There are 9 ways to get from Ljubljana to Zermatt by bus, 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Trieste 907 / ...
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale Fr
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Ec / ...
  5. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt 6-Y

$113 - $260

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice Mestre 907 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Venice - Mestre to Milan
  3. Take the bus from Lampugnano Milan to Chatillon 216 / ...

$66 - $128

7 alternative options

Train  •  16 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Zürich HB En
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Visp 8 / ...

$182 - $319

Drive  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Zermatt 448.3 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Ljubljana to Zurich, train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Zurich (ZRH) LJU - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp
  3. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt

$191 - $499

Fly Ljubljana to Geneva, train  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Geneva (GVA) LJU - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp
  3. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt

$201 - $599

Fly Trieste to Milan Linate, train  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Milan Linate (LIN) TRS - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt

$187 - $633

Fly Ljubljana to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LJU - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt

$239 - $521

Shuttle, bus, train  •  12 h 8 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Malpensa Aeroporto Terminal 1
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt 6-Y

$146 - $1,058

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Zermatt is to bus which costs 55€ - 110€ and takes 15 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Zermatt is to drive which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 7 h 46 min.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Zermatt is 521 km. The road distance is 717.4 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 32 min to get from Ljubljana to Zermatt, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Zermatt via Zürich HB and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 31 min.

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

You can take a bus from Ljubljana to Zermatt via Venice, Venice Mestre, Venice - Mestre, Milan, Lampugnano Milan, Chatillon, Chatillon Autostazione, and Valtournenche Breuil - Chiesa in around 15 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ljubljana to Zermatt via Zürich HB and Visp in around 16 h 31 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Ljubljana to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Ljubljana to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Ljubljana to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Ljubljana to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Trieste to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Ljubljana to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Milan Malpensa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Milan Malpensa via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$44 - $46
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$44 - $46
First
$67
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$26 - $31
1st Class Ticket
$45 - $55
Train from Visp to Zermatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$20 - $25
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $45
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Chatillon
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Venice - Mestre to Milan
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Ouibus
Savda
Phone
+39 0165 36 70 11
Email
savda@savda.it
Website
savda.it
Bus from Lampugnano Milan to Chatillon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
savda.it
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com

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