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

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Fly Ljubljana to Paris CDG  •  5h 6m

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Paris CDG (CDG) LJU - CDG

95€ - 408€

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Bus  •  18h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine N880

60€ - 71€

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Shuttle to Zagreb, fly to Paris CDG  •  6h 48m

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

114€ - 686€

Shuttle to Venice, fly to Nice  •  6h 57m

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

80€ - 554€

Shuttle to Venice, fly to Paris Orly  •  7h 13m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Venice Airport
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Paris Orly (ORY) VCE - ORY

89€ - 755€

Shuttle to Venice, fly to Lyon  •  7h 9m

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

114€ - 571€

Train  •  13h 29m

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Salzburg Hbf 480
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 Rjx / ...
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Paris l'Est Tgv

196€ - 307€

Bus via Gallieni  •  21h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Paris, Gallieni 26

60€ - 82€

Drive  •  11h 42m

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Paris 1254.8 km

140€ - 210€

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The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to France is to bus which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 18h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to France is to fly which costs 95€ - 410€ and takes 5h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana to France. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Notre-Dame - Quai De Montebello via Ministere De L'economie Et Des Finances. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to France. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Cité via Salzburg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf and Gare de l'Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 29m.

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The distance between Ljubljana and France is 970 km. The road distance is 1254.8 km.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to France without a car is to train which takes 13h 29m and costs 190€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Ljubljana to France, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to France is to fly which takes 5h 6m and costs 95€ - 410€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 190€ - 310€ and takes 13h 29m, you could also bus, which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 18h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to France.
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  • Distance: 969.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and France?

Air France, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Ljubljana to Paris twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ljubljana to Paris via Salzburg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, Paris l'Est, and Gare de l'Est in around 13h 29m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 340€
Flights from Venice to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 230€
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 200€
Flights from Venice to Lyon via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 200€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 360€
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 420€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 360€
Flights from Ljubljana to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 420€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 800€
Flights from Venice to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 490€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 750€
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 460€
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG via Split
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
110€ - 460€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 600€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 470€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
28€ - 160€
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 Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Transdev
Website
veolia-verkehr.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
veolia-verkehr.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
120€ - 150€
1st Class
140€ - 170€
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Ljubljana to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Ljubljana Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Ljubljana to France bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Ljubljana to France train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Paris l'Est station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to France is 1255 km. It takes approximately 11h 42m to drive from Ljubljana to France.

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Transavia Holland, KLM, Air France and two other airlines offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 67+ hotels available in France. 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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