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

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Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana  •  6h 58m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Ljubljana (LJU) BER - LJU

90€ - 337€

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Bus  •  15h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Maribor bus station N958
  2. Take the bus from Maribor Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja Vienna - Venice / ...

52€ - 72€

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Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Klagenfurt, shuttle  •  8h 42m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Klagenfurt (KLU) BER - KLU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana

98€ - 707€

Fly Berlin Tegel to Ljubljana  •  8h 33m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Ljubljana (LJU) TXL - LJU

111€ - 406€

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Trieste, shuttle  •  7h 32m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Trieste (TRS) BER - TRS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Airport to Ljubljana

128€ - 697€

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich, shuttle  •  8h 18m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Munich (MUC) BER - MUC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Munich Airport to Ljubljana Airport

130€ - 937€

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna, shuttle  •  9h 17m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Vienna (VIE) BER - VIE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Vienna Airport to Ljubljana

78€ - 867€

Train  •  15h 34m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Graz Hbf Rj
  2. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Ljubljana Ec

150€ - 223€

Drive  •  8h 41m

  1. Drive from Berlin to Ljubljana 994.3 km

100€ - 160€

Bus, shuttle  •  11h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Praha to Ljubljana Eurobusways

87€ - 169€

Berlin to Ljubljana by train

The train journey time between Berlin and Ljubljana is around 31h 40m and covers a distance of around 1194 km. The fastest train normally takes 31h 40m. Operated by Railjet and Austrian Railways (ÖBB), the Berlin to Ljubljana train service departs from Berlin Hbf and arrives in Ljubljana. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Ljubljana is to bus which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 15h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Ljubljana is to fly which costs 90€ - 340€ and takes 6h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin station to Ljubljana station. However, there are services departing from Berlin central bus station and arriving at Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja via Maribor Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Ljubljana via Graz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 34m.

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The distance between Berlin and Ljubljana is 724 km. The road distance is 994.3 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Ljubljana without a car is to bus which takes 15h 2m and costs 50€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 6h 58m to get from Berlin to Ljubljana, including transfers.

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

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Berlin to Ljubljana train services, operated by Railjet, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Ljubljana is to fly which takes 6h 58m and costs 90€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 15h 2m, you could also train, which costs 150€ - 230€ and takes 15h 34m.

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  • Distance: 724.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 58m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Ljubljana, Slovenia?

Lufthansa, LOT and seven other airlines fly from Berlin to Ljubljana hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin ZOB to Ljubljana via Maribor Central Bus Station in around 15h 2m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
160€ - 400€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 400€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 400€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 400€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 550€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 550€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Klagenfurt via Stuttgart, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
210€ - 550€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Klagenfurt via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 550€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 360€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 410€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Trieste via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Trieste via Luxembourg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Trieste via Stuttgart, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
100€ - 460€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 280€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 450€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 450€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 450€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 550€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 450€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 150€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
170€ - 290€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 250€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
150€ - 300€
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
190€ - 320€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Ljubljana via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 390€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
29€ - 140€
Train operators
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110€ - 170€
Website
Railjet
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 Graz Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
10€ - 150€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
10€ - 35€
Private
40€ - 150€
Shuttle from Trieste Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
30€ - 280€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
30€ - 40€
Private
110€ - 280€
Shuttle from Munich Airport to Ljubljana Airport
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
50€ - 650€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
50€ - 54€
Private
340€ - 650€
Shuttle from Vienna Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 650€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
35€ - 55€
Private
270€ - 650€
ZUP Prevozi
Phone
+386 (0) 31 30 41 41
Email
info@zup-prevozi.eu
Website
zup-prevozi.eu
Shuttle from Munich Airport to Ljubljana Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
290€ - 340€
Schedules at
zup-prevozi.eu
Economy class
290€ - 340€
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 Berlin central bus station to Maribor bus station
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Maribor bus station to Ljubljana bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Maribor Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 20€
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Nomago
Economy
9€ - 14€
Premium
12€ - 17€
Family&friends
14€ - 20€
Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota D.D.
Phone
+386 2 530 16 00
Email
vozni.redi@apms.si
Website
apms.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Maribor to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota D.D.
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
RegioJet
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 70 282 1827
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Praha to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
75€ - 150€
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Ljubljana Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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Berlin to Ljubljana bus services, operated by Nomago, arrive at Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Ljubljana is 994 km. It takes approximately 8h 41m to drive from Berlin to Ljubljana.

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LOT, Swiss, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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There are 81+ hotels available in Ljubljana. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs 2€ - 8€.

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