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

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Fly to Ljubljana  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Ljubljana (LJU) BCN - LJU

$132 - $512

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Fly to Venice, shuttle  •  7h 39m

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

$92 - $647

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Fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  6h 50m

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

$127 - $557

Fly to Trieste, shuttle  •  8h 4m

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

$122 - $697

Fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle  •  10h 9m

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

$163 - $557

Train, bus via Torino Porta Susa  •  18h 22m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale Fr
  5. Take the bus from Trieste to Ljubljana 907 / ...

$206 - $384

Bus FlixBus  •  21h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Venice, Venice Mestre N740
  2. Take the bus from Venice Mestre Train Station to Ljubljana Dalmatinova ulica Mestre - Ljubljana

Bus ALSA  •  26h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona/Sants to Mestre
  2. Take the bus from Venice Mestre Train Station to Ljubljana Dalmatinova ulica Mestre - Ljubljana

Train, bus  •  28h 8m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona P.Gracia to Girona Ir
  2. Take the bus from Girona Airport to Ljubljana 1922

$98 - $182

Drive  •  13h 42m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Ljubljana 917 miles

$180 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Ljubljana is to fly and shuttle which costs 80€ - 600€ and takes 7h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Ljubljana is to fly and shuttle which costs 110€ - 490€ and takes 6h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Ljubljana Dalmatinova ulica via Venice Mestre Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 5m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Ljubljana is 1117 km. The road distance is 1467.2 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Ljubljana without a car is to train and bus which takes 18h 22m and costs 170€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 6h 53m to get from Barcelona to Ljubljana, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Ljubljana is to fly which takes 6h 53m and costs 110€ - 450€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21h 5m.

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There is no direct flight from Barcelona Airport to Ljubljana Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 15m and has one stopover.

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Barcelona to Ljubljana bus services, operated by DRD Turizem, arrive at Ljubljana Dalmatinova ulica station.

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  • Distance: 698.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 53m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Ljubljana, Slovenia?

Air France, British Airways and 11 other airlines fly from Barcelona to Ljubljana hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Venice Mestre Train Station in around 21h 5m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Barcelona to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Klagenfurt via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Barcelona to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Barcelona to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Klagenfurt via Prague, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Klagenfurt via Geneva, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Barcelona to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Trieste via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Gare de Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona P.Gracia to Girona
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
renfe.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
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
1h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $45
Private
$120 - $330
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $390
Schedules at
goopti.com
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goopti.com
Shared
$44 - $47
Private
$210 - $390
Shuttle from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $180
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$11 - $40
Private
$45 - $180
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 Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Barcelona to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Girona Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
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
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Crnja Tours
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
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
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona to Mestre
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona/Sants to Mestre
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
alsa.com
DRD Turizem
Phone
+386 (0)51 224 222
Email
info@drd.si
Website
drd.si
Bus from Venice Mestre Train Station to Ljubljana Dalmatinova ulica
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
DRD Turizem

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Ljubljana is 1467 km. It takes approximately 13h 42m to drive from Barcelona to Ljubljana.

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Eurowings, Brussels Airlines, KLM and six other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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There are 806+ hotels available in Ljubljana. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24m and costs 1€ - 7€.

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