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

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Bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Žalec Ljubljana - Vransko - Celje / ...

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Celje Ics 14 / ...

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ljubljana to Žalec 41.2 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Žalec 41.2 miles

$8 - $12

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Žalec. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 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 best way to get from Ljubljana to Žalec without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs .

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The bus from Ljubljana to Žalec takes 1 h 30 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Ljubljana to Žalec bus services, operated by Izletnik, depart from Ljubljana station.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Žalec is to bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 47 min.

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Ljubljana to Žalec bus services, operated by Izletnik, arrive at Žalec station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to Žalec is 66 km. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Ljubljana to Žalec.

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There are 165+ hotels available in Žalec. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Žalec.
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  • Distance: 34.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

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

Izletnik operates a bus from Ljubljana to Žalec once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Slovenian Railways (SŽ) operates a train from Ljubljana to Žalec hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Izletnik
Phone
03 42 53 456
Email
uros.grohar@izletnik.si
Website
izletnik.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Žalec
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
izletnik.si
Izletnik Celje D.O.O.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Žalec
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
jpp.si
Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota D.D.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Žalec
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
jpp.si
Avrigo D.O.O.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Žalec
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
jpp.si
Other operators
Taxi from Ljubljana to Žalec
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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