There are 4 ways to get from Ljubljana to Žalec by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana - Stadion to Žalec

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Celje Ec / ...

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ljubljana to Žalec 41.2 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Žalec 41.2 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Žalec is to bus which costs 6€ - 8€ and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Žalec is to taxi which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Žalec is 55 km. The road distance is 66 km.

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The bus from Ljubljana - Stadion to Žalec takes 1 h 29 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ljubljana - Stadion and arriving at Žalec. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Žalec. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Žalec via Celje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Žalec, Slovenia?

Izletnik operates a bus from Ljubljana to Žalec every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, Slovenian Railways (SŽ) operates a train from Ljubljana to Žalec hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Hungarian Railways (MÁV) also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Izletnik
Phone
03 42 53 456
Email
uros.grohar@izletnik.si
Website
izletnik.si
Bus from Ljubljana - Stadion to Žalec
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
izletnik.si
Other operators
Taxi from Ljubljana to Žalec
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Taksi društvo Ljubljana
Phone
+386 1 234 90 00
Website
taxi-ljubljana.si
Avto Taxi
Phone
+386 40 388 586
Inter Tours Taxi
Phone
+386 31 311 311
Website
taxi-intertours.si

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