There are 9 ways to get from Ljubljana to Gothenburg by plane, train, bus, night train, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly Ljubljana to Gothenburg  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Gothenburg (GOT) LJU - GOT

$128 - $303

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  30 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Sentilj Lp 4436
  2. Take the bus from Sentilj to Gothenburg

$104 - $199

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Fly Zagreb to Gothenburg  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Gothenburg (GOT) ZAG - GOT

$121 - $473

Fly Ljubljana to Copenhagen, train  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Copenhagen (CPH) LJU - CPH
  2. Take the train from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Centralstation

$136 - $499

Train  •  23 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Muenchen Hbf En
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  5. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation

$181 - $387

Bus  •  30 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb N997 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Göteborg

Train, night train, car ferry  •  33 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the night train from Villach Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Kiel to Gothenburg

$256 - $392

Drive, train  •  20 h 1 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 Hannover Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Lüneburg Ic / ...
  5. Drive from Lüneburg to Gothenburg

$322 - $498

Drive  •  18 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Gothenburg 1228.5 miles

$270 - $410

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Gothenburg is to fly which costs 100€ - 260€ and takes 7 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Gothenburg is to fly which costs 100€ - 260€ and takes 7 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana to Gothenburg. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Göteborg via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Gothenburg station. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Göteborg Centralstation via Villach Hbf, München Hbf, Hamburg Hbf and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 39 min.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Gothenburg is 1308 km. The road distance is 1965.6 km.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Gothenburg without a car is to train which takes 23 h 39 min and costs 150€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Ljubljana to Gothenburg, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Gothenburg is to fly which takes 7 h 3 min and costs 100€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 150€ - 340€ and takes 23 h 39 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 30 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Gothenburg.
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  • Distance: 817.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 3 min

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Gothenburg, Sweden?

LOT, Finnair and 12 other airlines fly from Ljubljana to Gothenburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Villach Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, München Hbf, Hamburg Hbf, and København H in around 23 h 39 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Frankfurt, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Ljubljana to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Ljubljana to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Ljubljana to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Ljubljana to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Ljubljana to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Flights from Ljubljana to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Ljubljana to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Ljubljana to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Ljubljana to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Ljubljana to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $350
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Gothenburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $800
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Zagreb to Gothenburg via Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $420
Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$70 - $100
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$75 - $110
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Sentilj
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
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 Villach Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $55
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 Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$70 - $170
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Lüneburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
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
Night train from Villach Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
13 h 44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $270
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
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
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 Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.si
Globtour
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Göteborg
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Sentilj to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
26 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $180
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Kiel to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$60
Small Car
$60

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