There are 13 ways to get from Athens to Slovenia by plane, bus, car, shuttle, train, night train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Zagreb, line 155 bus, drive  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Zagreb (ZAG) ATH - ZAG
  2. Take the line 155 bus from Zagreb to Samobor
  3. Drive from Samobor to Brežice

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

$85 - $110

11 alternative options

Fly to Graz  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Graz (GRZ) ATH - GRZ

$137 - $500

Fly to Trieste  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Trieste (TRS) ATH - TRS

$110 - $446

Fly to Ljubljana  •  8 h 57 min

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

$136 - $447

Fly to Venice  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Venice (VCE) ATH - VCE

$105 - $650

Fly to Vienna  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Vienna (VIE) ATH - VIE

$115 - $740

Fly to Budapest, shuttle  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Budapest (BUD) ATH - BUD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Maribor

$122 - $395

Bus Korona Travel  •  25 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Bratislava Korona Travel
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Ljubljana 917

$140 - $164

Train, night train, bus  •  25 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki 600
  2. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Trieste
  4. Take the train from Opcine to Ljubljana Tivoli

$102 - $150

Bus FP Travel  •  25 h 56 min

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

$149

Bus, car ferry  •  39 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  3. Take the bus from Venezia People Mover to Ljubljana Avtobusna Postaja

$154 - $413

Drive  •  16 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Ljubljana 1018.6 miles

$240 - $360

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Slovenia?

Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Athens to Maribor hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Ljubljana via Beograd and Belgrade in around 24 h 32 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Athens to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Athens to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Athens to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Athens to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Athens to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Athens to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $4,000
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Athens to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Athens to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Athens to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Trieste via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Athens to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Athens to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $4,000
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Athens to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Athens to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Athens to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Flights from Athens to Graz via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Athens to Venice via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Athens to Budapest via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Graz via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Graz via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Athens to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Budapest via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$29 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $21
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$8 - $12
1st Class Ticket
$13 - $21
Bus operators
Autoturist Samobor d. o. o.
Phone
(+385) (0)1 3366610
Email
uprava.autoturist@gmail.com
Website
autoturist.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Samobor
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
autoturist.com.hr
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Maribor
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Beograd
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$111
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Trieste
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
ms.mk
FP Travel
Website
fptravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
fptravel.gr
Transprodukt-Bus Prevoz
Phone
+381 11 7614 715
Email
office@transprodukt.rs
Website
transprodukt.rs
Bus from Beograd to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
transprodukt.rs
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
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
$100 - $340
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$104 - $106
Aircraft-type seats
$126 - $129
2 bed inside cabin
$332 - $335
3 bed outside cabin
$290 - $340

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Athens to Slovenia?

The distance between Athens and Slovenia is 1157 km. The road distance is 1630 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Athens to Slovenia?

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Slovenia is to bus which costs 65€ - 90€ and takes 24 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Athens to Slovenia?

The quickest way to get from Athens to Slovenia is to fly which takes 8 h 9 min and costs 110€ - 410€.

Is there a direct bus between Athens and Slovenia?

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

How long does it take to get from Athens to Slovenia?

It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Athens to Slovenia, including transfers.