There are 7 ways to get from Bolzano to Ljubljana by bus, train, shuttle, car or plane

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

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Bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Bolzano to Trieste
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Ljubljana 907 / ...

$55 - $153

Cheapest option

Train via Lienz in Osttirol  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Bolzano to Fortezza Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Fortezza/Franzensfeste to Lienz in Osttirol Rex / ...
  3. Take the train from Lienz in Osttirol to Villach Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana En / ...

$42 - $73

5 alternative options

Bus, shuttle  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Pozza to Treviso
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Treviso to Ljubljana

$57 - $403

Train  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Bolzano/Bozen to Innsbruck Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Ljubljana En

$52 - $92

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Bolzano to Ljubljana 218.9 miles

$50 - $80

Bus, fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bolzano to Munich Airport
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Ljubljana (LJU) MUC - LJU

$167 - $525

Bus, fly to Trieste  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Bolzano to Munich Airport
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Trieste (TRS) MUC - TRS

$187 - $900

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bolzano to Ljubljana is to train which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 8 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bolzano to Ljubljana is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The distance between Bolzano and Ljubljana is 248 km. The road distance is 350.3 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Bolzano to Ljubljana, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bolzano to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Bolzano and arriving at Ljubljana via Trieste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bolzano to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Bolzano and arriving at Ljubljana via Fortezza/Franzensfeste, Lienz in Osttirol and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 38 min.

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Adria Airways offers flights from Munich Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bolzano to Ljubljana.
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  • Distance: 155.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Bolzano, Italy and Ljubljana, Slovenia?

You can take a bus from Bolzano to Ljubljana via Trieste in around 6 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bolzano to Ljubljana via Fortezza, Fortezza/Franzensfeste, Lienz in Osttirol, and Villach Hbf in around 8 h 38 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Munich to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Munich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bolzano to Fortezza
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Fortezza/Franzensfeste to Lienz in Osttirol
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bolzano/Bozen to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Lienz in Osttirol to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Luki Bus
Phone
+381 36 35-90-90
Email
lukireisen@gmail.com
Website
lukibus.com
Bus from Bolzano to Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
lukibus.com
FlixBus
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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
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
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
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it
Brusutti
Phone
+39 041 5415488
Email
info@brusutti.com
Website
brusutti.com
Bus from Pozza to Treviso
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
brusutti.com

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