There are 12 ways to get from Karlsruhe to Ljubljana by bus, plane, train, shuttle, 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

Bus to Stuttgart, fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Ljubljana (LJU) STR - LJU

$123 - $502

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Ljubljana N952 / ...

$40 - $70

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Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Ljubljana  •  5 h 3 min

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

$145 - $398

Bus to Stuttgart, fly to Zagreb  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Zagreb (ZAG) STR - ZAG

$93 - $577

Bus to Stuttgart, fly to Graz  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Graz (GRZ) STR - GRZ

$128 - $737

Train to Munich, fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Ljubljana (LJU) MUC - LJU

$190 - $545

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Graz  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Graz (GRZ) FRA - GRZ

$170 - $673

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Ljubljana (LJU) ZRH - LJU

$184 - $484

Train  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to München Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana D / ...

$140 - $210

Bus, shuttle  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to München ZOB
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Munich Hbf to Ljubljana

$101 - $813

Train, night train  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to München Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the night train from München Hbf to Ljubljana En

$122 - $177

Drive  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Karlsruhe to Ljubljana 444.9 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Karlsruhe to Ljubljana is to bus which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Karlsruhe to Ljubljana is to train and fly which costs 120€ - 350€ and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Karlsruhe and Ljubljana is 564 km. The road distance is 711.8 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Karlsruhe to Ljubljana, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Karlsruhe and arriving at Ljubljana. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Karlsruhe to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving at Ljubljana via München Hbf, Salzburg Hbf and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 19 min.

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Karlsruhe to Ljubljana twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 9 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Karlsruhe to Ljubljana via München Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, and Villach Hbf in around 11 h 19 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Stuttgart to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Stuttgart to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Munich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Frankfurt to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Graz via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Munich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Stuttgart to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Frankfurt to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Frankfurt to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Zurich, Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Graz via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Munich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Ljubljana via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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