There are 9 ways to get from Brussels to Ljubljana by plane, shuttle, train, bus, night train or car

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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Fly to Ljubljana  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Ljubljana (LJU) BRU - LJU

$100 - $336

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Bus  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles Gare du Nord to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Ljubljana N952 / ...

$66 - $112

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Fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Zagreb (ZAG) BRU - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Ljubljana

$85 - $481

Fly to Venice, shuttle  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Venice (VCE) BRU - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Ljubljana

$80 - $641

Train via München Hackerbrücke  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Ljubljana Avtobusna postaja

$214 - $324

Train  •  16 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana D / ...

$209 - $315

Bus, night train  •  20 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles - North to München
  2. Take the night train from München Hbf to Ljubljana En

$104 - $160

Drive, train  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Ljubljana

$207 - $315

Drive  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Ljubljana 746 miles

$150 - $230

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles Gare du Nord and arriving at Ljubljana via Karlsruhe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Ljubljana via Köln Hbf and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 45 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Ljubljana is 918 km. The road distance is 1193.6 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Ljubljana without a car is to train which takes 13 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Brussels to Ljubljana, including transfers.

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Brussels to Ljubljana bus services, operated by Turancar, depart from Bruxelles Gare du Nord station.

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Brussels to Ljubljana train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Brusel Nord station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Ljubljana is to fly which takes 4 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 15 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 16 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Ljubljana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Ljubljana.
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  • Distance: 574 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Ljubljana, Slovenia?

Adria Airways, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Brussels to Ljubljana every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Ljubljana via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, München Hbf, München Hauptbahnhof, München Hackerbrücke, and München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) in around 13 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Brussels to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Ljubljana Avtobusna postaja
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
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 Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
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
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $390
Schedules at
goopti.com
Book at
goopti.com
Shared
$43 - $47
Private
$210 - $390
Turancar
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 Karlsruhe to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to München
Ave. Duration
13 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$54
High
$61

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Ljubljana is 1194 km. It takes approximately 11 h 6 min to drive from Brussels to Ljubljana.

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KLM, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and Adria Airways offer flights from Brussels Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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There are 761+ hotels available in Ljubljana. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 17 min and costs .

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