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

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Bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg, Salzburg South to Bled 954

$15 - $29

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Train  •  4 h 48 min

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

$35 - $56

Night train  •  3 h 56 min

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

$25 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Kranj 158.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Klagenfurt (KLU) SZG - KLU

$191 - $790

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Kranj is to bus which costs 13€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Kranj is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Kranj. However, there are services departing from Salzburg, Salzburg South and arriving at Globus via Bled. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Kranj. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Salzburg and Kranj is 200 km. The road distance is 253.5 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Kranj without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 39 min and costs 13€ - 25€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Salzburg to Kranj, including transfers.

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Salzburg to Kranj bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Salzburg, Salzburg South station.

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

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Kranj is to bus which takes 4 h 39 min and costs 13€ - 25€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 4 h 48 min, you could also fly, which costs 160€ - 700€ and takes 5 h 17 min.

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  • Distance: 125 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Salzburg to Kranj 4 times a week. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Salzburg to Kranj via Villach Hbf in around 4 h 48 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
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.

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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
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Train from Villach Hbf to Kranj
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
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
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Salzburg, Salzburg South to Bled
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Salzburg Airport to Klagenfurt Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Salzburg to Kranj bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bled station.

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Salzburg to Kranj train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Kranj station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Kranj is 253 km. It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to drive from Salzburg to Kranj.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Salzburg Airport to Klagenfurt Airport.

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Book your Salzburg to Kranj bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 1131+ hotels available in Kranj. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Salzburg Airport is to line 2 shuttle which takes 7 min and costs .

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