COVID-19: Stay up to date with our coverage on the coronavirus pandemic. Read more >





Airports in Slovenia

Ljubljana Joze Pucnik Airport (LJU)


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

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

Like many small airports, Ljubljana Airport can be disorganised, with queues and delays at peak times. However, staff members are friendly and helpful, and most experiences of Ljubljana Airport are hassle-free.


The airport is situated 16 miles (26km) north of Ljubljana centre.

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 4 20 61 000.

see full airport guide

Ljubljana Joze Pucnik Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

Become our Slovenia Travel Expert

We are looking for contributors for our Slovenia travel guide. If you are a local, a regular traveller to Slovenia or a travel professional with time to contribute and answer occasional forum questions, please contact us.