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

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Fly Dusseldorf to Ljubljana  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Ljubljana (LJU) DUS - LJU

$121 - $513

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Bus FlixBus  •  15 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 028 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Ljubljana N952 / ...

$53 - $101

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Train to Frankfurt, fly to Ljubljana  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Ljubljana (LJU) FRA - LJU

$151 - $410

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Klagenfurt (KLU) CGN - KLU
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana

$96 - $438

Fly Dusseldorf to Graz, shuttle  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Graz (GRZ) DUS - GRZ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Graz Airport to Ljubljana

$141 - $698

Train  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Ljubljana Avtobusna postaja

$177 - $258

Train, drive  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  3. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Ljubljana

$186 - $276

Car train, night train  •  15 h 58 min

  1. Take the car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Villach Hauptbahnhof Uex 1387
  2. Take the night train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana En

$78 - $153

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  24 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Rupa
  2. Take the bus from Rupa to Ljubljana

$67 - $90

Drive  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Ljubljana 640.6 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Ljubljana is to bus which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 24 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Ljubljana is to fly which costs 100€ - 450€ and takes 4 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Düsseldorf to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Ljubljana via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 55 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Ljubljana is 807 km. The road distance is 1025 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Ljubljana without a car is to train which takes 10 h 59 min and costs 150€ - 230€.

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

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

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Ljubljana is to fly which takes 4 h 21 min and costs 100€ - 450€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 150€ - 230€ and takes 10 h 59 min, you could also bus, which costs 45€ - 90€ and takes 15 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Ljubljana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Düsseldorf to Ljubljana.
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  • Distance: 504.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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

Adria Airways, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Düsseldorf to Ljubljana every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Düsseldorf to Ljubljana via München Hbf, München Hauptbahnhof Nord, München Hackerbrücke, and München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) in around 10 h 59 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Dusseldorf to Graz via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
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 München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Villach Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
13 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$114
Vehicle
$126
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
Night train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
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 Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $180
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$11 - $40
Private
$45 - $180
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
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 Düsseldorf to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Düsseldorf, Hbf., Worringer Str. to Frankfurt am Main, Karlsruher strasse 2-8
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
regiojet.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Rupa
Ave. Duration
21 h 46 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Rupa to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Ljubljana is 1025 km. It takes approximately 9 h 36 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Ljubljana.

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Eurowings, Air France, Lufthansa and Adria Airways offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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Book your Düsseldorf to Ljubljana bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 748+ hotels available in Ljubljana. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Dusseldorf Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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