There are 7 ways to get from Slovenia to Slovakia by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Graz, bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. GRZ - VIE

$103 - $375

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. 917

$26 - $45

5 alternative options

Fly from Klagenfurt, bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. KLU - VIE

$89 - $423

Fly from Ljubljana, bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. LJU - VIE

$102 - $388

Train to Zagreb, fly, bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. ZAG - VIE

$114 - $433

Train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Ec
  2. Rex / ...

$55 - $84

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. 281.3 miles

$55 - $85

What companies run services between Slovenia and Slovakia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Ljubljana to Bratislava once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min. Crnja Tours also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ljubljana to Bratislava via Wien Hbf in around 7 h 36 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Graz to Vienna
Ave. Duration
38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Klagenfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Ljubljana to Vienna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Zagreb to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Vienna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Dobova to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
11 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Slovenia and Slovakia is 496 km. The road distance is 450 km.

The cheapest way to get from Slovenia to Slovakia is to bus which costs 22€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Slovenia to Slovakia is to fly and bus which takes 3 h 22 min and costs 85€ - 330€.

No, there is no direct train from Slovenia to Slovakia. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Bratislava hl.st. via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 36 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Slovenia to Slovakia, including transfers.