There are 5 ways to get from Salzburg to Koper by bus, train, night train or car

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Bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Koper

$26 - $40

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Train, bus  •  7 h 50 min

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

$43 - $66

Train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana D / ...
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana to Koper

$51 - $77

Night train, bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf to Kranj En
  2. Take the bus from Kranj - Železniška postaja to Koper

$34 - $67

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Koper 237.9 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Koper is to bus which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 7 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Koper is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salzburg and arriving at Koper. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salzburg to Koper. However, there are services departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Koper via Villach Hbf and Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 29 min.

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The distance between Salzburg and Koper is 256 km. The road distance is 380.7 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Koper without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 4 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

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The bus from Salzburg to Koper takes 7 h 4 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Salzburg to Koper bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, depart from Salzburg station.

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Salzburg to Koper train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Salzburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Koper is to bus which takes 7 h 4 min and costs 22€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 8 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Salzburg to Koper.
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  • Distance: 159.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 4 min

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

Crnja Tours operates a bus from Salzburg to Koper once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 7 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Salzburg to Koper via Villach Hbf and Ljubljana in around 8 h 29 min.

Train operators
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 Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Kranj
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Salzburg to Koper
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Bus from Villach to Koper
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com

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