Take your bike abroad

When travelling abroad, you can take your bicycle with you. In train timetables for domestic and foreign travel, trains allowing transport of bicycles are marked with a framed bicycle symbol.

Certain provisions apply when combining bike and train:

  • Passengers must travel by the same train as their bicycle.
  • Passengers may transport only one bicycle.
  • Passengers load the bicycle by themselves, keep an eye on the bicycle during transport and unload the bicycle at the final destination.
  • Passengers travelling to a foreign country purchase a ticket for bicycle transport in Slovenia.
  • Passengers travelling to Slovenia from abroad purchase a ticket for bicycle transport abroad. The price for combining bike and train may vary according to the direction of travel. The stated prices for bicycle transport apply for the whole route, i.e. in Slovenia and abroad.

International trains allowing transport of bicycles:

  • EC 134/135 Maribor/Celje/Ljubljana – Trieste – Ljubljana/Celje/Maribor
  • EC 150/151 Ljubljana – Wien – Ljubljana
  • EC 158/159 Dobova – Wien – Dobova
  • EC 212/213 Zagreb – Ljubljana – Villach– (München – Frankfurt) – Villach – Ljubljana – Zagreb
  • EC 246/247 Ljubljana – Budapest – Ljubljana
  • EC 310/311 Ljubljana/Celje/Maribor – Graz – Budapest – Graz – Maribor/Celje/Ljubljana
  • MV 314/315 Dobova – Ljubljana – Villach – Ljubljana – Dobova
  • MV 480/481 Rijeka – Ljubljana – Rijeka
  • MV 482/483 Rijeka – Ljubljana – Rijeka
  • 1824/1825 Ljubljana – Udine – Ljubljana
  • 1896/1897 Ljubljana – Trieste – Ljubljana.

Bicycle fares

Passengers travelling abroad purchase a ticket for bicycle transport in Slovenia. Passengers travelling to Slovenia from abroad purchase a ticket for bicycle transport abroad. The price for combining bike and train may vary according to the direction of travel. The stated prices for bicycle transport apply for the whole route, i.e. in Slovenia and abroad.

Country From Slovenia (EUR)
Austria 5.00
Germany 5.00
Hungary 5.00
Croatia 5.00
Italy 5.00

Restrictions when combining bike and train

Construction work on tracks may occasionally involve changed regimes for train travel. In such cases, a replacement bus service is arranged for certain scheduled trains. As transport of bicycles can also be disrupted, please check all possibilities for combining bike and train before travel.

Further information

For more information on combining bike and train on the way to certain destinations:

  • Visit a train station with an international ticket office;
  • Visit one of our InfoCentres at the train stations in Koper, Ljubljana, Celje, and Maribor;
  • Call our toll-free number 080 81 11 (for calls made from Slovenia), or dial +386 1 29 13 331 (for calls made from abroad);
  • Send an e-mail with your question to [email protected].