There are 10 ways to get from Rome to Ljubljana by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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

Fly Rome to Trieste  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Trieste (TRS) FCO - TRS

$97 - $587

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Trieste 540 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Trieste to Ljubljana N403

$42 - $76

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Fly Rome to Venice  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Venice (VCE) FCO - VCE

$87 - $647

Fly Rome to Ljubljana  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Ljubljana (LJU) FCO - LJU

$152 - $612

Fly Rome Ciampino to Trieste  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Trieste (TRS) CIA - TRS

$66 - $584

Fly Rome to Klagenfurt  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Klagenfurt (KLU) FCO - KLU

$163 - $617

Train, bus  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Ljubljana 402

$58 - $194

Train  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Trieste Centrale Fa
  2. Take the train from Trieste to Ljubljana Tivoli

$85 - $127

Bus  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Romе Tiburtina to Ljubljana Avtobusna Postaja

$60 - $80

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Ljubljana 472.2 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Ljubljana is to bus which costs 50€ - 70€ and takes 11 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Ljubljana is to fly which costs 55€ - 500€ and takes 4 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Romе Tiburtina and arriving at Ljubljana Avtobusna Postaja. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Ljubljana Tivoli via Trieste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 48 min.

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The distance between Rome and Ljubljana is 488 km. The road distance is 755.5 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Ljubljana without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 29 min and costs 45€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Rome to Ljubljana, including transfers.

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Rome to Ljubljana bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, depart from Romе Tiburtina station.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Ljubljana.
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  • Distance: 305.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Ljubljana, Slovenia?

Alitalia flies from Rome to Ljubljana 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Ljubljana via Trieste Centrale and Trieste in around 8 h 48 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Rome to Trieste via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Rome to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Rome to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Rome to Klagenfurt via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Rome to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Rome to Klagenfurt via Zurich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rome to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Rome to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Rome to Klagenfurt via Milan Malpensa, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Rome to Klagenfurt via Bologna, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Rome to Klagenfurt via Zurich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Rome to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Rome to Ljubljana via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Ljubljana via Podgorica
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Ljubljana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Trieste to Ljubljana Tivoli
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
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 Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rome to Trieste
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
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 Trieste Station to Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Trieste Piazza Libertà Autostazione to Ljubljana Avtobusna Postaja
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Bus from Romе Tiburtina to Ljubljana Avtobusna Postaja
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.it

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