There are 9 ways to get from Ljubljana to Amsterdam by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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Fly from Ljubljana  •  4 h 37 min

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

$91 - $345

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Bus  •  18 h 50 min

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

$65 - $149

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Shuttle to Graz, fly  •  6 h 37 min

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

$149 - $760

Shuttle to Zagreb, fly  •  6 h 24 min

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

$115 - $533

Shuttle to Venice, fly  •  7 h 22 min

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

$100 - $656

Train  •  17 h 11 min

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

$212 - $322

Train, bus  •  33 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana Tivoli to Udine R 1824
  2. Take the bus from Udine Autostazione to Amsterdam Amstelstation

$109 - $155

Drive, train  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ice
  4. Drive from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam

$221 - $333

Drive  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Amsterdam 776.3 miles

$180 - $280

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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 18 h 50 min.

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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 17 h 11 min.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Amsterdam is 989 km. The road distance is 1242.1 km.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 17 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min 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 Slovenian Railways (SŽ), depart from Ljubljana station.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 4 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 17 h 11 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 18 h 50 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 618.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

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

Adria Airways, Transavia Holland and five other airlines fly from Ljubljana to Amsterdam every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via Villach Hbf and Duisburg Hbf in around 17 h 11 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Venice to Amsterdam via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $460
Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana Tivoli to Udine
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Graz Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$42 - $46
Private
$150 - $360
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Zagreb Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $45
Private
$130 - $270
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Venice Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $390
Schedules at
goopti.com
Book at
goopti.com
Shared
$44 - $47
Private
$210 - $390
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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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
11 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $70
Website
eurolines.de

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to Amsterdam is 1242 km. It takes approximately 11 h 36 min to drive from Ljubljana to Amsterdam.

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Transavia Holland, Lufthansa, Air France and two other airlines offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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There are 2563+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $86 USD 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 .

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