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

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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Fly from Ljubljana  •  4 h 7 min

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

$116 - $359

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Bus  •  11 h 20 min

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

$45 - $80

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Shuttle to Trieste, fly  •  5 h 8 min

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

$142 - $729

Shuttle to Graz, fly  •  6 h 7 min

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

$144 - $624

Shuttle to Zagreb, fly  •  5 h 54 min

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

$125 - $577

Train  •  11 h 19 min

  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

Train, cartrain  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the cartrain from Villach Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Süd UEX 1386

$77 - $157

Shuttle, bus  •  15 h 27 min

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

$108 - $810

Drive, train  •  8 h 59 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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$155 - $231

Drive  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main 503.9 miles

$100 - $160

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 20 min.

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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 11 h 19 min.

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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 11 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min 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 4 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 19 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 11 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Ljubljana Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 390.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

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

Adria Airways, Swiss and Lufthansa 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 11 h 19 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Trieste to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Trieste to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Train operators
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
2 h 32 min
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
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $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 München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Villach Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Süd
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$114
Vehicle
$125
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
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
2 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$43 - $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 Munich Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
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
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 München ZOB to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
eurolines.de

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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 7 h 42 min to drive from Ljubljana to Frankfurt am Main.

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Swiss, 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.

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There are 676+ hotels available in Frankfurt am Main. Prices start at $56 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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