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There are 5 ways to get from Lake Bled to Ljubljana by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana

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Train

  1. Take the train from Bled Jezero to Ljubljana

Train via Lesce Bled

  1. Take the train from Lesce Bled to Ljubljana

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Lake Bled to Ljubljana

Drive

  1. Drive from Lake Bled to Ljubljana

Lake Bled to Ljubljana by bus

The bus journey time between Lake Bled and Ljubljana is around 58 min and covers a distance of around 55 km. The fastest bus normally takes 58 min. Operated by Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O., Arriva Slovenia, FlixBus-de and others, the Lake Bled to Ljubljana bus service departs from Bled and arrives in Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana. Typically seven buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Bus route information

Average bus time:
58 min
Fastest bus time:
58 min
Bus distance:
55 km
Buses per week:
7
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:35
Last bus departs at:
06:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lake Bled to Ljubljana bus schedules

Lake Bled → Ljubljana
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ljubljana is 080 1404.

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

The social distance requirement in Ljubljana is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 20 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lake Bled to Ljubljana is to drive which costs €5 - €9 and takes 36 min.

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The fastest way to get from Lake Bled to Ljubljana is to taxi. Taking this option will cost €80 - €100 and takes 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bled and arriving at Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 17m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bled Jezero and arriving at Ljubljana. Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1h 44m.

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The distance between Lake Bled and Ljubljana is 47 km. The road distance is 55.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lake Bled to Ljubljana without a car is to bus which takes 1h 17m and costs €3 - €16.

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The bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana takes 1h 17m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Lake Bled to Ljubljana bus services, operated by Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O., depart from Bled station.

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Lake Bled to Ljubljana train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), depart from Bled Jezero station.

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The best way to get from Lake Bled to Ljubljana is to bus which takes 1h 17m and costs €3 - €16. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €5 - €12 and takes 1h 44m.

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Map of how to get from Lake Bled to Ljubljana.
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  • Distance: 46.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 17m

What companies run services between Lake Bled, Slovenia and Ljubljana, Slovenia?

Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O. operates a bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana hourly. Tickets cost €3 - €6 and the journey takes 1h 17m. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Slovenian Railways (SŽ) operates a train from Bled Jezero to Ljubljana twice a week. Tickets cost €5 - €12 and the journey takes 1h 44m.

Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Bled Jezero to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
€6 - €9
Regional Train Ticket
€5 - €7
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
€9 - €12
Train from Lesce Bled to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €10
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
€5 - €7
Regional Train Ticket
€3 - €5
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
€8 - €10
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 Lesce Bled to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Lesce Bled to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Bus operators
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Arriva Slovenia
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Bled bus station to Ljubljana bus station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bled bus station to Ljubljana bus station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €8
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.
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Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €16
Website
Nomago
Economy
€7 - €11
Premium
€10 - €14
Family&friends
€11 - €16
Other operators
Taxi from Lake Bled to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
€80 - €100
Bled Taxi Transfers
Phone
+386 70 851 277
Bled Taxi
Phone
+386 41 710 747
Website
bled-taxi.si

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Lake Bled to Ljubljana bus services, operated by Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O., arrive at Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana station.

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Lake Bled to Ljubljana train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), arrive at Ljubljana station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Bled to Ljubljana is 56 km. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Lake Bled to Ljubljana.

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