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from Zurich to Ljubljana

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

Our recommendation

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

09:33AMZürich HB11h00 08:33PMLjubljana
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09:59PMZürich HB16h33 02:32PMLjubljana
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12:30PMZurich Airport1h05 01:35PMLjubljana Joze Pucnik Airport
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Jan 26
$108Deutsche Bahn with connection
Jan 27
$56Deutsche Bahn with connection
Jan 28
$108Deutsche Bahn with connection
Jan 30
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
$305Lufthansa Cityline
Jan 31
$56Deutsche Bahn with connection
Feb 2
$56Deutsche Bahn with connection
Feb 3
$56Deutsche Bahn with connection
Feb 4
$72Deutsche Bahn with connection
Feb 5
$56Deutsche Bahn with connection
$305Lufthansa Cityline
Feb 7
$48Deutsche Bahn with connection
Feb 8
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
Feb 9
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
Feb 10
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Feb 11
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Feb 12
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
Feb 13
$72Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel Information from Zurich to Ljubljana

distanceDistance295 miles (476 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$46 - $155
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $46 (€38) • 11 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $155 (€128) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiestab or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 295 miles (476 km) by flight or train between Zurich and Ljubljana. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $46 (€38). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are tab or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Zurich to Ljubljana.

Travel Tips: Travel from Zurich to Ljubljana

Travel to Ljubljana 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 Zurich to Ljubljana.

Is international travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Ljubljana, Slovenia allowed?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Ljubljana, Slovenia is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Slovenia?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Slovenia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 1/18/22. 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 between Zurich and Ljubljana.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Zurich, Switzerland from Ljubljana, Slovenia due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Slovenia is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Zurich, Switzerland from Ljubljana, Slovenia?

Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Slovenia

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Zurich from Ljubljana?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Zurich from Ljubljana here.

How do I get from Zurich to Ljubljana?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Ljubljana from Zurich. You can take a flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Zurich to Ljubljana?

The cheapest way to go to Ljubljana from Zurich is by taking a train, which costs on average $46 (€38).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Ljubljana:

Taking a train is about $109 (€90) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $155 (€128) for this journey.

What is the quickest way to get from Zurich to Ljubljana?

The quickest way to travel between Zurich and Ljubljana is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 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 11 h.

How far is Ljubljana from Zurich?

The Zurich to Ljubljana distance is around 295 miles (476 km).

When traveling to Ljubljana from Zurich, what are the departure and arrival points in Zurich and Ljubljana?

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

  • Most travelers take a flight from Zurich Airport to Ljubljana Joze Pucnik Airport.

Which travel companies can get me from Zurich to Ljubljana?

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

  • Travel with tab to go to Ljubljana by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find tab Zurich to Ljubljana tickets on Omio for $155 (€128).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Ljubljana. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Zurich to Ljubljana tickets on Omio for $46 (€38).

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Zurich to Ljubljana?

Omio customers who travel from Zurich to Ljubljana often also extend their vacation to go to Budapest, Vienna or Venice. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Ljubljana and these popular destinations at a great price.

When should I buy a ticket from Zurich to Ljubljana online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Zurich to Ljubljana, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $155 (€128) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $46 (€38) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Zurich to Ljubljana tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.