Ljubljana Airport - Jože Pučnik is often referred to as Brnik Airport and is located 26 km north of the centre of Ljubljana. Approximately 1.5 million passengers visit the airport each year, mostly during the summer months.

How to reach Ljubljana city centre from Ljubljana airport

Getting to Ljubljana Airport and back to the centre of Ljubljana is not very complicated, depending on your budget; you have a choice of travel options.

Airport shuttle service

The most economical way to travel between Ljubljana Airport and the city of Ljubljana is, as usual, to take the airport bus which leaves at any time from the airport from 05:00 to 20:00. The price of a ticket from the airport to Ljubljana bus station is about 4 euros. As the bus is a public bus and not a specific airport shuttle, it often stops on the way to the bus station and the 31 km journey is about 50 minutes.

Private transfer

Another way to travel to Ljubljana is by private door-to-door transfer from Ljubljana Airport to your city accommodation. To explore transfers to the most popular destinations, visit the Taxi and Transfer page of Ljubljana Airport. You can also book a transfer from Ljubljana airport to almost any city in Slovenia that you wish to visit for a hassle-free travel experience. Below is a list of the most popular destinations to visit from Ljubljana Airport. You can book your private transfer and pay for it on arrival.

Taxi services

Taxis are located in front of the arrival terminal and a taxi ride to the centre of Ljubljana will cost you between 30 and 35 Euros, depending on where you need to be dropped. In general, the majority of taxi drivers are fair and reliable, so the risk of being ripped off, as in Prague for example, is limited. However, it is always recommended to agree on prices before starting the trip.

Rent a car at Ljubljana Airport

You will find offices of all major car rental companies such as Sixt, Budget, Avis, etc. at the airport, as well as some local car rental companies. As everywhere else, renting a car at the airport costs a little more than renting it in a downtown office. You can see the car rental prices from Ljubljana Airport here.

Rent a bus at Ljubljana Airport

If you are travelling in a group, you may want to consider renting a bus before you arrive. Bus rental is offered by several bus companies in the region and vehicles can be chartered to accommodate up to 70 people.