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Bus  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Tobačna to Avtobusna postaja Nova Gorica Ljubljana Ap - Ac - Vipava - Ajdovščina - Nova Gorica Ap / ...

€9 - €21

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Train  •  3h 16m

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Nova Gorica Re

€9 - €19

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Drive  •  1h 4m

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Nova Gorica 105.8 km

€10 - €16

Ljubljana to Nova Gorica by bus

The bus journey time between Ljubljana and Nova Gorica is around 1h 15m and covers a distance of around 115 km. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 15m. Operated by Nomago, Arriva Slovenia and DRD Turizem, the Ljubljana to Nova Gorica bus service departs from Tobačna and arrives in Avtobusna postaja Nova Gorica. Typically three buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 15m
Fastest bus time:
1h 15m
Buses per week:
3
Cheapest price:
€16
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:15
Last bus departs at:
06:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ljubljana to Nova Gorica bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Ljubljana → Nova Gorica
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1.5m

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COVID-19 help in Slovenia

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 080 1404

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Slovenia.

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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
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Nova Gorica is 080 1404.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Nova Gorica is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Nova Gorica is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 080 1404.

Last updated: 21 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Nova Gorica is to train which costs €9 - €19 and takes 3h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Nova Gorica is to drive which costs €10 - €16 and takes 1h 4m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tobačna and arriving at Avtobusna postaja Nova Gorica. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 24m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Nova Gorica. Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3h 16m.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Nova Gorica is 67 km. The road distance is 105.8 km.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Nova Gorica without a car is to bus which takes 2h 24m and costs €9 - €21.

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The bus from Tobačna to Avtobusna postaja Nova Gorica takes 2h 24m including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Ljubljana to Nova Gorica bus services, operated by Nomago, depart from Tobačna station.

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

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Nova Gorica is to bus which takes 2h 24m and costs €9 - €21. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €9 - €19 and takes 3h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Nova Gorica.
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  • Distance: 67 km
  • Duration: 2h 24m

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Nova Gorica, Slovenia?

Nomago operates a bus from Tobačna to Avtobusna postaja Nova Gorica 5 times a day. Tickets cost €9 - €19 and the journey takes 2h 24m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Slovenian Railways (SŽ) operates a train from Ljubljana to Nova Gorica twice a week. Tickets cost €9 - €19 and the journey takes 3h 16m.

Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Ljubljana to Nova Gorica
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€9 - €19
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
€10 - €13
Regional Train Ticket
€9 - €12
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
€15 - €19
Bus operators
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Tobačna to Avtobusna postaja Nova Gorica
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €19
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Nomago
Economy
€9 - €13
Premium
€11 - €17
Family&friends
€13 - €19
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Tobačna to Avtobusna postaja Nova Gorica
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €13
Website
Arriva Slovenia
DRD Turizem
Phone
+386 (0)51 224 222
Email
info@drd.si
Website
drd.si
Bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Nova Gorica Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €21
Website
DRD Turizem

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Ljubljana to Nova Gorica bus services, operated by Nomago, arrive at Avtobusna postaja Nova Gorica station.

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Ljubljana to Nova Gorica train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), arrive at Nova Gorica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to Nova Gorica is 106 km. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Ljubljana to Nova Gorica.

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