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from Ljubljana to Salzburg

You can get from Ljubljana to Salzburg by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Ljubljana to Salzburg on Oct 29 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:40PMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 44h00 11:40PMSalzburg, PR Süd
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$251One-way
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07:40PMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 44h00 11:40PMSalzburg, PR Süd
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$251One-way
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01:20AMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 43h36 04:56AMSalzburg, PR Süd
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$321One-way

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Fri
Oct 29
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$25Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$31ÖBB | Railjet
$25Flixbus
Sun
Oct 31
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$32Flixbus
Mon
Nov 1
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$25Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$45Flixbus
Wed
Nov 3
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$25Flixbus
Thu
Nov 4
$25ÖBB | Railjet
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Fri
Nov 5
$25ÖBB | Railjet
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Sat
Nov 6
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$25Flixbus
Sun
Nov 7
$25ÖBB | Railjet
$25Flixbus
Mon
Nov 8
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$22Flixbus
Tue
Nov 9
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$22Flixbus
Wed
Nov 10
$25ÖBB | Railjet
$20Flixbus
Thu
Nov 11
$25ÖBB | Railjet
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Fri
Nov 12
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$22Flixbus
Sat
Nov 13
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$20Flixbus
Mon
Nov 15
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$25Flixbus
Tue
Nov 16
$25ÖBB | Railjet
$25Flixbus
Wed
Nov 17
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$20Flixbus

Travel Information between Ljubljana and Salzburg

distanceDistance138 miles (223 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $37
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€20) • 3 h 36 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $24 (€20) • 3 h 36 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ÖBB | Railjet

Take a bus or train to travel 138 miles (223 km) from Ljubljana to Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 36 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or ÖBB | Railjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Ljubljana to Salzburg.

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How to get from Ljubljana to Salzburg

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Ljubljana to Salzburg, 75,44% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Ljubljana to Salzburg and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Salzburg, Austria if I’m coming from Ljubljana, Slovenia?

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

Can travelers from Slovenia enter Austria?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Slovenia.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Salzburg from Ljubljana?

Conditions of entry into Austria:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Salzburg, Austria?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Austria has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 10/27/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Ljubljana to Salzburg.

Are there restrictions on reentering Slovenia from Salzburg, Austria due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Ljubljana, Slovenia from Austria is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Slovenia from Austria?

Entry into Slovenia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Slovenia from Austria?

Requirements for reentering Slovenia:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Slovenia?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Slovenia to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Ljubljana, Slovenia was last verified on 10/23/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Ljubljana from Salzburg.

What are the ways to get from Ljubljana to Salzburg?

There are 2 ways to get from Ljubljana to Salzburg: bus or train.

How do I get from Ljubljana to Salzburg the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Salzburg from Ljubljana is by taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€20).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Salzburg:

A bus is $12 (€10) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Ljubljana to Salzburg costing on average $37 (€30).

What is the fastest way from Ljubljana to Salzburg?

The quickest way to travel between Ljubljana and Salzburg is by bus, which takes on average 3 h 36 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 21 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Ljubljana to Salzburg?

Salzburg is approximately 138 miles (223 km) away from Ljubljana.

How many services a day are there between Ljubljana and Salzburg?

The average frequency per day from Ljubljana to Salzburg is:

  • Around 2 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Ljubljana and Salzburg as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Ljubljana to Salzburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Ljubljana to Salzburg:

  • Buses most often depart from Ljubljana at Ljubljana, Central Hotel and arrive in Salzburg at Salzburg, Lastenstrasse.
Which travel operators can get me to Salzburg from Ljubljana?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Ljubljana to Salzburg:

  • You can travel from Ljubljana to Salzburg by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $24 (€20) with Flixbus from Ljubljana to Salzburg.
  • You can take a train from Ljubljana to Salzburg with ÖBB | Railjet. Cheap tickets can be found for $37 (€30) with ÖBB | Railjet from Ljubljana to Salzburg.
Is there a way to travel directly from Ljubljana to Salzburg?

Yes, there are direct routes from Ljubljana to Salzburg with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 2 direct buses a day to Salzburg with Flixbus.

Direct services to Salzburg tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Ljubljana to Salzburg?
Omio customers who travel from Ljubljana to Salzburg often also extend their vacation to go to Vienna, Munich or Prague. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Salzburg and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase tickets between Ljubljana and Salzburg online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Ljubljana to Salzburg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $24 (€20) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $37 (€30) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Ljubljana to Salzburg online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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