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There are 8 ways to get from Ljubljana to Sargans by train, bus, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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  •  10 h 34 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 Sargans Rj

$98 - $172

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Night train  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the night train from Ljubljana to Sargans En

$75 - $130

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Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice Mestre N403 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mestre to Sargans

$79 - $108

Drive  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Sargans 413.4 miles

$85 - $130

Fly from Ljubljana, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Zurich (ZRH) LJU - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Sargans

$140 - $402

Shuttle to Graz, fly, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Graz Airport
  2. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Zurich (ZRH) GRZ - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Sargans

$183 - $744

Shuttle to Zagreb, fly, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb Airport
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Zurich (ZRH) ZAG - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Sargans

$153 - $629

Shuttle to Venice, fly, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Venice Airport
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Zurich (ZRH) VCE - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Sargans

$139 - $761

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Sargans is to bus which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 11 h.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Sargans is to fly and train which costs 120€ - 350€ and takes 5 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana to Sargans. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Sargans via Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Sargans. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 13 min.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Sargans is 403 km. The road distance is 661.4 km.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Sargans without a car is to train which takes 10 h 34 min and costs 85€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 10 h 34 min to get from Ljubljana to Sargans, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Sargans is to train which takes 10 h 34 min and costs 85€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 11 h.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Sargans.
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  • Distance: 251.7 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 34 min

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Sargans, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Ljubljana to Sargans via Villach Hbf and Salzburg Hbf in around 10 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ljubljana to Sargans via Venice, Venice Mestre and Mestre in around 11 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
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
$11 - $18
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Night train from Ljubljana to Sargans
Ave. Duration
11 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
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
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Sargans
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Sargans
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Mestre to Sargans
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Graz Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$42 - $46
Private
$150 - $360
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Zagreb Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $45
Private
$130 - $260
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Venice Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $390
Schedules at
goopti.com
Book at
goopti.com
Shared
$43 - $47
Private
$210 - $390

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The quickest flight from Ljubljana Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Ljubljana to Sargans bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, arrive at Sargans station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to Sargans is 661 km. It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to drive from Ljubljana to Sargans.

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Swiss, Lufthansa and Adria Airways offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 361+ hotels available in Sargans. Prices start at $75 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 9€ - 40€.

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