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There are 9 ways to get from Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by bus, train, night bus, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana bus station to Munich central bus station 900 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich central bus station to Garmisch-Partenkirchen station 040 / ...

25€ - 44€

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Train  •  8h 44m

  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 Muenchen Hbf Rjx / ...
  4. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Rb / ...

75€ - 129€

Night bus, train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the night bus from Ljubljana bus station to Munich central bus station N900
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Rb / ...

38€ - 63€

Night train, train  •  9h 58m

  1. Take the night train from Ljubljana to Innsbruck Hbf En
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen 5404 / ...

79€ - 105€

Drive  •  4h 35m

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen 445.2 km

45€ - 70€

Fly Ljubljana to Munich, train  •  4h 46m

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Munich (MUC) LJU - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

153€ - 393€

Shuttle to Graz, fly to Munich, train  •  6h 46m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Graz Airport
  2. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Munich (MUC) GRZ - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

144€ - 693€

Shuttle to Klagenfurt, fly to Innsbruck, train  •  8h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Klagenfurt Flughafen
  2. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Innsbruck (INN) KLU - INN
  3. Take the train from Innsbruck Westbahnhof to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

142€ - 704€

Shuttle to Zagreb, fly to Munich, train  •  7h 33m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb Airport
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Munich (MUC) ZAG - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

131€ - 490€

Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by bus

The bus journey time between Ljubljana and Garmisch-Partenkirchen is around 15h 41m and covers a distance of around 498 km. The fastest bus normally takes 14h 50m. Operated by FlixBus, Crnja Tours, Nomago and others, the Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen bus service departs from Ljubljana bus station and arrives in Garmisch-Partenkirchen station. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
15h 41m
Fastest bus time:
14h 50m
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
28€
Carbon emissions:
62 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
01:20
Last bus departs at:
21:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen bus schedules

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  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
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  • Pre-arrival health declaration
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Garmisch-Partenkirchen is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Garmisch-Partenkirchen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Garmisch-Partenkirchen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is to bus which costs 24€ - 45€ and takes 7h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 4h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana station to Garmisch-Partenkirchen station. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana bus station and arriving at Garmisch-Partenkirchen station via Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Garmisch-Partenkirchen via Villach Hbf, Salzburg Hbf and Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 44m.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Garmisch-Partenkirchen is 305 km. The road distance is 445.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen without a car is to bus which takes 7h 20m and costs 24€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 7h 20m to get from Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, including transfers.

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Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Ljubljana bus station.

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Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Ljubljana station.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is to bus which takes 7h 20m and costs 24€ - 45€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 75€ - 130€ and takes 8h 44m.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.
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  • Distance: 305.1 km
  • Duration: 7h 20m

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany?

You can take a bus from Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen via Munich central bus station in around 7h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen via Villach Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, and Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 in around 8h 44m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Graz to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Flights from Graz to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Flights from Klagenfurt to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Klagenfurt to Innsbruck via Cologne Bonn, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Flights from Zagreb to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
230€ - 550€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 440€
Flights from Graz to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Flights from Zagreb to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 360€
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 360€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Graz to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 440€
Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
8€ - 10€
Regional Train Ticket
6€ - 8€
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
11€ - 14€
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 Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Night train from Ljubljana to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Innsbruck Westbahnhof to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
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 bus station to Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich central bus station to Garmisch-Partenkirchen station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
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 Munich Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Crnja Tours
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Munich Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 35€
Book at
Nomago
Economy
17€ - 24€
Premium
20€ - 28€
Family&friends
23€ - 35€
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Munich Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Autotrans d.d.
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Graz Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 310€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
37€ - 40€
Private
130€ - 310€
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Klagenfurt Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
10€ - 140€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
10€ - 35€
Private
40€ - 140€
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€

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The quickest flight from Ljubljana Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Garmisch-Partenkirchen station.

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Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Garmisch-Partenkirchen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is 445 km. It takes approximately 4h 35m to drive from Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Ljubljana Airport to Munich Airport.

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Book your Ljubljana to Garmisch-Partenkirchen bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 228+ hotels available in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Prices start at 75€ 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 21€ - 40€.

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