There are 8 ways to get from Bratislava to Ljubljana by bus, plane, shuttle, train or car

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Bus, fly to Ljubljana  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Ljubljana (LJU) VIE - LJU

$98 - $381

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Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Ljubljana 917

$25 - $45

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Bus, fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Klagenfurt (KLU) VIE - KLU
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana

$89 - $476

Bus, fly to Graz, shuttle  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Graz (GRZ) VIE - GRZ
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Graz Airport to Ljubljana

$118 - $636

Bus, fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zagreb (ZAG) VIE - ZAG
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Ljubljana

$118 - $566

Bus Globtour, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava Zob to Maribor Zob
  2. Take the train from Maribor to Ljubljana Lp 2800 / ...

$35 - $50

Bus, train Austrian Railways (ÖBB)  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Einsteinova to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. RegioJet / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Ljubljana Ec

$54 - $96

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Ljubljana 281.2 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP and arriving at Ljubljana. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between Bratislava and Ljubljana is 305 km. The road distance is 449.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Ljubljana without a car is to bus which takes 6 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Bratislava to Ljubljana, including transfers.

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Bratislava to Ljubljana bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP station.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Ljubljana Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Ljubljana is 450 km. It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to drive from Bratislava to Ljubljana.

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Adria Airways offers flights from Vienna Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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Book your Bratislava to Ljubljana bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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Map of how to get from Bratislava to Ljubljana.
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  • Distance: 190.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 59 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Ljubljana, Slovenia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Bratislava to Ljubljana 5 times a week. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Graz
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Einsteinova to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
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 Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Einsteinova to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $170
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$11 - $40
Private
$45 - $170
Shuttle from Graz Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$42 - $46
Private
$150 - $360
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $45
Private
$130 - $260
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Bratislava Zob to Maribor Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
globtour.com

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