The cheapest trains from Ljubljana to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Oct 19

Cheapest

$24

Average

$39

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Ljubljana to Salzburg will cost around $ 39 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 24.

Cheapest
03:27PMLjubljana4h21 07:48PMSalzburg Hbf
1 changes
$241One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:55AMLjubljana8h49 07:44PMSalzburg Hbf
3 changes
$311One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:00PMLjubljana7h48 11:48PMSalzburg Hbf
2 changes
$311One-way
07:25AMLjubljana4h23 11:48AMSalzburg Hbf
1 changes
$431One-way
10:52PMLjubljana12h52 11:44AMSalzburg Hbf
3 changes
$431One-way

Timetable Ljubljana to Salzburg

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07:25AMLjubljana4h23 11:48AMSalzburg Hbf
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09:22AMLjubljana4h26 01:48PMSalzburg Hbf
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10:55AMLjubljana8h49 07:44PMSalzburg Hbf
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03:27PMLjubljana4h21 07:48PMSalzburg Hbf
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04:00PMLjubljana8h56 12:56AMSalzburg Hbf
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04:00PMLjubljana7h48 11:48PMSalzburg Hbf
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10:52PMLjubljana12h52 11:44AMSalzburg Hbf
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Oct 18
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$32Flixbus
Tue
Oct 19
$24ÖBB | Railjet
$25Flixbus
Wed
Oct 20
$24ÖBB | Railjet
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Thu
Oct 21
$24ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$25Flixbus
Fri
Oct 22
$43ÖBB | Railjet
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Sat
Oct 23
$24ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$25Flixbus
Sun
Oct 24
$37ÖBB | InterCity
$20Flixbus
Mon
Oct 25
$31ÖBB | Railjet
$20Flixbus
Wed
Oct 27
$24ÖBB | Railjet
$25Flixbus
Thu
Oct 28
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$20Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$24ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$25Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$24ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$25Flixbus
Sun
Oct 31
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$32Flixbus
Mon
Nov 1
$24ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$32Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$24ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$37Flixbus
Wed
Nov 3
$24ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$22Flixbus
Thu
Nov 4
$24ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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Fri
Nov 5
$24ÖBB | Railjet
$22Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
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$20Flixbus
Sun
Nov 7
$24ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$22Flixbus

The fastest trains from Ljubljana to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Oct 19

Fastest Journey

4 h 21 m

Average

7 h 22 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

224 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Ljubljana for Salzburg every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 224 km distance in an average of 7 h 22 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 21 m .

The slowest trains will take 12 h 52 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
03:27PMLjubljana4h21 07:48PMSalzburg Hbf
1 changes
$241One-way
2nd Fastest
07:25AMLjubljana4h23 11:48AMSalzburg Hbf
1 changes
$431One-way
09:22AMLjubljana4h26 01:48PMSalzburg Hbf
0 changes
$431One-way
04:00PMLjubljana7h48 11:48PMSalzburg Hbf
2 changes
$311One-way
10:55AMLjubljana8h49 07:44PMSalzburg Hbf
3 changes
$311One-way

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Train Information to Salzburg from Ljubljana

distanceDistance138 miles (223 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€23)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | Nightjet

Trains from Ljubljana to Salzburg cover the 138 miles (223 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 21 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | Nightjet. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $24 (€20), but the average price of train tickets is $29 (€23).

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ÖBB trains between Ljubljana and Salzburg

ÖBB trains will get you from Ljubljana to Salzburg from $24 (€20). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

ÖBB

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip from Ljubljana to Salzburg by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

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    ÖBB's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Ljubljana to Salzburg are the following:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • ÖBB has granted goodwill arrangements for tickets bought until March 15, 2020.
      • National ÖBB: Tickets valid until June 1, 2020, can be refunded as a voucher
      • International ÖBB: Ticket refunds depend on the current entry regulations set by the government of the destination country
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Trains from Ljubljana to Salzburg

    Trains between Ljubljana and Salzburg take approximately 4 hours and 20 minutes. The trains travel between the Ljubljana Railway Station and Salzburg Hauptbahnhof (abbreviated Salzburg Hbf). About 4  trains travel every day of the week. The fastest train is the ÖBB Nightjet, which commutes late at night and takes approximately 4 hours and 9 minutes.

    Ljubljana to Salzburg train times: daily departures

    Approximately four trains travel from Ljubljana to Salzburg every day. Several trains depart during different times of the day. The earliest train departs from Ljubljana train station around 7:26 a.m. while the last train leaves around 11:55 p.m.

    How long is the journey by train from Ljubljana to Salzburg?

    The average travel time for trains from Ljubljana to Salzburg is 4 hours and 20 minutes. The fastest train is the ÖBB Nightjet, which takes around 4 hours and 9 minutes. The longest train ride is onboard the ÖBB Euro City (EC) which takes approximately 4 hours and 26 minutes.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Ljubljana to Salzburg?

