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There are 9 ways to get from Dublin to Rateče by plane, bus, train, ferry, 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.

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Fly to Ljubljana, bus

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Ljubljana (LJU)
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Rateče Planica

Cheapest option

Fly to Venice Treviso, train

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Venice Treviso (TSF)
  2. Take the train from Treviso Centrale to Tarvisio Boscoverde

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Fly to Klagenfurt, bus

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Klagenfurt (KLU)
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Rateče Planica

Fly to Venice, train

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Venice (VCE)
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Tarvisio Boscoverde

Fly to Trieste, train

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Trieste (TRS)
  2. Take the train from Udine to Tarvisio Boscoverde

Ferry, train, bus

  1. Take the ferry from Dublin Port Terminal 2 to Holyhead Port
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester
  3. Take the bus from Ellesmere Port Cheshire Oaks to London Victoria Coach Station
  4. Take the bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Strasbourg Central Bus Station Place de l’Etoile
  5. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Ljubljana bus station
  6. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Rateče Planica

Car ferry, train

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Take the train from Cherbourg to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
  3. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Milano P.Garibaldi
  4. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Tarvisio Boscoverde

Ferry, train, bus, night train

  1. Take the ferry from Dublin Port Terminal 2 to Holyhead Port
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the bus from Shrewsbury to London Victoria Coach Station
  4. Take the bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Salzburg Lastenstrasse
  5. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf to Jesenice

Car ferry, drive

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Drive from Cherbourg to Rateče
Ireland → Slovenia
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International entry into Slovenia from Ireland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Slovenia from Ireland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Ireland
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 8 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Slovenia

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Considerations leaving from Ireland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Slovenia from Ireland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rateče is 080 1404.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rateče is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rateče is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 080 1404.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Ireland from Slovenia.

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Last updated: 22 Nov 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Dublin to Rateče is to fly and bus, which costs €80 - €160 and takes 10h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Rateče is to fly and train which costs €55 - €140 and takes 9h 51m.

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The distance between Dublin and Rateče is 1611 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Rateče without a car is to ferry and train and bus which takes 41h 31m and costs €170 - €320.

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It takes approximately 10h 8m to get from Dublin to Rateče, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Dublin Airport to Ljubljana Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 25m and has one stopover.

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Rateče is 1h ahead of Dublin. It is currently 2:32 PM in Dublin and 3:32 PM in Rateče.

British Airways, KLM, Ryanair and six other airlines offer flights from Dublin Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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There are 64+ hotels available in Rateče. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 782 bus which takes 21 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Rateče.
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  • Distance: 1611.3 km
  • Duration: 10h 8m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Rateče, Slovenia?

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Rateče. However, you can take the line 782 bus to Dublin Airport, take the walk to Dublin airport, fly to Ljubljana, take the walk to Letališče Brnik, take the bus to Avtobusna postaja Kranj, then take the bus to Rateče. Alternatively, you can take the line 782 bus to Dublin Airport, take the walk to Dublin airport, fly to Klagenfurt, take the walk to Klagenfurt Flughafen, take the shuttle to Kranj, take the walk to Avtobusna postaja Kranj, then take the bus to Rateče.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €460
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €450
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €470
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €390
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via London Heathrow, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €440
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Bristol, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€28 - €180
Flights from Dublin to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €250
Flights from Dublin to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €300
Flights from Dublin to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €350
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €390
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via London Heathrow, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €440
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Bristol, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€28 - €180
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €430
Flights from Dublin to Klagenfurt via Brussels, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €430
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Flights from Dublin to Trieste via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€26 - €170
Flights from Dublin to Trieste via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€70 - €310
Flights from Dublin to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €430
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Dublin to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €1000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€70 - €310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €300
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €410
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €4300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dublin to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Train operators
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Treviso Centrale to Tarvisio Boscoverde
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€28 - €45
Website
Railjet
Train from Venezia Mestre to Tarvisio Boscoverde
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Railjet
Train from Udine to Tarvisio Boscoverde
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €25
Website
Railjet
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 Udine to Tarvisio Boscoverde
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €13
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€11 - €13
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
For more information, please visit this page
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Udine to Tarvisio Boscoverde
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Holyhead to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
tfw.wales
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Cherbourg to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€130 - €180
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€130 - €150
1st Class
€150 - €180
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Milano P.Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€60 - €75
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€60 - €70
1st Class
€60 - €75
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Tarvisio Boscoverde
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus operators
Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O.
Phone
+386 (0)4/20-13-210
Email
promet@alpetour.si
Website
alpetour.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Rateče Planica
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O.
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Rateče Planica
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O.
Megabus UK
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Strasbourg Central Bus Station Place de l’Etoile
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Strasbourg to Ljubljana bus station
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
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 from Shrewsbury to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
National Express
Union Ivkoni - Unibus
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Salzburg Lastenstrasse
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€29 - €65
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Ferry from Dublin Port Terminal 2 to Holyhead Port
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€33 - €37
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
€120 - €140
On Foot
€33 - €37
Car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €80
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
€120 - €140
On Foot
€65 - €80

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