Contact and location
Metelkova 8, SI - 1000 Ljubljana
tel.: + 386 1 230 97 00, (mob:) +386 51 495 599
Ljubljana Castle Public Institute is managing Hostel Celica.
WHERE WE ARE
Hostel Celica is situated in the heart of Ljubljana, just 300 m from the central railway and bus station and approximately 700 m from the city center.
GPS coordinates for your navigation system:
N 46° 03,382'
E 14° 31,001'
HOW TO GET TO US
From the central train and bus station
It's a 5 minute walk / 2 minute drive.
From the Ljubljana ring highway
Exit at Ljubljana Center. Follow the road signs to the Central Bus and Train station. Drive on Masarykova and turn right to Metelkova street. Let us just remind you that you need the vignette to drive on Slovenian highways.
From the Ljubljana airport (Jože Pučnik Airport)
The airport is 30 km away from Ljubljana. To get to Hostel Celica we recommend the shuttle service, which will take you directly to our doorstep in about 30 minutes for mere 8 €.
Regular bus line from the airport to the central bus and railway station will take about 45 minutes and cost you around 4 €.
If you decide to take a taxi, expect about a 35 € fee and 35 minute drive.
Using your own car, you can park in front of the hostel. Parking is at your own risk because the parking lot is not hostel property.
There is also a parking house right next to the hostel on Metelkova street. Approximate price for 1 day parking is 13 €.
NEARBY USEFUL LOCATIONS
Just few steps away from Celica you can find ATM – cash machine, convenient store, pharmacy, health center. Ask staff for the directions. It's easy peasy.
The nearest local bus station is just around the corner from Hostel Celica on Masarykova street. Local bus no. 2 or 9 is your connection to the city center.
EXPERIENCE LJUBLJANA WITH URBANA
Local buses have an electronic payment system, the URBANA card. You can get yours at Urbanomat vending machines (next to all major local bus stops) or at newsagents for 2 €. Then you must upload your credit onto the card (1-50 €). At Urbanomat you can pay with cash or credit cards.
Using Urbana: just put the card next to the validating machine on the bus (or elsewhere) and your transaction is complete. One transaction on the bus will cost you 1.20 € and that gives you 90 minutes to ride any bus line you want.
You can also get the combo Urbana - Ljubljana Tourist Card, which will get you free admission to the city's major sights, free guided city tours, free rides on city buses, the tourist boat, the tourist road train, and the funicular to Ljubljana Castle. You will pay 23 € for a 24-hour card, 30 € for a 48-hour card or 35 € for a 72-hour card.
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Once you get to Ljubljana, you can reach Hostel Celica in approx. 5 minutes on foot (see "How to get to us" above).