Motorail

Motorail trains operate on the line between Bohinjska Bistrica, Podbrdo and Most na Soči, and run through the longest Slovenian rail tunnel.

Ever wanted to go on a longer journey by car without having to drive the distance? Then try our motorail service, which carries your car while you relax and enjoy the train ride. 

Motorail trains operate on the line between Bohinjska Bistrica, Podbrdo and Most na Soči, and run through the longest Slovenian rail tunnel, the Bohinj tunnel, connecting Upper Carniola in the North of Slovenia with the seaside Littoral in the South West. Motorail trains can carry cars, vans, pickups, and camper vans which don't exceed 3m in height and 2.4m in width.  

Timetables 

The timetables below apply in the period between 11 December 2016 and 9 December 2017.

From Bohinjska Bistrica to Most na Soči (Nova Gorica)

Station 853 855 857 859 861*  

Car uploading in Nova Gorica ends 15 minutes and in Most na Soči 10 minutes before the car train departs . The maximum number of vehicles for car train 850 from Nova Gorica to Bohinjska Bistrica is limited to 14 (or when half of the car train capaticy). Bikes can also be loaded on the car train.

* Runs between 22 April and 24 September 2017.

 
Bohinjska Bistrica 9:08 11:37 13:25 16:48 21:15  
Podbrdo o  9:18 11:47 13:40 17:00 21:09  
Podbrdo 9:24     17:05 21:26  
Most na Soči o 9:50   14:07  17:30 22:01

 
Nova Gorica         22:36  

From (Nova Gorica) Most na Soči to Bohinjska Bistrica 

Station 852 854 856 858 860* 850*

Car uploading in Nova Gorica ends 15 minutes and in Most na Soči 10 minutes before the car train departs . The maximum number of vehicles for car train 850 from Nova Gorica to Bohinjska Bistrica is limited to 14 (or when half of the car train capaticy). Bikes can also be loaded on the car train.

* Runs between 22 April and 24 September 2017.

 

 
Nova Gorica           6:29
Most na Soči 7:35 10:34   14:45 18:35 7:35
Podbrdo o 7:58 10:59        
Podbrdo 8:03 11:06 12:50 15:19 19:07 8:07
Bohinjska Bistrica o 8:17 11:16 13:00 15:29 19:17

8:17

Fares

Route Distance Tariff Class 1
(€)
Tariff Class 2
()
Tariff Class 3
()
Four-wheelers

The fare list is applicable from 15 April 2014 onwards.

Tariff Class 1: For accompanied cars with a trailer up to 5m in length and the driver.

Tariff Class 2: For accompanied cars with a trailer over 5m in length, vans, camper vans, trailer caravans, and the driver.

Tariff Class 3: For pickups and the driver.

Four-wheelers: Fares for four-wheelers.

Most na Soči-Bohinjska Bistrica 28         
One direction (vehicle + driver)   14.00 20.60 28.00 11.20  
One direction (passenger)   2.58 2.58 2.58 2.58
Podbrdo-Bohinjska Bistrica        
One direction (vehicle + driver)

9.10 13.10 18.20 7.30  
One direction (passenger)   1.28 1.28 1.28 1.28
Podbrdo-Most na Soči 21         
One direction (vehicle + driver)   10.70 16.30 21.40 8.60  
One direction (passenger)   2.58 2.58 2.58 2.58

Supplements 

A supplement is charged for passengers travelling together with the driver:

Adults: Regular fare under the applicable tariff (see table)

Children under 12 inclusive: 50% discount on adult fare.

Accompanied vehicles must not exceed 3m in height and 2.4m in width.

Where to buy

Motorail tickets are purchased on-board from the train conductor.