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Fly to Ljubljana  •  6h 39m

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

€80 - €221

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Bus  •  14h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Ljubljana bus station N160

€40 - €55

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Fly to Vienna, shuttle  •  7h 32m

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

€62 - €597

Fly to Venice, shuttle  •  8h 14m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Venice (VCE) BER - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Portorož

€62 - €460

Fly to Klagenfurt, bus  •  9h 5m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Klagenfurt (KLU) BER - KLU
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Jesenice občina

€96 - €242

Fly to Venice Treviso, shuttle  •  8h 2m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Venice Treviso (TSF) BER - TSF
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Treviso Airport to Portorož

€46 - €335

Train via Nuremberg  •  12h 52m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  5. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana 211 / ...

€152 - €328

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 Slovenia by train

The train journey time between Berlin and Slovenia is around 12h 42m and covers a distance of around 1072 km. The fastest train normally takes 10h 28m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, Deutsche Bahn Regional and others, the Berlin to Slovenia train service departs from Berlin Hbf and arrives in Ljubljana. Typically 20 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
12h 42m
Fastest train time:
10h 28m
Trains per week:
20
Cheapest price:
€177
Carbon emissions:
56 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:05
Last train departs at:
22:29

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin to Slovenia train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into Slovenia from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into Slovenia from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Germany
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
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  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
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Rules to follow in Slovenia

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Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Slovenia from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • 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 mandatory.

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.

Yes, entry into Germany from Slovenia is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 21 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Slovenia is to bus which costs €40 - €55 and takes 14h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Slovenia is to fly which costs €80 - €230 and takes 6h 39m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin central bus station station and arriving at Ljubljana bus station station. Services depart five times a week, and operate Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Slovenia. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Ljubljana via Nuernberg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, Salzburg Hbf and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 52m.

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The distance between Berlin and Slovenia is 750 km. The road distance is 994.3 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Slovenia without a car is to train via Nuremberg which takes 12h 52m and costs €150 - €330.

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It takes approximately 6h 39m to get from Berlin to Slovenia, including transfers.

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

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Berlin to Slovenia train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Slovenia is to fly which takes 6h 39m and costs €80 - €230. Alternatively, you can train via Nuremberg, which costs €150 - €330 and takes 12h 52m, you could also bus, which costs €40 - €55 and takes 14h 33m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Slovenia.
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  • Distance: 750.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 39m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Slovenia?

Lufthansa, Swiss and three other airlines fly from Berlin to Kranj hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Ljubljana via Nuernberg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, and Villach Hbf in around 12h 52m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€190 - €430
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €430
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €430
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €430
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €430
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €440
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €440
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €420
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €420
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Klagenfurt via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€230 - €470
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Klagenfurt via Stuttgart, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€210 - €370
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €430
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €420
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €350
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €150
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €250
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €270
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€90 - €270
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €410
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Klagenfurt via Warsaw Chopin, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€23 - €80
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€80 - €120
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€22 - €30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Railjet
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Railjet
Train from Berlin Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€110 - €170
Website
Railjet
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
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 Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Graz Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
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
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 Treviso Airport to Portorož
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€27 - €270
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€27 - €40
Private
€140 - €270
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Jesenice občina
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Book at
Nomago
Economy
€7 - €11
Premium
€9 - €13
Family&friends
€11 - €15
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 Ljubljana bus station
Ave. Duration
14h 33m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 5m and has one stopover.

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

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

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

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Swiss, Air France, British Airways and Lufthansa offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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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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