Getting to Slovenia For a Hiking Trip

Symbolic overview map of Slovenia

How to reach Slovenia

Traveling to Slovenia by air

Slovenia is well served by major airlines.

Airline companies that are currently flying to Ljubljana Airport are Flydubai, Turkish Airlines, Air Serbia, Swiss Airlines, Transavia, Air Montenegro, Air France, Brussels Airlines, Easyjet, LOT Polish Airline, Lufthansa, Wizz Air.

The Ljubljana Airport (LJU) is 25 km from the centre. There are regular shuttle bus connections to the city but no trains run from there. If you need an airport transfer, please contact us.

We have worked out very good transfer options, please check them at the trip description itself under "Price" tab.

Traveling to Slovenia by train

Ljubljana has a centrally located railway station. All trains from Italy, Austria, Germany, Hungary and Croatia stop here. Our standard Ljubljana hotel is 900 m from the station Ljubljana-Litostroj.

Maribor also has a central station – trains en route from Vienna / Graz to Zagreb and Ljubljana stop here.

Lake Bled has two railway stations: the main station is called Lesce - Bled on the Villach - Ljubljana line. It is 4 km from the centre of town, but there are good bus connections. The other station is called Bled Jezero on the mainline Jesenice - Trieste - this one is especially useful if you fly to Trieste (take a taxi from the airport to Monfalcone and then train via Gorizia / Nova Gorica to Bled. Contact us for details about this good connection).

Koper station is 1 km from the centre and port. There is only a direct connection with Ljubljana, for trains of other origins you may need to change at Divača railway station. Alternatively, Trieste can be used with good connections from and to Venice. For train connections in detail, look here.

Getting to Slovenia by bus

Eurolines and Touring (mostly from Germany) buses stop in Ljubljana. There is a new bus connection from Prague through Vienna to Ljubljana. From here all local destinations in Slovenia can be reached easily, for details check the website. Flixbus stops in Ljubljana, Maribor, Bled and Koper.

Driving to Slovenia by car

Slovenia can easily be reached by car and there is a good network of motorways. Some travel distances: Ljubljana is 400 km from Vienna, 460 km from Munich, 260 km from Venice and 1.240 km from Amsterdam. From Ljubljana the distances are: to Bled 56 km, Maribor 115 km and to Koper 96 km, all on motorways. Car parking is arranged at all starting points of the trips. Please see the tour descriptions. If you wish to rent a car, please contact us!

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