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

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Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Ptuj D

$12 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus Nomago  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Tivolska to Tržaška - Nasipna Nova Gorica Ap - Ljubljana Ap - Slov.Bistrica Ac - Maribor Ap - Ljutomer / ...

$4 - $7

3 alternative options

Train via Pragersko  •  2 h 47 min

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

$13 - $18

Bus Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota D.D.  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Avtobusna postaja Maribor Piran - Ljubljana - Maribor - Murska Sobota / ...
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Maribor to Avtobusna postaja Ptuj Maribor - Miklavž - Zlatoličje - Ptuj

$16 - $22

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 bus which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 4 h 14 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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No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana to Ptuj. However, there are services departing from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana and arriving at Avtobusna postaja Ptuj via Avtobusna postaja Maribor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Ptuj. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 17 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 best way to get from Ljubljana to Ptuj without a car is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs 11€ - 16€.

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The train from Ljubljana to Ptuj takes 2 h 17 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Ljubljana to Ptuj bus services, operated by Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota D.D., depart from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana station.

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

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Ptuj is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs 11€ - 16€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Ptuj.
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  • Distance: 70.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

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

Slovenian Railways (SŽ) operates a train from Ljubljana to Ptuj once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ljubljana to Ptuj via Avtobusna postaja Maribor in around 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Ptuj
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 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
Bus operators
Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota D.D.
Phone
+386 2 530 16 00
Email
vozni.redi@apms.si
Website
apms.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Avtobusna postaja Maribor
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
apms.si
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Avtobusna postaja Maribor
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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Nomago
Bus from Tivolska to Tržaška - Nasipna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
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Nomago
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 Avtobusna postaja Maribor to Avtobusna postaja Ptuj
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
arriva.si

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Ljubljana to Ptuj bus services, operated by Arriva Slovenia, arrive at Avtobusna postaja Ptuj station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to Ptuj is 143 km. It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to drive from Ljubljana to Ptuj.

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There are 211+ hotels available in Ptuj. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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