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from Salzburg to Ljubljana

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

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To get from Salzburg to Ljubljana on Sep 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:12PMSalzburg Hbf4h20 06:32PMLjubljana
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$431One-way
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04:12PMSalzburg Hbf4h22 08:34PMLjubljana
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10:12AMSalzburg Hbf4h20 02:32PMLjubljana
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$561One-way
03:45AMSalzburg Hbf10h12 01:57PMLjubljana
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$1091One-way

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Thu
Sep 23
$43ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$32Flixbus
Fri
Sep 24
$56ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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Sat
Sep 25
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$32Flixbus
Sun
Sep 26
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$25Flixbus
Mon
Sep 27
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$25Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$22Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$20Flixbus
Thu
Sep 30
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$25Flixbus
Fri
Oct 1
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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Sat
Oct 2
$25ÖBB | Railjet
$22Flixbus
Sun
Oct 3
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$22Flixbus
Mon
Oct 4
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$22Flixbus
Tue
Oct 5
$25ÖBB | Railjet
$20Flixbus
Wed
Oct 6
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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Thu
Oct 7
$25ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$25Flixbus
Fri
Oct 8
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$22Flixbus
Sat
Oct 9
$25ÖBB | Railjet
$25Flixbus
Mon
Oct 11
$25ÖBB | Railjet
$21Flixbus
Tue
Oct 12
$25ÖBB | Railjet
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Travel Information between Salzburg and Ljubljana

distanceDistance138 miles (223 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $33
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $25 (€20) • 4 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $33 (€26) • 3 h 26 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ÖBB | Railjet

Take a bus or train to travel 138 miles (223 km) from Salzburg to Ljubljana. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 26 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or ÖBB | Railjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Salzburg to Ljubljana.

How to get from Salzburg to Ljubljana

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Salzburg to Ljubljana, 75,89% 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 Salzburg to Ljubljana 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 COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Ljubljana, Slovenia from Salzburg, Austria?

Travel from Salzburg, Austria to Ljubljana, Slovenia is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Ljubljana from Salzburg restricted?

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

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

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Ljubljana, Slovenia?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Salzburg to Ljubljana closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Salzburg, Austria from Ljubljana, Slovenia?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Austria from Slovenia?

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

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

Requirements for reentering 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

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Austria?

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

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Salzburg, Austria was last verified on 9/22/21. 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 Salzburg from Ljubljana.

How do I reach Ljubljana from Salzburg?

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

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

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Ljubljana is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $25 (€20) compared to other travel options to Ljubljana:

Taking a train is about $8 (€6) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $33 (€26) for this journey.

What is the fastest way to travel from Salzburg to Ljubljana?

The quickest way to travel between Salzburg and Ljubljana is by bus, which takes on average 3 h 26 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Ljubljana by train can take on average 4 h 20 min.

What is the distance from Salzburg to Ljubljana?

The distance from Salzburg to Ljubljana is approximately 138 miles (223 km).

How many services a day are there to Ljubljana from Salzburg?

The average frequency per day from Salzburg to Ljubljana is:

  • 2 buses a day.

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

When traveling from Salzburg to Ljubljana, where do I depart from Salzburg and where do I arrive in Ljubljana?

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Salzburg, Lastenstrasse and arrive in Ljubljana, Central Hotel.
Who can get me from Salzburg to Ljubljana?

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

  • You can travel by bus from Salzburg to Ljubljana with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Salzburg to Ljubljana tickets for $33 (€26) on Omio.
  • You can go to Ljubljana from Salzburg by train with ÖBB | Railjet. You'll see cheap train tickets for $25 (€20) with ÖBB | Railjet from Salzburg to Ljubljana on Omio.
Is there a direct service from Salzburg to Ljubljana?

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

  • You'll find 2 direct buses per day with Flixbus.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Salzburg to Ljubljana?
Your trip from Salzburg to Ljubljana doesn't have to end in Ljubljana. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Budapest, Vienna or Venice. If you’d like to add Budapest, Vienna or Venice to your Salzburg to Ljubljana tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Ljubljana today!
How early should I purchase tickets between Salzburg and Ljubljana online for the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost $33 (€26) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $25 (€20) one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Salzburg
Ljubljana
Salzburg
Amenities
Salzburg-W.A. Mozart
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the airport and what is the best way to get there?
Salzburg HBF is located in the city center. From here, Obus 2 runs to and from Salzburg Airport

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