Purchase tickets at ticket machines

Slovenian Railways train tickets for travel throughout Slovenia can also be purchased at self-service ticket machines.

Passengers are recommended to check the current timetable as well as delays and rail replacement bus services before purchasing train tickets.

Ticket machines enable you to:
  • Purchase SŽ single tickets for:
    • Adults
    • Children under 6
    • Children aged 6 to 15
    • Young people under 26
    • Seniors
  • Purchase SŽ single tickets on a non-personal SŽ chip card for:
    • Adults
    • Children aged 6 to 15
  • Purchase City Pass on a SŽ chip card for:
    • Adults (daily, monthly)
    • Children under 6 (daily, monthly)
    • Children aged 6 to 15 (daily, monthly)
  • Purchase SŽ season tickets:
    • Personal (weekly, monthly, semi-annual, annual)
    • Standard (personal, non-personal)
    • Primary student (monthly, semi-annual, annual)
  • Purchase the IZLETka flat-rate ticket for:
    • Adults
    • Children aged 6 to 15
    • the IZLETka family ticket
  • Purchase pet transport tickets for:
    • Dogs over 30 cm in height (half 2nd class fare)
  • Purchase IJPP tickets on an IJPP chip card:
    • Single
    • Daily
    • Weekly
    • Monthly
    • Annual
  • Purchase IJPP weekend tickets with up to 75% discount on an IJPP chip card:
    • Single Weekend
    • Daily Weekend
    • Family 5
    • Family 10
  • Purchase IJPP subsidised tickets for students and registered athletes – on a IJPP chip card:
    • Monthly M10 (option for extra charge for urban public transport)
    • Monthly SLO (option for extra charge for urban public transport)
    • Annual M10 (option for extra charge for urban public transport)
    • Annual SLO (option for extra charge for urban public transport)
    • Monthly City Pass
    • Annual City Pass

 

The purchase and extension of tickets using a SŽ or IJPP chip card is only possible by using a chip card that the user already has or has previously obtained at SŽ-PP and/or IJPP sales outlets.

 

Subsidised IJPP tickets can only be purchased if the user has previously presented the relevant proof and ID at one of SŽ ticket offices.

 

Short instructions on how to purchase a ticket at a ticket machine:
  • Press the “Buy train tickets” button (on the Home screen);
  • Select your travel route;
  • Press the “Select a station” button to select the departure station, which can be selected by clicking on one of the pre-provided stations or by entering letters using the on-screen keyboard;
  • Check the date and, if necessary, correct it using the calendar that opens when you click on the date field (if you are not travelling on the day you buy the ticket, as the date is pre-set to the day you use the ticket machine);
  • Select the type and number of tickets by pressing the “Tickets” button;
  • After pressing the “Continue” button, you will see several different connections for the selected route;
  • Select the train type and class;
  • If you wish, you can press the “No changes” button to select only those connections that do not include interchanges;
  • After pressing the “Continue” button, a summary of the selected purchase will appear in a new window, where you can check the details of your selection and the final price of your purchase; if you wish, you can return to the previous steps and start the ticket selection again by pressing “Back”;
  • Before continuing the purchase procedure, it is also necessary to confirm the button “I agree to the General Terms and Conditions and the Company’s Privacy Policy“;
  • Once confirmed, you will be able to press the “Buy for (price) EUR” button on the screen;
  • After pressing the “Buy for (price) EUR”, the application will redirect you to the payment method selection, where you will be shown the available payment methods;
  • After successful payment, a new window will display “Payment successful” and a slot door will open below the screen for you to collect your ticket.
Means of payment

Tickets purchased at a ticket machine can be paid in cash, by credit and debit cards or by the VALU app.

Ticket machine locations

We plan to install a total of 156 self-service ticket machines at 142 locations. The table below shows, in alphabetical order, the railway stations where ticket purchase via a ticket machine is already possible. The list is updated regularly.

Blanca

Breg

Brestanica

Brezovica

Brežice

Borovnica

Celje

Celje Lava

Črnomelj*

Divača

Dobova

Dolga Gora

Gaber*

Gradac

Grobelno

Grosuplje*

Hoče

Hrastnik

Ilirska Bistrica

Jarše-Mengeš*

Jesenice

Jevnica

Kamnik*

Kamnik Graben

Koper

Kranj*

Kresnice*

Krško

Laško

Lavrica

Laze*

Lesce – Bled

Litija

Ljubljana

Ljubljana Brinje

Ljubljana Črnuče*

Ljubljana Dolgi Most

Ljubljana Ježica*

Ljubljana Litostroj

Ljubljana Polje

Ljubljana Rakovnik*

Ljubljana Stegne*

Ljubljana Tivoli*

Ljubljana Vižmarje

Ljubljana Vodmat*

Ljubljana Zalog*

Logatec*

Loka

Maribor

Maribor Tezno

Medvode

Metlika

Mirna*

Mirna Peč*

Mlačevo*

Notranje Gorice*

Novo mesto*

Novo mesto Center*

Novo mesto Kandija*

Orehova vas

Otoče*

Paška vas

Pivka

Podnart

Poljčane

Polzela

Ponikva

Ponikve na Dolenjskem*

Postojna

Preserje

Prestranek

Rače

Radeče

Radohova vas*

Radovljica

Rakek

Reteče

Ribnica

Rimske Toplice

Rodica*

Sava

Semič

Sevnica

Sežana

Slovenska Bistrica

Slovenski Javornik*

Šempeter v Savinjski dolini

Šentilj

Šentjur

Škofja Loka

Škofljica*

Štore

Šmarje pri Jelšah

Šmarje-Sap*

Šmartno ob Paki

Šoštanj

Trbovlje

Trebnje*

Velenje

Velika Loka*

Višnja Gora*

Zagorje*

Zidani Most

Žalec

Žalna*

Žirovnica

 

*currently inactive

For more information, you can:
  • Visit one of our InfoCentres at the train stations in Koper, Ljubljana, Celje, and Maribor;
  • Visit a station ticket office;
  • Call our toll-free number 080 81 11 (for calls made from Slovenia), or dial +386 1 29 13 391 (for calls made from abroad);
  • Send an e-mail with your question to [email protected].