There are 4 ways to get from Slovenia to Croatia by bus, train, car or rideshare

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

Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. N900 / ...

$8 - $24

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. En 499 / ...

$11 - $17

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. 87.8 miles

$17 - $26

Rideshare  •  1 h 58 min

  1. 86.9 miles

$10

What companies run services between Slovenia and Croatia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb every 2 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Slovenian Railways (SŽ) operates a train from Ljubljana to Zagreb hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.si
Globtour
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Slovenia and Croatia is 199 km. The road distance is 141 km.

The cheapest way to get from Slovenia to Croatia is to rideshare which costs 9€ and takes 1 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Slovenia to Croatia is to drive which takes 1 h 28 min and costs 14€ - 22€.

No, there is no direct train from Slovenia to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. via Dobova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

The bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb takes 2 h 25 min including transfers and departs every three hours.