There are 6 ways to get from Ljubljana to Innsbruck by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  7 h 20 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 Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...

$65 - $107

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Rosenheim 954
  2. Take the bus from Rosenheim to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße N391

$27 - $45

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Innsbruck Hbf En

$40 - $70

Drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Innsbruck 283.5 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Innsbruck  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Innsbruck (INN) LJU - INN

$175 - $651

Fly to Munich, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Munich (MUC) LJU - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein
  3. Take the train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf

$160 - $502

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße via Rosenheim. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 39 min.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Innsbruck is 273 km. The road distance is 453.7 km.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Innsbruck without a car is to train which takes 7 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Ljubljana to Innsbruck, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Innsbruck is to train which takes 7 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 45 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 7 h 23 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ljubljana Airport to Innsbruck Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Ljubljana to Innsbruck bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße station.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Innsbruck.
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  • Distance: 170.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Innsbruck, Austria?

You can take a train from Ljubljana to Innsbruck via Villach Hbf and Salzburg Hbf in around 7 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ljubljana to Innsbruck via Rosenheim in around 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ljubljana to Innsbruck via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Ljubljana to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Ljubljana to Innsbruck via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Ljubljana to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Train operators
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
$11 - $18
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
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
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
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 Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.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 Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rosenheim to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Ljubljana to Innsbruck train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Innsbruck Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to Innsbruck is 454 km. It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to drive from Ljubljana to Innsbruck.

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Lufthansa, LOT, Adria Airways and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Innsbruck Airport.

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Book your Ljubljana to Innsbruck bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1273+ hotels available in Innsbruck. Prices start at $69 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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