• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

There are 11 ways to get from Dublin to Lake Bled by plane, shuttle, train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Trieste, shuttle  •  9h 34m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Trieste (TRS) DUB - TRS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Airport to Bled

$145 - $743

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  42h 41m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
  3. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Bled

$99 - $145

9 alternative options

Fly to Ljubljana  •  9h 8m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Ljubljana (LJU) DUB - LJU

$128 - $333

Fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  8h 44m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Zagreb (ZAG) DUB - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Bled

$155 - $723

Fly to Venice Treviso, shuttle  •  8h 54m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Venice Treviso (TSF) DUB - TSF
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Treviso Airport to Bled

$105 - $773

Fly to Klagenfurt  •  11h 26m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Klagenfurt (KLU) DUB - KLU

$178 - $790

Fly to Salzburg, train  •  10h 44m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Salzburg (SZG) DUB - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Lesce-Bled

$115 - $417

Bus and ferry, bus, train  •  39h 16m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec
  5. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Lesce-Bled D / ...

$200 - $302

Car ferry, train, night train  •  42h 24m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Take the train from Cherbourg to Paris St Lazare Ic
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv
  4. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Lesce-Bled En

$294 - $447

Car ferry, train, bus  •  45h 59m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Take the train from Cherbourg to Caen Ic
  3. Take the bus from Caen to Paris, Paris 722 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rosenheim
  5. Take the bus from Rosenheim to Bled 954

$145 - $251

Car ferry, drive  •  23h 3m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Dover
  3. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  4. Drive from Calais to Lake Bled

$317 - $457

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Lake Bled is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 42h 41m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Dublin to Lake Bled is to fly and shuttle which costs 130€ - 650€ and takes 8h 44m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Lake Bled. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Bled via London, Victoria Green Line Station and Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42h 41m.

More details

The distance between Dublin and Lake Bled is 1644 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Lake Bled without a car is to bus and ferry and bus and train which takes 39h 16m and costs 170€ - 270€.

More details

It takes approximately 9h 34m to get from Dublin to Lake Bled, including transfers.

More details

Dublin to Lake Bled bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

More details

There is no direct flight from Dublin Airport to Trieste Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 20m and has one stopover.

Search flights

Dublin to Lake Bled bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bled station.

More details

Lake Bled is 1h ahead of Dublin. It is currently 1:22 AM in Dublin and 2:22 AM in Lake Bled.

Map of how to get from Dublin to Lake Bled.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1027.3 miles
  • Duration: 9h 34m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Lake Bled, Slovenia?

British Airways, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from Dublin to Lake Bled hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,200
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Dublin to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Dublin to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Hamburg, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Berlin Tegel, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Dublin to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Prague, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Brussels, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Salzburg, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Manchester, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Hamburg, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Berlin Tegel, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Flights from Dublin to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Trieste via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Budapest
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Dublin to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,600
Flights from Dublin to Salzburg via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Dublin to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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 Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Lesce-Bled
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf. to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $29
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Cherbourg to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Cherbourg to Caen
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Night train from Zürich HB to Lesce-Bled
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Trieste Airport to Bled
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $410
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$45 - $95
Private
$140 - $410
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Bled
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $350
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$42 - $46
Private
$190 - $350
Shuttle from Treviso Airport to Bled
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$45 - $65
Private
$240 - $470
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
National Express
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Bled
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Caen to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rosenheim to Bled
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$65 - $75
car
$115
Passenger
$41
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$41
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$155

Want to know more about travelling around Slovenia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Aer Lingus, Ryanair and Lufthansa offer flights from Dublin Airport to Trieste Airport.

Search flights

There are 865+ hotels available in Lake Bled. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to bus which takes 14m and costs 4€ - 11€.

More details