There are 6 ways to get from Ljubljana to Salzburg by train, night train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...

$38 - $62

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Night train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the night train from Ljubljana to Salzburg Hbf En

$30 - $55

4 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Salzburg 175.2 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Ljubljana to Salzburg  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Salzburg (SZG) LJU - SZG

$121 - $694

Fly Ljubljana to Munich, train  •  5 h 10 min

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

$159 - $497

Fly Trieste to Munich, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Munich (MUC) TRS - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$179 - $880

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Salzburg is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Salzburg is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Salzburg is 224 km. The road distance is 280.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Ljubljana to Salzburg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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

You can take a train from Ljubljana to Salzburg via Villach Hbf in around 5 h 7 min. Alternatively, Adria Airways, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Ljubljana to Salzburg every 3 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Ljubljana to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Trieste to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Ljubljana to Salzburg via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Salzburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Ljubljana to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Salzburg via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Night train from Ljubljana to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de

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