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There are 11 ways to get from Geneva to Lake Bled by train, bus, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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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Train  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre Fr
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf Rj / ...

$135 - $252

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Bus  •  15 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Ljubljana 405 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Mlino Ljubljana - Boh. Bela - Bohinj Zlatorog / ...

$50 - $88

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Train, bus  •  19 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lausanne 150 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lausanne Parc Velodrom to Ljubljana Zob Postaja
  3. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Mlino

$111 - $177

Train, night train  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Lesce-Bled En

$177 - $316

Drive  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Lake Bled 539 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Geneva to Ljubljana  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Ljubljana (LJU) GVA - LJU

$123 - $428

Fly Geneva to Trieste, shuttle  •  8 h 17 min

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

$145 - $978

Fly Geneva to Venice, shuttle  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Venice (VCE) GVA - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Bled

$90 - $728

Fly Geneva to Klagenfurt, bus  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Klagenfurt (KLU) GVA - KLU
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Mlino

$143 - $615

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Trieste, shuttle  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Trieste (TRS) LIN - TRS
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Airport to Bled

$212 - $751

Train to Zurich, fly to Ljubljana  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Ljubljana (LJU) ZRH - LJU

$181 - $445

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Lake Bled is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 90 and takes 15 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Lake Bled is to fly and shuttle which costs SFr 90 - SFr 750 and takes 7 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Lake Bled. However, there are services departing from Geneva and arriving at Mlino via Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 38 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Lake Bled is 611 km. The road distance is 862.3 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Lake Bled without a car is to train which takes 12 h 37 min and costs SFr 130 - SFr 260.

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It takes approximately 12 h 37 min to get from Geneva to Lake Bled, including transfers.

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Geneva to Lake Bled bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Geneva station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Lake Bled is to train which takes 12 h 37 min and costs SFr 130 - SFr 260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 50 - SFr 90 and takes 15 h 38 min, you could also fly, which costs SFr 120 - SFr 430 and takes 8 h 16 min.

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There is no direct flight from Geneva Airport to Ljubljana Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Geneva to Lake Bled bus services, operated by Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O., arrive at Mlino station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Lake Bled.
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  • Distance: 381.9 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 37 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Lake Bled, Slovenia?

You can take a train from Geneva to Lake Bled via Milano Centrale, Venezia Mestre, Villach Hbf, and Villach in around 12 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Lake Bled via Ljubljana and Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana in around 15 h 38 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Klagenfurt via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Milan Linate to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Geneva to Klagenfurt via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Train operators
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
Train from Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Night train from Zürich HB to Lesce-Bled
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
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 Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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 Geneva to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O.
Phone
+386 (0)4/20-13-210
Email
promet@alpetour.si
Website
alpetour.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Mlino
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
alpetour.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Mlino
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
alpetour.si
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Mlino
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arriva.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Mlino
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arriva.si
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Mlino
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
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Nomago
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Mlino
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Book at
Nomago
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Lausanne Parc Velodrom to Ljubljana Zob Postaja
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
globtour.com
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Trieste Airport to Bled
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $410
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$45 - $95
Private
$140 - $410
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Bled
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$45 - $65
Private
$240 - $470

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Lake Bled is 862 km. It takes approximately 8 h 22 min to drive from Geneva to Lake Bled.

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KLM, LOT, Austrian Airlines and six other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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There are 849+ hotels available in Lake Bled. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Geneva Airport is to line 1 train which takes 7 min and costs SFr 10 - SFr 18.

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