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Take the train from Munich to Ljubljana in 6 hours 5 minutes

If you want to travel from Munich to Ljubljana by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Munich to Ljubljana by train to take around 6 hours 56 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 6 hours 5 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 5 trains per day running on this route, which spans 322 km. There's no need for any changes along the way, as there are direct trains available to Ljubljana. Both DB and ÖBB trains operate on this route, offering modern comfortable services with plenty of room for luggage as standard.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Munich to Ljubljana start from $31.56 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for train schedules, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Munich to Ljubljana by train

It takes an average of 6h 56m to travel from Munich to Ljubljana by train, over a distance of around 200 miles (322 km). There are normally 5 trains per day traveling from Munich to Ljubljana and tickets for this journey start from $31.56 when you book in advance.

First train

00:02

Last train

23:54

Departure station

Munich

Arrival station

Ljubljana

Journey time

6h 5m

Distance

322 miles (200 km)

Frequency

5 trains per day

Changes

Direct trains available

Price

From $31.56

Train and bus operators

Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, Flixbus

Munich to Ljubljana train times

Check out the next trains departing from Munich to Ljubljana for Monday Feb 6th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
23:02 07:09 8h 7m, 1 change
07:26 13:31 6h 5m, 1 change
11:27 17:32 6h 5m, direct
13:25 19:33 6h 8m, 1 change
22:54 07:09 8h 15m, direct

Deutsche Bahn, EC (Eurocity) and ÖBB trains from Munich to Ljubljana

You can travel from Munich to Ljubljana on Deutsche Bahn, EC (Eurocity) and ÖBB trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoQualle, under licence CC3.0

EuroCity (EC) trains offer convenient European cross-border connections between major cities in Italy, France, Switzerland, Germany, Austria – it's often a good alternative to air travel.

ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 143 mph (230 km/h) and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

Cheap train tickets from Munich to Ljubljana

The price of train tickets from Munich to Ljubljana starts at $31.56 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Munich to Ljubljana by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Munich to Ljubljana

Want to know more about your journey from Munich to Ljubljana? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Munich to Ljubljana take?

The average journey time by train between Munich and Ljubljana is 6 hours and 56 minutes, with around 5 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Munich and Ljubljana by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Munich to Ljubljana is 6 hours and 5 minutes.

How much does the train from Munich to Ljubljana cost?

Train tickets from Munich to Ljubljana can start from as little as $31.56 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Munich to Ljubljana?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Munich to Ljubljana without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from Munich to Ljubljana each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Munich to Ljubljana leave?

The first train from Munich to Ljubljana leaves at 00:02. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Munich to Ljubljana leave?

The last train from Munich to Ljubljana leaves at 23:54. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Munich and Ljubljana by train?

Trains travelling from Munich to Ljubljana cover a distance of around 200 miles (322 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Ljubljana to Munich.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Munich to Ljubljana for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/06/2023. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 03/28/2023 for travel on 03/28/2023 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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