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There are 5 ways to get from Venice to Postojna Cave by bus, train, ferry or car

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Bus  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Trieste 540 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Postojna

$15 - $25

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Train  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale Rv
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Postojna Reg

$16 - $35

Train via Cervignano-Aquileia-Grado  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Cervignano-Aquileia-Grado Rv
  2. Take the train from Cervignano-Aquileia-Grado to Postojna Reg

$15 - $35

Ferry, bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the ferry from Venice to Piran
  2. Take the bus from Piran to Postojnska jama Lucija Tpc - Piran - Postojnska Jama - Ljubljana Ap / ...

$80 - $100

Drive  •  1h 57m

  1. Drive from Venice to Postojna Cave 121.5 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Postojna Cave is to bus which costs 12€ - 22€ and takes 4h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Postojna Cave is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 1h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Postojna Cave. However, there are services departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Postojna via Trieste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Postojna Cave. However, there are services departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Postojna via Trieste Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 57m.

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The distance between Venice and Postojna Cave is 151 km. The road distance is 194.4 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Postojna Cave without a car is to bus which takes 4h 26m and costs 12€ - 22€.

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It takes approximately 4h 26m to get from Venice to Postojna Cave, including transfers.

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Venice to Postojna Cave bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice station.

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Venice to Postojna Cave train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Venezia S.Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Postojna Cave is to bus which takes 4h 26m and costs 12€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 13€ - 35€ and takes 4h 57m.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Postojna Cave.
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  • Distance: 94.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 26m

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Postojna Cave, Slovenia?

You can take a bus from Venice to Postojna Cave via Trieste and Postojna in around 4h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Venice to Postojna Cave via Trieste Centrale and Postojna in around 4h 57m.

Train operators
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 Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
Train from Trieste Centrale to Postojna
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Cervignano-Aquileia-Grado
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $18
Train from Cervignano-Aquileia-Grado to Postojna
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $17
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 Venice, Venice to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Trieste to Postojna
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
arriva.si
Bus from Piran to Postojnska jama
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
arriva.si
Ferry operators

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Venice to Postojna Cave bus services, operated by Arriva Slovenia, arrive at Postojna station.

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Venice to Postojna Cave train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Postojna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Postojna Cave is 194 km. It takes approximately 1h 57m to drive from Venice to Postojna Cave.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Postojna Cave. Prices start at $37 USD per night.

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