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There are 10 ways to get from Ljubljana to Amsterdam by plane, shuttle, train, bus, car, car train or night train

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Fly from Ljubljana  •  4h 40m

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LJU - AMS

76€ - 181€

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Bus  •  18h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N952 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Amsterdam

54€ - 107€

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Shuttle to Graz, fly  •  6h 40m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Graz Airport
  2. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) GRZ - AMS

133€ - 594€

Shuttle to Zagreb, fly  •  6h 27m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb Airport
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) ZAG - AMS

100€ - 589€

Shuttle to Venice, fly  •  7h 15m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Venice Airport
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) VCE - AMS

104€ - 675€

Train  •  16h 43m

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf 480
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

228€ - 318€

Drive, car train  •  17h 7m

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Villach
  2. Take the car train from Villach to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Drive from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam

96€ - 181€

Night train, train  •  21h 4m

  1. Take the night train from Ljubljana to Innsbruck Hbf En
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal 1388

Bus, train  •  21h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Duisburg
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

94€ - 130€

Drive  •  11h 25m

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Amsterdam 1242.3 km

160€ - 250€

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The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 50€ - 110€ and takes 18h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 75€ - 190€ and takes 4h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Amsterdam via Frankfurt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Villach Hbf and Duisburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 43m.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Amsterdam is 989 km. The road distance is 1242.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 16h 43m and costs 220€ - 320€.

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It takes approximately 4h 40m to get from Ljubljana to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Ljubljana to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Ljubljana station.

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Ljubljana to Amsterdam train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Ljubljana station.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 4h 40m and costs 75€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 220€ - 320€ and takes 16h 43m, you could also bus, which costs 50€ - 110€ and takes 18h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 989.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 40m

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Transavia Holland and Lufthansa fly from Ljubljana to Amsterdam 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via Villach Hbf and Duisburg Hbf in around 16h 43m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 350€
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 350€
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 480€
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 480€
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 600€
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 600€
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 480€
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 480€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 200€
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 360€
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 330€
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 260€
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 700€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 360€
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 260€
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam Schiphol via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 340€
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam Schiphol via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 370€
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam Schiphol via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 420€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 200€
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 350€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 360€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 490€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam Schiphol via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 230€
Train operators
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 Ljubljana to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Villach Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
170€ - 240€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Night train from Ljubljana to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Villach to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
55€ - 120€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Passenger
59€
Motorcycle
99€
Vehicle
109€
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Graz Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 320€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
37€ - 40€
Private
130€ - 320€
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Zagreb Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
29€ - 230€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
29€ - 40€
Private
110€ - 230€
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Venice Airport
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 340€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Book at
goopti.com
Shared
38€ - 41€
Private
180€ - 340€
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 80€
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr

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The quickest flight from Ljubljana Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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Ljubljana to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Amsterdam station.

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Ljubljana to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to Amsterdam is 1242 km. It takes approximately 11h 25m to drive from Ljubljana to Amsterdam.

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Transavia Holland and Lufthansa offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2534+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Ljubljana Airport is to shuttle which takes 20 min and costs 10€ - 40€.

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