How to travel from Ljubljana to Salzburg

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from Ljubljana to Salzburg

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

Our recommendation

To get from Ljubljana to Salzburg on Sep 26 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:27PMLjubljana4h21 07:48PMSalzburg Hbf
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12:35PMLjubljana7h09 07:44PMSalzburg Hbf
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11:51PMLjubljana4h13 04:04AMSalzburg Hbf
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04:05PMLjubljana7h43 11:48PMSalzburg Hbf
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04:05PMLjubljana8h51 12:56AMSalzburg Hbf
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Travel Information from Ljubljana to Salzburg

distanceDistance138 miles (223 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$74 - $83
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $74 (€70) • 3 h 31 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $74 (€70) • 3 h 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ÖBB | Railjet

Travel 138 miles (223 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Ljubljana to Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 31 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $74 (€70). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or ÖBB | Railjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Ljubljana to Salzburg.

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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Travel Tips: Travel from Ljubljana to Salzburg

Travel 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.

Travel from Ljubljana, Slovenia to Salzburg, Austria is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Salzburg from Ljubljana restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Slovenia.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Salzburg, Austria from Ljubljana?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 9/12/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Ljubljana and Salzburg closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Ljubljana, Slovenia from Austria is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Slovenia from Austria?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Slovenia:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

The above information about your return travel to Ljubljana, Slovenia was last verified on 9/18/22. 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.

There are 4 ways to get from Ljubljana to Salzburg: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Ljubljana to Salzburg is by taking a bus with an average price of $74 (€70).

This is compared to other travel options to Salzburg:

Taking a bus is usually $8 (€8) less than taking a train to Salzburg, which costs on average $83 (€78) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Ljubljana to Salzburg is by bus with an average journey time of 3 h 31 min.

There are alternative travel options to Salzburg that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 13 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 138 miles (223 km) between Ljubljana and Salzburg.

The average frequency per day from Ljubljana to Salzburg is:

  • 2 buses a day.
  • Around 3 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Ljubljana to Salzburg as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Ljubljana, Avtobusna Postaja to Salzburg, Hbf Bahnsteig.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Ljubljana to Salzburg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Salzburg by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Ljubljana to Salzburg tickets on Omio for $74 (€70).
  • ÖBB | Railjet can get you to Salzburg by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with ÖBB | Railjet from Ljubljana to Salzburg for $83 (€78) on Omio.

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

  • You can take a direct bus with Flixbus with 2 direct buses per day.
  • You'll find 1 direct train per day with EuroNight.

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

Looking to extend your trip from Ljubljana to Salzburg? Many Omio customers who go from Ljubljana to Salzburg usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Vienna, Munich or Prague. If you're looking to explore Vienna, Munich or Prague from Salzburg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $74 (€70) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $83 (€78) one way.

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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