There are 8 ways to get from Salzburg to Ljubljana by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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  •  5 h 17 min

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

$36 - $57

Cheapest option

Night train, bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf. to Villach Hbf En
  2. Take the bus from Villach to Ljubljana 996 / ...

$19 - $38

6 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Graz, Graz central train station 362
  2. Take the bus from Graz, Graz central train station to Ljubljana 907

$25 - $42

Night train  •  4 h 17 min

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

$26 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Ljubljana 175.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Salzburg to Klagenfurt  •  5 h 52 min

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

$191 - $840

Fly Salzburg to Ljubljana  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Ljubljana (LJU) SZG - LJU

$96 - $449

Train to Munich, fly to Ljubljana  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Ljubljana (LJU) MUC - LJU

$157 - $497

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Ljubljana is to night train which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Ljubljana is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Salzburg and Ljubljana is 224 km. The road distance is 280.7 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Salzburg to Ljubljana, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Salzburg and arriving at Ljubljana via Graz, Graz central train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Ljubljana. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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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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Map of how to get from Salzburg to Ljubljana.
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  • Distance: 139.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

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

You can take a train from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Villach Hbf in around 5 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Graz, Graz central train station in around 7 h 35 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Cologne/Bonn Apt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Munich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
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 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf. to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $29
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Salzburg to Graz, Graz central train station
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Graz, Graz central train station to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Villach to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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