The youth exchange project " Taste the success " will be held in the South east part of Slovenia, close to the city of Maribor, in a small village called Žetale.
Maribor is best served by Graz International airport (Austria), 40 km Northwest of the city. Airlines flying from/to there: Austrian Airlines, Ryan Air, InterSky, WelcomeAir, RheinAir, Lufthansa and others.
Tranfer from Graz airport to Maribor is the best by train (5-7 trains per day). There are additional air services via Ljubljana Jože Pucnik Airport (Brnik), 100 km west of Maribor:
Zg. Brnik 130a, 4210 Brnik
ph0ne: ++386 4 206 19 81
fax: ++386 4 202 12 20
Airlines: Adria Airways, WizzAir, easyJet, Malev, Austrian Airlines, Turkish airlines, JAT Airways, CSA Czech Airlines, Air France, Finnair, Brussels Airlines
There are frequent bus connections between Ljubljana Airport and the City of Ljubljana. The journey time is approximately 45 minutes. Tickets are purchased on the bus. Check also other close airports as Klagenfurt (Austria) 90 km north of Maribor and Zagreb (Croatia) 100 km Southeast of Maribor. There is also possible to fly to Vienna (4h by train from Maribor). We recomend Graz, Ljubljana and Zagreb.
Maribor may also be reached by train from major European cities through bordering countries (Italy, Austria, Hungary, …)
> Berlin – München – Salzburg – Beljak – Ljubljana – Zagreb
>(Eurocity Mimara) Wien – Graz – Maribor
> (Emona) Geneve – Venezia – Ljubljana – Zagreb
> (Simplon exspres) Budapest – Ljubljana – Venezia
> (Drava) Maribor – Zidani most – Zagreb
Slovenian rail Railway station Maribor
phone: +386-2-292 21 64 or +386-2-292 21 60
Call centre from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
phone: +386-1-291 33 32
Timetables with prices for train routes in Slovenia can be found here: slo-zeleznice.si
Some special international railway links: www.slo-zeleznice.si/en/international_transport/international_links/
Very good site for european railway routes: reiseauskunft.bahn.de/bin/query.exe/en
Maribor is directly connected with towns in Austria, Germany, Hungary, Croatia and Italy. More information you can find in Maribor bus station. There are some international bus lines going through Maribor:
LJUBLJANA – BEOGRAD – LJUBLJANA LJUTOMER – ORMOŽ – MARIBOR – MUNCHEN ORMOŽ – MARIBOR – MUNCHEN – STUTTGART MARIBOR – SARAJEVO – NEUM MARIBOR – WIEN MARIBOR – TUZLA
Information for bus traffic:
Brdnikova 44 1000 Ljubljana
phone: +386-1-24 45 640