Getting to Eastern Slovenia, Prekmurje.
Getting to Prekmurje, Eastern Slovenia
Eastern Slovenia and Prekmurje are easy to access
The region is easy to access from Central Europe with good motorway access to Munich and Vienna.
From the UK it is about 16 hours drive from the Channel ports.
If you are travelling from the north of England there are excellent ferry crossings from Hull and Newcastle to Holland. These put you close to the German autobahns for a "swift" drive to Austria
Interactive map and driving instructions.
For your convenience we have added an interactive map and driving instructions application between major UK cities and Prekmurje, Eastern Slovenia. Feel free to use it anytime.
Have a pleasant trip.
The region does not have the best railway links in Europe. If you decide on getting there by train, your best connection would be via Paris and Munich. Be warned the journey will be about 24 hours.
Not quite going by air!
The best international airports for the eastern part of Slovenia is Maribor (Slovenia) – and then about ¾ of an hour by road / motorway. Adria Airways operate a service between Maribor and Southend airport UK for around € 69 each way.
Otherwise, the closest airport is Graz, Austria which has excellent connections to everywhere in Europe by Lufthansa.
Other options are
Vienna Austria – about 2½ hours by motorway
Zagreb Croatia – about 2 hours by motorway
Ljubljana Slovenia – about 2 hours by motorway.
Take a look at their websites for details.