 550€ and takes 7 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Ljubljana via Belgrade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 32 min.

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The distance between Athens and Ljubljana is 1175 km. The road distance is 1629.8 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Ljubljana without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 32 min and costs 65€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 1 min to get from Athens to Ljubljana, including transfers.

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Athens to Ljubljana bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Ljubljana is to fly which takes 8 h 1 min and costs 110€ - 380€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 24 h 32 min.

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There is no direct flight from Athens Airport to Ljubljana Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Athens to Ljubljana bus services, operated by Lasta, arrive at Ljubljana station.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Ljubljana.
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  • Distance: 734.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 1 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Ljubljana, Slovenia?

Air Serbia, Turkish Airlines and 12 other airlines fly from Athens to Ljubljana hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Ljubljana via Belgrade in around 24 h 32 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Athens to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Athens to Klagenfurt via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Athens to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Athens to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $4,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Athens to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Trieste via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Trieste via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Athens to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $4,000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Athens to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Athens to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Athens to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Athens to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Athens to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Air Bagan
Website
airbagan.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via London Luton
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
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Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Tabanovce to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $90
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Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $45
Private
$130 - $260
Shuttle from Trieste Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $45
Private
$120 - $330
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 Venice Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $390
Schedules at
goopti.com
Book at
goopti.com
Shared
$44 - $47
Private
$210 - $390
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Beograd
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Athens Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis to Skopje Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
DRD Turizem
Website
drd.si
Bus from Skopje Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
drd.si
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
ms.mk
Rule Turs
Phone
02/ 3163 – 346
Email
ruleturs@sas.com.mk
Website
sas.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
15 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58
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Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Таvanovce
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
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KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
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ktelachaias.gr
FlixBus

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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
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ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trieste Station to Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
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Deck
$97 - $99
Aircraft-type seats
$118 - $120
2 bed inside cabin
$312 - $313
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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Ljubljana is 1 h behind Athens. It is currently 5:25 PM in Athens and 4:25 PM in Ljubljana.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Ljubljana is 1630 km. It takes approximately 16 h 9 min to drive from Athens to Ljubljana.

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LOT, Air France, Turkish Airlines and seven other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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The best way to get from Athens to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs 9€.

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