Airports in Slovenia

Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport (LJU)


Ljubljana Airport is located 12 miles (19km) north of Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. Also known as Ljubljana Jože Puènik Airport, the facility is the busiest airport in Slovenia, serving roughly 1.5 million passengers each year.

The airport is small, but clean and attractive, with a small selection of shops and restaurants, and a pleasant visitor's terrace from which passengers can watch planes land and take off. The passenger terminal also has a range of original artworks by influential Slovenian artists.

As with many small airports, Ljubljana Airport can be disorganised, with queues and delays at peak times. Staff members are friendly and helpful though, and many experiences of Ljubljana Airport are hassle-free.


The airport is situated 15 miles (24km) north of downtown Ljubljana.

Getting to the city

There are frequent bus connections between the airport and city, the journey taking about an hour. Taxis are available in front of the terminal building. A taxi into central Ljubljana generally takes between 25 and 35 minutes.


GMT +1 (GMT +2 from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October).


Tel: +386 (0)4 20 61 000.

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Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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