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There are 4 ways to get from Salzburg to Jesenice by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  4h 11m

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

28€ - 51€

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Bus  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg P+R South to Bled Central Bus Station Frankfurt - Zagreb / ...

15€ - 39€

2 alternative options

Night train  •  3h 15m

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

27€ - 50€

Drive  •  2h 20m

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Jesenice 220.4 km

22€ - 35€

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Jesenice is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Jesenice is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Jesenice. However, there are services departing from Salzburg P+R South and arriving at Jesenice občina via Bled. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 38m.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Jesenice. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 15m.

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The distance between Salzburg and Jesenice is 170 km. The road distance is 220.4 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Jesenice without a car is to train which takes 4h 11m and costs 27€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 4h 11m to get from Salzburg to Jesenice, including transfers.

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Salzburg to Jesenice bus services, operated by Nomago, depart from Salzburg P+R South station.

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Salzburg to Jesenice train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Salzburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Jesenice is to train which takes 4h 11m and costs 27€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 40€ and takes 4h 38m.

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Map of how to get from Salzburg to Jesenice.
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  • Distance: 170.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 11m

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

Deutsche Bahn Eurocity operates a train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf 4 times a day. Tickets cost 21€ - 30€ and the journey takes 2h 31m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Nomago operates a bus from Salzburg P+R South to Bled Central Bus Station 4 times a day. Tickets cost 12€ - 25€ and the journey takes 3h 15m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

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Website
bahn.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Jesenice
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Salzburg P+R South to Bled Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 25€
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Nomago
Economy
12€ - 18€
Premium
15€ - 21€
Family&friends
17€ - 25€

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Salzburg to Jesenice bus services, operated by Nomago, arrive at Bled Central Bus Station.

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Salzburg to Jesenice train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Villach Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Jesenice is 220 km. It takes approximately 2h 20m to drive from Salzburg to Jesenice.

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There are 2029+ hotels available in Jesenice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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