By plane

Too far to journey by land? Portorož and Piran are also accessible by air. Denser areas are served by bigger international airports offering connections to most European destinations. The closest airports are Trieste Ronchi Airport (Trieste, Italy), which is only 80 km away from Portorož. Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, the central airport of Slovenia, is only 140 km away. Another option is Venice Marco Polo or Treviso Airport (180 km away).

For more information on a specific airport, look on the Portorož Tourism Board official website.

To move from the airport to Portorož, you can book GoOpti transfer service. GoOpti is a fast-growing demand-responsive transportation marketplace company providing innovative matching of passengers for shared and private transfers between airports and remote towns /cities. Take a few moments and let us take you on a special GoOpti ride. Book transportation

By car

If you choose to travel by car, Portorož and Piran are linked with the most important road networks in Slovenia. The fastest route is by highway from Ljubljana or Trieste, or by regional road from Pula.

Road network:

  • From Austria and Hungary via Ljubljana by regional road and the A1 motorway
  • From Trieste (Italy) by motorway
  • From Pula (Croatia) by regional road

Plan your trip here.

When arriving by car, buy a vignette. Purchase of vignettes. You can purchase vignettes at all gas stations in Slovenia and in neighbouring countries as well as at branches of national and foreign automobile clubs, at post offices in Slovenia and at some kiosks. For more information and sales points search search here.

More information on Slovenian road networks can be found here.

If you are coming from a neighbouring country it may be possible to be picked up with GoOpti transportation network. Check the GoOpti network and book a ride.

By train

The train ride to Koper can be an enjoyable and picturesque transportation choice. Koper railway station is connected to the bus station, ensuring smooth transfers to local buses, taking you straight to Portorož and Piran. You can also rent a car or call a taxi.

Check the train schedules here:



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