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

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Fly from Ljubljana  •  4h 11m

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Frankfurt (FRA) LJU - FRA

$116 - $359

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Bus  •  11h 35m

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

$45 - $80

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Shuttle to Trieste, fly  •  5h 7m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Frankfurt (FRA) TRS - FRA

$142 - $727

Shuttle to Graz, fly  •  6h 6m

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

$144 - $621

Shuttle to Zagreb, fly  •  5h 53m

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

$124 - $576

Train  •  11h 16m

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$148 - $232

Shuttle, bus  •  15h 27m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Munich Hbf
  2. Take the bus from München ZOB to Frankfurt am Main

$107 - $805

Night train, train  •  10h 12m

  1. Take the night train from Ljubljana to München Hbf En
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$143 - $212

Drive, train  •  8h 57m

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$154 - $226

Drive  •  7h 42m

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main 503.9 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 11h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which costs 100€ - 320€ and takes 4h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Villach Hbf, Salzburg Hbf and München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 16m.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Frankfurt am Main is 625 km. The road distance is 806.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 11h 16m and costs 120€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 4h 11m to get from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Ljubljana station.

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

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 4h 11m and costs 100€ - 320€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120€ - 210€ and takes 11h 16m, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 11h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 390.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 11m

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Adria Airways, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main via Villach Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, and München Hbf in around 11h 16m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Trieste to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Trieste to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Trieste to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $170
Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Night train from Ljubljana to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
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 Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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 München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $45
Private
$120 - $330
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Graz Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
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
1h 57m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $45
Private
$130 - $260
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Munich Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $700
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$57 - $62
Private
$390 - $700
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
11h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Frankfurt Main Central Train Station
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
Crnja Tours
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from München ZOB to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
eurolines.de

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The quickest flight from Ljubljana Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main is 806 km. It takes approximately 7h 42m to drive from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main.

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

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Book your Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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There are 678+ hotels available in Frankfurt am Main. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Ljubljana Airport is to shuttle which takes 20m and costs 9€ - 40€.

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