Ljubljana to Salzburg train

Cheap train tickets from Ljubljana to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Aug 12

Cheapest

45

Average

67

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.

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04:05PMLjubljana7h43 11:48PMSalzburg Hbf
2 transfers
451One-way
03:27PMLjubljana4h21 07:48PMSalzburg Hbf
1 transfer
511One-way
12:35PMLjubljana7h09 07:44PMSalzburg Hbf
3 transfers
781One-way
04:05PMLjubljana8h51 12:56AMSalzburg Hbf
1 transfer
941One-way

Train schedule from Ljubljana to Salzburg

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12:35PMLjubljana7h09 07:44PMSalzburg Hbf
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03:27PMLjubljana4h21 07:48PMSalzburg Hbf
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04:05PMLjubljana7h43 11:48PMSalzburg Hbf
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04:05PMLjubljana8h51 12:56AMSalzburg Hbf
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Fastest train times from Ljubljana to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Aug 12

Fastest Journey

4 h 21 m

Average

7 h 1 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

224 km

It's difficult to get from Ljubljana to Salzburg without transferring at least once.

Fastest
03:27PMLjubljana4h21 07:48PMSalzburg Hbf
1 transfer
511One-way
12:35PMLjubljana7h09 07:44PMSalzburg Hbf
3 transfers
781One-way
04:05PMLjubljana7h43 11:48PMSalzburg Hbf
2 transfers
451One-way
04:05PMLjubljana8h51 12:56AMSalzburg Hbf
1 transfer
941One-way

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Overview: Train from Ljubljana to Salzburg

distanceDistance138 miles (223 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$42 (€39)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, ÖBB | Regionalzug or ÖBB | InterCity

Trains from Ljubljana to Salzburg cover the 138 miles (223 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 13 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, ÖBB | Regionalzug or ÖBB | InterCity. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $42 (€39), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $27 (€25).

Train providers: ÖBB Nightjet and ÖBB from Ljubljana to Salzburg trains

You can travel by train from Ljubljana to Salzburg with ÖBB Nightjet and ÖBB for as low as $27 (€25). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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Find cheap tickets for ÖBB Nightjet trains between Ljubljana and Salzburg on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Ljubljana to Salzburg train schedule from ÖBB Nightjet, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 138 miles (223 km) route between Ljubljana and Salzburg, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Ljubljana to Salzburg in the Omio app, you can check to see if the ÖBB Nightjet trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the ÖBB Nightjet train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Salzburg from Ljubljana and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Salzburg from Ljubljana with ÖBB Nightjet!

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

    Save time and money by searching for and booking your ÖBB train between Ljubljana and Salzburg online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest ÖBB train from Ljubljana to Salzburg, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current ÖBB train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 138 miles (223 km) trip from Ljubljana to Salzburg as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Ljubljana and Salzburg, you can check straight away if the ÖBB ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official ÖBB Ljubljana to Salzburg train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

      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.

      Travel Tips: Trains from Ljubljana to Salzburg

      Travel by train to Salzburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Ljubljana to Salzburg.
      FAQs

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

      Can I enter Austria from Slovenia?

      International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Slovenia

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

      Conditions of entry:

      • There are no current restrictions

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

      All travelers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

      The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Ljubljana and Salzburg as this information can change.

      The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Salzburg to Ljubljana is: Fully open

      Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Slovenia from Austria?

      Reentry to Slovenia is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

      What are the requirements?

      • There are no current restrictions

      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:

      • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
      • Face mask: Recommended

      Last checked on 8/3/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Ljubljana from Salzburg here.

      Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Salzburg from Ljubljana for as low as $27 (€25)  for the next 7 days.
      If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Ljubljana to Salzburg train price to come in at an average of $42 (€39)  one way.
      The distance between Ljubljana and Salzburg by train is approximately 138 miles (223 km).
      On average the Ljubljana to Salzburg train time is 4 h 13 min  covering the 138 miles (223 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
      For the best Ljubljana to Salzburg train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, ÖBB | Regionalzug or ÖBB | InterCity. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Ljubljana and Salzburg to compare what amenities they may offer.
      Yes, you can find a direct train between Ljubljana and Salzburg with ÖBB | Nightjet  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
      On average, there are 2 trains a day from Ljubljana to Salzburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
      The earliest train for this trip departs from Ljubljana at 8: 55 AM. The last train leaves from Ljubljana at 9: 51 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Ljubljana to Salzburg and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
      In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets to Salzburg from Ljubljana within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $42 (€39) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, 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.

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