Transfers from Ljubljana airport «Ljubljana Airport» (LJU)

are faster and more comfortable than shuttles, buses, trains and taxis to the city center, hotel, resort, airport, train station or to any other place you need to get to.

Why do tourists book private transfers from Ljubljana airport «Ljubljana Airport» (LJU)?

Why do people book transfers from Ljubljana airport «Ljubljana Airport» (LJU)

Transfer is a transportation service which meets and brings you exactly where you asked: a Kiwitaxi driver meets you at the airport (as close to the Arrivals as possible), at the hotel reception or at the exactly given address, helps you with your luggage and brings you fast- track to your destination.

You can pre-order inexpensive taxi transfer to the city center or to the airport, comfortable car transfer for the family with children, Economy minivan for a tourist group or a Luxury transfer. The transfer cost from Ljubljana airport «Ljubljana Airport» (LJU) is fixed at the time of pre-order and never rises : either when the driver is waiting for the passenger, when the stop is necessary, or because of traffic jams.

Customer feedback

Our driver was waiting for us as soon as we cleared passport control and baggage collection at Ljubljana airport. He was pleasant and courteous and the journey to Maribor was both comfortable and efficient. We would be happy to use this service again and highly recommend it to others.
Plane late but driver right there at end of luggage claim as he was supposed to be. Kind man, helpful with luggage and handiapped passenger.
I received the driver’s contact and let him know that our flight was delayed. He was waiting for us when we exited the airport. He was extremely friendly and helpful, giving us water and sweets for the journey. The vehicle was comfortable and the journey was easy. Very satisfied ?
The driver was very polite and arrived on time. It helped that he confirmed my name and showed me the reservation details. The car was clean and the driver drove carefully (without being on his cell phone at all). I used kiwi twice and I would recommend it to visitors in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
The driver was on time. The trip was fast and pleasant. The driver was very attentive and as it is ours first time to Montenegro, he was telling us interesting facts and showing places around. All together was an excellent trip!
The service was great. Our driver was on time, friendly, and made sure that we were at the correct pier before he left, since it was a lesser used pier. All in all excellent! Thank you.
The service provided was excellent. The driver was waiting for us in the arrivals department, and even though we were 30 minutes late, he was very kind, gentle and helpful. We arrived at our destination without any problems. We are very happy with his services. Totally recommended.
Thank you very much. The driver was early at our pick up point, extremely helpful throughout the journey and a very good driver. We had a comfort stop about half way and had a chance to buy drinks. Our vehicle was spacious and comfortable for the 4 hour journey. Our friends will make a booking for their return trip to Saigon on Monday.
Easy to book and pay. Driver was waiting for us and was extremely friendly and welcoming. Lovely vehicle and smooth trip (child booster seats were ready as requested). Would def use again.
Driver was on time with an easily readable sign, easy to spot. Car was clean, driver nice and brought me directly and quickly to the hotel.

Transfer vs. Other Ways to Get from Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport

Ljubljana International Airport named after Jože Pučnik, earlier knows as Brnik, is the main air hub in Slovenia. It serves around 1,4 million people a year, many of whom head to the resorts of Portorož, Rogaška Slatina, Bled and Bled Lake, and Strunjan.

How to get from Ljubljana Airport to Ljubljana city center or the other way round

Jože Pučnik air hub is approximately 25 km away from the capital. And this is how you can get from the air hub to the city:

  • buses go to the capital from 05:00 to 20:00 every hour on weekdays. On Saturday and Sunday, there are only 7 routes running from 07:00 to 20:00. The stop is opposite the terminal exit, and tickets can be bought from a driver;
  • shuttle buses depart 1–2 times an hour from 05:00 to 23:45. The seats on buses running between 00:15 and 00:45 should be booked in advance. Tickets can be bought from a driver or at the airport counters;
  • taxi, which can be taken on the spot or booked via the app;
  • transfer, booked in advance online.

At night, you can travel to the city only by taxi or transfer.

Transfer vs. Taxi from Ljubljana Airport (booked via the app)

Advantages of a private transfer

No need to deal with an unknown app. Familiar Uber hasn’t started to work in Slovenian capital yet. You can download HOPIN TAXI and Taxi Laguna, but you will have to dig into the settings first, in order to book a car.

The car will definitely come. Local taxi apps do not guarantee that the car will come, even if you left a request in advance. Kiwitaxi sends you an email with the voucher, which 100% confirms the car booking.

Disadvantage of a private transfer

11–14 euro more expensive. Taxi from Ljubljana Airport to the city center costs around 24–27 euro. You can book a Kiwitaxi service of an economy class for 38 euro.

Transfer vs. Taxi from Ljubljana Airport (taken on the spot)

Advantages of a private transfer

Avoid one of the worst taxis in Europe. Along with Rome, Prague, and three other cities, Slovenian capital is on the list of the European capitals with the lowest taxi rating. Most often, tourists complain that drivers overrate the prices and speed. The Kiwitaxi service is designed to make your trip as comfortable as possible.

Do not overpay. Kiwitaxi driver will get you from Ljubljana air hub to Portorož for 111 euro.

The price is almost the same. Thus, a taxi trip from Ljubljana Airport to the city center will cost 30–40 euro. A Kiwitaxi car of a micro class costs 38 euro, and of economy class — 40 euro.

Transfer from Ljubljana Airport vs. Bus and Shuttle bus

Advantages of a private transfer

Get to your hotel sooner than bus or shuttle bus departs. Waiting for public transport will take no less than 30 minutes. The Kiwitaxi transfer from Ljubljana Airport to the city center lasts for 30 minutes.

No need to spend a night at the airport. Buses of shuttle buses do not run to the city at night. Our service will pick you up from the air hub or hotel at any time of day.

A private car at the same price. If there are four of you, it is better to book an economy class car for 40 euro, than ride on a group shuttle for 36 euro.

Disadvantage of a private transfer

More expensive. One shuttle bus ticket costs 9 euro, and a bus ticket — 4,1 euro.