There are 6 ways to get from Ljubljana to Ancona by bus, train, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Trieste 427 / ...
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre Rv
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Ancona Fb

$55 - $173

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Bus  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice 427 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Ancona N433

$38 - $64

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Train  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Bologna C.Le En
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona Rv / ...

$54 - $112

Bus, bus and ferry  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Padova
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Padova to Ancona

$131 - $185

Drive, carferry  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Venice
  2. Take the carferry from Venice to Ancona

$67 - $175

Fly  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Ancona (AOI) LJU - AOI

$181 - $797

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No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana to Ancona. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Ancona via Padova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Ancona. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Ancona via Villach Hbf and Bologna C.Le. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 3 min.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Ancona is 284 km.

The best way to get from Ljubljana to Ancona without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 21 min to get from Ljubljana to Ancona, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Ancona is to train which takes 10 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 40 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 8 h 7 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ljubljana Airport to Ancona Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Ljubljana to Ancona bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ancona station.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Ancona.
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  • Distance: 177.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 21 min

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Ancona, Italy?

You can take a train from Ljubljana to Ancona via Villach Hbf and Bologna C.Le in around 10 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ljubljana to Ancona via Venice, Venice in around 11 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Ancona via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Ljubljana to Ancona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Ljubljana to Ancona via Prague, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Ljubljana to Ancona via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Ljubljana to Ancona via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Villach Hbf to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$45 - $60
Train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$27 - $32
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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 Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice to Ancona
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Padova
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Bus from Ljubljana to Padova
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Padova to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Venice to Ancona
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$30 - $50
Airplane economy seats
$40 - $65
2-berth outside
$35 - $120
3-berth outside shower
$35 - $90

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Ljubljana to Ancona train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Ancona station.

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Adria Airways and Lufthansa offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Ancona Airport.

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Book your Ljubljana to Ancona bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 571+ hotels available in Ancona. Prices start at $53 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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