    Departure station:  Ljubljana Railway Station  is the principal train station. It is about 550 meters from the city center. A taxi ride takes around 2 minutes while walking takes about 7 minutes. The train station has a lost-and-found, waiting area, bars, luggage storage, gift shop, telephone, bathrooms, and currency exchanges.

    Arrival station: Salzburg Hauptbahnhof (Hbf) is approximately 180 meters to the center. It is a 2-minute walk. At the station, you will find escalators, elevators, accessible bathrooms, a police station, WiFi, and luggage storage.

    Which train companies travel from Ljubljana to Salzburg?

    The Österreichische Bundesbahnen or ÖBB is the national railway system and operator of trains from Ljubljana to Salzburg. You can catch any of the three trains between the two cities.

    ÖBB Ljubljana to Salzburg

    These are long-distance trains between the two cities. The trains have one transfer at Villach Hbf and take approximately 4 hours and 21 minutes.

    ÖBB Euro City (EC) Ljubljana to Salzburg

    Eurocity trains connect Austria and neighboring countries. They are direct trains taking approximately 4 hours and 26 minutes.

    ÖBB Nightjet Ljubljana to Salzburg

    These are long-distance trains operating between Ljubljana and Salzburg. They are direct trains taking approximately 4 hours and 9 minutes.

    Ljubljana to Salzburg trains: services on board

    Most ÖBB trains, Eurocity and Nightjet, provide the same facilities. You can travel with your dog as long as you secure them with a muzzle and leash. You can put smaller pets in carriers and take them for free. However, service dogs do not require muzzles and leashes and can lay on the floor next to the owner. On the Nightjet, you can bring your dog along only if you book an entire compartment. Dogs aren't allowed in sleeper cabins and couchettes.

    The ÖBB Nightjet provides travel in sleeper cabins, couchettes, and seating carriages. Besides your bike, some connections allow you to bring your car and motorbike on board as long as you pay. The other trains offer both first-class and second-class selections. You can also bring your bike onboard and remember to buy an extra ticket.

    There are designated wheelchair spaces and wheelchair-accessible bathrooms onboard. You will also receive platform side boarding assistance. The Nightjet has both toilets and showers in the sleeper cabins and toilets plus bathrooms in coach and couchettes.

    How to find cheap train tickets from Ljubljana to Salzburg

    To find cheap trains from Ljubljana to Salzburg, book your tickets up to three months early. Remember to also be flexible with your travel times as most trains increase prices at peak hours - from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on weekdays and 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on weekends. Lastly, book connecting trains for the lowest prices.

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    FAQs
    What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Ljubljana and Salzburg?

    Travel by train between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Salzburg, Austria is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Salzburg from Ljubljana restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Slovenia

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Ljubljana?

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

    What are the safety rules to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

    The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    The above information was last checked on 10/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Ljubljana to Salzburg closer to your date of departure here

    Are there restrictions on returning to Slovenia from Austria by train?

    The restriction level for your return train to Ljubljana, Slovenia from Salzburg is: Partially open.

    Is my return train into Ljubljana from Salzburg restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Slovenia from Salzburg?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
    • Health declaration required
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Ljubljana, Slovenia?

    The government of Slovenia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 10/15/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Ljubljana from Salzburg closer to your date of departure here here.

    How much does a cheap train to Salzburg from Ljubljana cost?
    Train tickets to Salzburg from Ljubljana for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $24 (€20)  one way in the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a train to Salzburg from Ljubljana?
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $29 (€23)  for a train ticket between Ljubljana and Salzburg.
    How many miles is it from Ljubljana to Salzburg by train?
    The train distance from Ljubljana to Salzburg is around 138 miles (223 km).
    How many hours is the train time to Salzburg from Ljubljana?
    While the time it takes to travel 138 miles (223 km) from Ljubljana to Salzburg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Ljubljana to Salzburg train journey time is on average 4 h 21 min.
    What train companies go from Ljubljana to Salzburg?
    If you're looking for trains from Ljubljana to Salzburg, you can rely on ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | Nightjet to get you to Salzburg. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Ljubljana to Salzburg route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    What time is the earliest train from Ljubljana to Salzburg? What time is the last train from Ljubljana to Salzburg?
    The earliest train departing from Ljubljana to Salzburg leaves at 5: 25 AM. The last train departing from Ljubljana to Salzburg leaves at 8: 52 PM. You can find the latest Ljubljana to Salzburg train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    How early should I purchase Ljubljana to Salzburg train tickets to get the best deals?
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Ljubljana to Salzburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $29 (€23) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Ljubljana to Salzburg a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Ljubljana
    Salzburg
    The major railway station for departures from Ljubljana is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your journey between Ljubljana and Salzburg.