There are 11 ways to get from Slovenia to France by train, plane, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Ljubljana, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Kranj to Ljubljana
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Paris CDG (CDG) LJU - CDG

$102 - $383

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Fly Venice to Nice  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Nice (NCE) VCE - NCE

$81 - $560

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Train to Zagreb, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Dobova to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Paris CDG (CDG) ZAG - CDG

$119 - $418

Fly Venice to Lyon  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Lyon (LYS) VCE - LYS

$86 - $627

Fly Graz to Stuttgart, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Stuttgart (STR) GRZ - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg

$146 - $513

Fly Ljubljana to Zurich, train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Zurich (ZRH) LJU - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg

$159 - $446

Train  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...

$215 - $330

Bus FlixBus  •  22 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice 427 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Paris, Paris N729

$83 - $148

Bus Eurolines FR  •  23 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Paris Gallieni

$146 - $202

Train, night train  •  20 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana Tivoli to Monfalcone
  2. Take the train from Monfalcone to Venezia Mestre Rv / ...
  3. Take the night train from Venezia Mestre to Gare de Lyon

$165 - $230

Drive  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Paris 784.2 miles

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Slovenia to France is to bus which costs 70€ - 130€ and takes 22 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Slovenia to France is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 330€ and takes 5 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Slovenia to France. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Notre-Dame - Quai De Montebello via Venice, Venice and Gare De Bercy - Popb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 29 min.

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The distance between Slovenia and France is 972 km. The road distance is 1254.8 km.

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The best way to get from Slovenia to France without a car is to train which takes 14 h 3 min and costs 180€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Slovenia to France, including transfers.

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Slovenia to France bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Ljubljana station.

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The best way to get from Slovenia to France is to fly which takes 7 h 16 min and costs 65€ - 480€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 180€ - 290€ and takes 14 h 3 min, you could also bus, which costs 70€ - 130€ and takes 22 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Ljubljana Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Slovenia to France bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris station.

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Map of how to get from Slovenia to France.
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  • Distance: 607.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

What companies run services between Slovenia and France?

easyJet, Alitalia and three other airlines fly from Koper to Nice 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ljubljana to Paris via Villach Hbf, Stuttgart Hbf, Paris Est, and Gare de l'Est in around 14 h 3 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Ljubljana to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Venice to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Venice to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Graz to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Graz to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Graz to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Graz to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Graz to Stuttgart via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG via Split
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Venice to Lyon via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Kranj to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Dobova to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana Tivoli to Monfalcone
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Villach Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Monfalcone to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Venezia Mestre to Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
13 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thello.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

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