Funicular railway to Ljubljana Castle

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The funicular to Ljubljana Castle, managed by the Festival Ljubljana company, holds 33 passengers and takes 1 minute to the top of the castle hill. The difference in height between its two platforms is a little less than 70 meters.

A funicular ride is included in the combined walking and funicular tour of Ljubljana organized by Ljubljana Tourism.

All the passengers must present the following when taking a ride: 

  • a negative PCR test for the presence of SARS-CoV-2 not older than 7 days
  • a certificate of a positive PCR test result for SARS-CoV-2 which is more than 21 days old but not more than six months old
  • proof of a COVID-19 vaccination

Opening hours

Every day 10:00 - 18:00

The funicular to Ljubljana Castle departs every ten minutes.



Adults Return ticket €4.00
  One-way ticket €2.20
Persons aged from 7 to 18 years, students, pensioners, groups of more than 15 Return ticket €3.00
  One-way ticket €1.50
Families (2 adults, up to 3 children) Return ticket €10.00
  One-way ticket €6.00
Children aged below 7 years with accompaniment of parents
Disabled persons with accompaniment

 Price list is available on the Ljubljanski grad official website.