There are 10 ways to get from Geneva to Slovenia by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Ljubljana, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Ljubljana (LJU) GVA - LJU
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Kranj

$135 - $475

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Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Ljubljana 405

$45 - $85

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Fly to Graz  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Graz (GRZ) GVA - GRZ

$147 - $498

Fly to Trieste  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Trieste (TRS) GVA - TRS

$105 - $579

Fly to Venice  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Venice (VCE) GVA - VCE

$76 - $578

Fly to Vienna  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Vienna (VIE) GVA - VIE

$91 - $678

Train, bus  •  11 h 29 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 Trieste Centrale Rv / ...
  4. Take the bus from Trieste to Ljubljana 402

$131 - $306

Bus Globtour  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Bern P+R Neufeld to Ljubljana Zob Postaja

$66 - $98

Train  •  15 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Ljubljana En

$179 - $306

Drive  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Ljubljana 506.8 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Slovenia is to bus which costs SFr 45 - SFr 80 and takes 13 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Slovenia is to fly and train which costs SFr 120 - SFr 460 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Geneva and arriving at Ljubljana. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Slovenia. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Ljubljana via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 19 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Slovenia is 645 km. The road distance is 810.9 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Slovenia without a car is to train and bus which takes 11 h 29 min and costs SFr 120 - SFr 300.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Geneva to Slovenia, including transfers.

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

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Geneva to Slovenia train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Slovenia is to fly which takes 6 h 30 min and costs SFr 140 - SFr 480. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 45 - SFr 80 and takes 13 h 25 min, you could also train, which costs SFr 170 - SFr 300 and takes 15 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Slovenia.
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  • Distance: 403.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Slovenia?

Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and five other airlines fly from Geneva to Maribor every 30 minutes. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Geneva to Ljubljana 6 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $85 and the journey takes 13 h 25 min. Globtour also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Graz via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Graz via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Graz via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,700
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 - $150
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 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
11 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $150
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
$60 - $85
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 Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
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 Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Trieste Zob to Ljubljana Zob Postaja
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Genf Busbahnhof to Ljubljana Zob Postaja
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Bern P+R Neufeld to Ljubljana Zob Postaja
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
globtour.com
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trieste Station to Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bern to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
12 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Book at
eurolines.ch

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Ljubljana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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

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Geneva to Slovenia train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Ljubljana station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Slovenia is 811 km. It takes approximately 7 h 53 min to drive from Geneva to Slovenia.

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Lufthansa, Swiss and Adria Airways offer flights from Geneva Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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Book your Geneva to Slovenia bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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There are 119+ hotels available in Slovenia. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Geneva Airport is to line 15 train which takes 8 min and costs SFr 10 - SFr 18.

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