There are 5 ways to get from Ljubljana to Ptuj by train, bus or car

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Train Hungarian Railways (MÁV)  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Ptuj Istria First Water / ...

$7 - $11

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Train Slovenian Railways (SŽ)  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Pragersko Ics 14 / ...

$13 - $18

Train Slovenian Railways (SŽ) #2  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Zagorje Lp 5071 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zagorje to Ptuj D

$13 - $18

Bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Maribor
  2. Take the bus from Maribor to Ptuj

$18 - $27

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Ptuj 89.2 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Ptuj is to train which costs 6€ - 10€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Ptuj is to drive which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Ptuj is 113 km. The road distance is 142.8 km.

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The train from Ljubljana to Ptuj takes 2 h 23 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana to Ptuj. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Ptuj via Maribor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Ptuj. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Ptuj is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs 6€ - 10€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 15€ - 24€ and takes 3 h 39 min.

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  • Distance: 70.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Ptuj, Slovenia?

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Ljubljana to Ptuj twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 2 h 23 min. Slovenian Railways (SŽ) also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ljubljana to Ptuj via Maribor in around 3 h 39 min.

Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Ptuj
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Pragersko
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Zagorje
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Zagorje to Ptuj
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Bus operators
Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota d.d.
Phone
+386 2 530 16 00
Email
vozni.redi@apms.si
Website
apms.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Maribor
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
apms.si
Izletnik
Phone
03 42 53 456
Email
uros.grohar@izletnik.si
Website
izletnik.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Maribor
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
izletnik.si
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Maribor to Ptuj
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arriva.si

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