How to Reach Ljubljana

The Easiest Way to Reach Ljubljana


  • By Air: Joze Pucnik Airport, also known as Brnik Airport, is the nearest airport to Ljubljana. From the airport public buses and minibuses are available to reach Ljubljana main bus and train station. Other airlines that serve flights to and from Ljubljana are Adria Airways, Czech Airlines, EasyJet, Finnair, Jet Airways and Turkish Airlines.
  • By Bus: Bus station Ljubljana serves throughout Slovenia and also to foreign countries. These buses can also take you to most of the tourist attractions of Ljubljana. Check the schedule before boarding any bus.
  • By Train: Ljubljana is said to be the hub of the rail system for Slovenia. Local trains from the main Ljubljana station runs throughout the country. The fastest train is the one that runs between Koper to Maribor via Ljubljana. Local trains are also there that stops at every station.
  • By Car: if you wish to visit the remote regions of Ljubljana, hiring a car is the best option.  


  • By City Bus: There are nearly 26 bus lines operated by the city’s transportation authority that runs in every 5 to 10 minutes. Most of these buses operate from 5am – 10:30pm. To ride these buses, you need to buy an Urbana card.
  • By Taxi: Taxis are available on hire to travel around the city.
  • By Bicycle: If you wish to explore Ljubljana on bicycle, get one on rent from Slovenian.
  • On Foot: The center of Ljubljana is small enough to explore on foot. You can just pick up a city map and explore the city in your own way.

Tourist Information Center, located beside the Central Market.

Modes of Transportation in Ljubljana

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Ljubljana. The most preferred mode of transport in Ljubljana is Car.

Average distance: 15.1 km Average time: 27.85 min

  • Car 50%
    Driving 25.16 min Walking 1.53 min Waiting 0.26 min Overall average time for 20.39 kms 26.95 min
  • Bike 10.53%
    Bike 11.5 min Overall average time for 2.95 kms 11.5 min
  • Train/Metro 2.63%
    Train 58 min Bus 20 min Walking 8 min Waiting 1 min Overall average time for 60 kms 87 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 15.79%
    Bus 19.33 min Waiting 6.5 min Walking 5 min Overall average time for 6.33 kms 30.83 min
  • Walking 10.53%
    Walking 20 min Waiting 5 min Train 1.75 min Bike 1.25 min Other 1.25 min Overall average time for 4 kms 29.25 min
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