Children

Children’s discount in Slovenia

Travelling by train can be both fun and educational. Children under 6 six years of age inclusive travel free of charge, while those aged 6 to 12 get a 50% discount on all tickets.

Children under 6 years of age can travel free of charge provided they do not occupy a seat required by a fare-paying passenger. Please note a train ticket is needed regardless if a child is travelling free and can be purchased over the counter at a station ticket office.

Children aged 6 to 12 inclusive, as well as children under 6 years of age who require a seat (nursery school groups) get a 50% discount on all First Class and Standard Class tickets in Slovenia.

Groups of children

You can also take a whole group of children aged 1 to 12 (nursery school groups) to a trip by train. For more information, please visit our Group travel page.

Children’s discount abroad

Your children can travel with a 50 to 75% discount or even free of charge.

Children under 4 years of age, in some countries the age limit is 6 years, can travel by train free of charge. Children under 12 years of age get a 50% discount. In certain countries, fares with a 50% discount are available for children even up to 14, 15, 16 or 17 years of age.

Children under 6 years of age inclusive travel free of charge in the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Luxembourg, Hungary, Germany, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Sweden, Serbia and Montenegro. The same applies for travel with Attica – international ferry operator.

The following operators have raised the age limit for children’s fares with a 50% discount:

• 14 years for travel in Serbia, Montenegro and Hungary,
• 15 years for travel in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria and Germany,
• 16 years for travel in Switzerland, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom and Ireland,
• 17 years for travel in Finland.

The above discounts are not valid for travel with Interrail. Interrail tickets with a 50% discount can be purchased for children aged 4 to 11.

When travelling to Serbia, Macedonia and Greece using a City Star International ticket, children aged 6 to 12 get a 75% discount. Children under 15 years of age travelling to Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Croatia together with their parents or grandparents ride free of charge.

We are certain that every train journey will be a special and not too costly adventure for your child.