There are 12 ways to get from Rotterdam to Ljubljana by train, plane, bus, shuttle 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

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Ljubljana  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Ljubljana (LJU) AMS - LJU

$98 - $378

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Munich, Munich central bus station N93
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Ljubljana 900 / ...

$81 - $136

10 alternative options

Train to Brussels, fly to Ljubljana  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Ljubljana (LJU) BRU - LJU

$151 - $395

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Graz  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Graz (GRZ) AMS - GRZ

$157 - $818

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Zagreb  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Zagreb (ZAG) AMS - ZAG

$122 - $578

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Venice  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Venice (VCE) AMS - VCE

$107 - $718

Train, bus via Hackerbrücke  •  15 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  4. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Ljubljana 900 / ...

$184 - $283

Train, bus  •  18 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec
  4. Take the bus from Villach to Ljubljana 996 / ...

$204 - $307

Train  •  19 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Wien Meidling Ice
  5. Take the train from Wien Meidling to Maribor Ec
  6. Take the train from Maribor to Ljubljana

$251 - $385

Bus, shuttle  •  21 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Munich Hbf
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Munich Hbf to Ljubljana

$136 - $853

Drive, train  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Kufstein Ec / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Ljubljana

$234 - $349

Drive  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Ljubljana 777.7 miles

$180 - $280

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Ljubljana, Slovenia?

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Ljubljana via Venlo, Düsseldorf Hbf, Würzburg Hbf, Wien Meidling, and Maribor in around 19 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotterdam to Ljubljana via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 19 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Amsterdam to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$21 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $50
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
11 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Meidling to Maribor
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Villach to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Rotterdam to Munich Hbf
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rotterdam to Ljubljana?

The distance between Rotterdam and Ljubljana is 979 km. The road distance is 1244 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Ljubljana?

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Ljubljana is to bus which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 19 h 56 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rotterdam to Ljubljana?

The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Ljubljana is to train and fly which takes 4 h 47 min and costs 75€ - 310€.

Is there a direct train between Rotterdam and Ljubljana?

No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Ljubljana via Venlo, Düsseldorf Hbf, Würzburg Hbf, Wien Meidling and Maribor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 22 min.

Is there a direct bus between Rotterdam and Ljubljana?

No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS and arriving at Ljubljana via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 56 min.

How long does it take to get from Rotterdam to Ljubljana?

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Rotterdam to Ljubljana, including transfers.