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Recommended option

Fly Zurich to Ljubljana  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Ljubljana (LJU) ZRH - LJU

$111 - $345

Cheapest option

Bus Globtour  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich Hbf Nord to Ljubljana Zob Postaja N953

$53 - $95

8 alternative options

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Trieste  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Trieste (TRS) LIN - TRS

$138 - $576

Fly Geneva to Ljubljana  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Ljubljana (LJU) GVA - LJU

$124 - $450

Fly Zurich to Zagreb  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Zagreb (ZAG) ZRH - ZAG

$121 - $580

Fly Zurich to Graz  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Graz (GRZ) ZRH - GRZ

$151 - $700

Fly Zurich to Venice  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE

$106 - $720

Bus Eurolines CH  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Ljubljana

$62 - $88

Train  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Ljubljana En

$98 - $165

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Ljubljana 453 miles

$90 - $140

What companies run services between Switzerland and Ljubljana, Slovenia?

Adria Airways flies from Zürich to Ljubljana 3 times a day. Alternatively, Globtour operates a bus from Zürich to Ljubljana once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 10 h 10 min. FlixBus also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zürich Hbf Nord to Ljubljana Zob Postaja
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
globtour.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Switzerland and Ljubljana is 488 km. The road distance is 725 km.

The cheapest way to get from Switzerland to Ljubljana is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 95 and takes 11 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Switzerland to Ljubljana is to fly which takes 3 h 59 min and costs SFr 110 - SFr 350.

No, there is no direct train from Switzerland to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Zürich Stadelhofen and arriving at Ljubljana via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Switzerland to Ljubljana, including transfers.