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There are 11 ways to get from Barcelona to Slovenia by plane, shuttle, train, bus, car ferry or car

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Fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  6h 27m

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

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Fly to Venice, shuttle  •  8h 14m

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

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Fly to Ljubljana  •  7h 43m

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

Fly to Vienna, shuttle  •  8h 27m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Vienna (VIE) BCN - VIE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Vienna Airport to Maribor

Fly to Trieste, train  •  10h 45m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Trieste (TRS) BCN - TRS
  2. Take the train from Trieste Airport to Divaca

Train, bus  •  17h 49m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre Fa / ...
  4. Take the bus from Venice Mestre Train Station to Ljubljana Dalmatinova ulica

Train  •  19h 14m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale Fr
  4. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Ljubljana Tivoli Re

Bus  •  21h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Venice N740
  2. Take the bus from Venice to Ljubljana bus station 907 / ...

Bus via Venice  •  26h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Venecia
  2. Take the bus from Venice Piazzale Roma Parking to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Venice Piazzale Roma Parking - Ljubljana Central Bus Station

Car ferry, train  •  32h 53m

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Genoa
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Venezia Mestre Fa
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Monfalcone Re / ...
  4. Take the train from Monfalcone to Ljubljana Tivoli Re

Drive  •  13h 40m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Ljubljana 1461.2 km
Spain → Slovenia
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International entry into Slovenia from Spain

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Conditions of entry into Slovenia from Spain

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Rules to follow in Slovenia

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Slovenia is currently allowed from Spain.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • 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 recommended.

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 Spain from Slovenia is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 3 Aug 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Slovenia is to bus which costs €70 - €90 and takes 21h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Slovenia is to fly and shuttle which costs €85 - €360 and takes 6h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Slovenia station. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Ljubljana bus station via Venice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Slovenia. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Ljubljana Tivoli via Lyon Part Dieu, Torino Porta Susa and Trieste Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 14m.

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It is 1105 km from Barcelona to Slovenia. It is approximately 1461.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Slovenia without a car is to train and bus which takes 17h 49m and costs €130 - €310.

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It takes approximately 6h 27m to get from Barcelona to Slovenia, including transfers.

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

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Barcelona to Slovenia train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Slovenia is to fly which takes 7h 43m and costs €85 - €340. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €120 - €270 and takes 19h 14m, you could also bus, which costs €70 - €90 and takes 21h 40m.

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  • Distance: 1105 km
  • Duration: 6h 27m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Slovenia?

Lufthansa, Air France and nine other airlines fly from Barcelona to Kranj every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Lyon Part Dieu, Torino Porta Susa, and Trieste Centrale in around 19h 14m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €600
Flights from Barcelona to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €600
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €800
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €800
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €480
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €480
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €800
Flights from Barcelona to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€25 - €290
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €370
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €370
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna via Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€35 - €370
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €370
Flights from Barcelona to Trieste via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Zagreb via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €490
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €700
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Barcelona to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €320
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €310
Flights from Barcelona to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €230
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €470
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €750
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €750
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €750
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €420
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €490
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €370
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Ljubljana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €1100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €280
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €330
Train operators
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 Trieste Airport to Divaca
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€4 - €9
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€7 - €9
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€53 - €58
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€20 - €40
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€37 - €40
Train from Trieste Centrale to Ljubljana Tivoli
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Train from Venezia Mestre to Monfalcone
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Train from Monfalcone to Ljubljana Tivoli
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€18 - €20
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Renfe SNCF
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€21 - €29
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€50 - €75
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €120
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€35 - €55
Base Standard
€65 - €95
Base Premium
€80 - €120
Train from Genova Brignole to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €95
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€30 - €45
Base Standard
€55 - €75
Base Premium
€65 - €95
Train from Venezia Mestre to Monfalcone
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €50
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€19 - €55
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€21 - €30
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €27
Smart Flex
€40 - €55
Train from Mestre to Monfalcone
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€15 - €22
Smart Low Cost
€13 - €19
Smart Flex
€28 - €40
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€80 - €150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia EuroCity

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 Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €140
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€55 - €80
1st Class
€100 - €140
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Monfalcone
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€8 - €12
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
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
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €25
Website
DRD Turizem
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Venice
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice to Ljubljana bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona to Venecia
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
ALSA
TripstAir
Phone
+38670511611
Email
info@tripstair.com
Website
tripstair.com
Bus from Venice Piazzale Roma Parking to Ljubljana Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€28 - €30
Website
TripstAir
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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

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Barcelona to Slovenia train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Ljubljana Tivoli station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Slovenia is 1461 km. It takes approximately 13h 40m to drive from Barcelona to Slovenia.

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Vueling Airlines, Air France, Croatia Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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Book your Barcelona to Slovenia bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are five+ hotels available in Slovenia. Prices start at €100 per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs €6.

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