There are 7 ways to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus ATVO S.p.A.  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Autobusni kolodvor Florentia Bus
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$73 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus, train, drive  •  16 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the train from Niš to Beograd centar 790
  3. Take the train from Beograd centar to Šid
  4. Take the train from Sid(SRB) to Nova Kapela En
  5. Drive from Nova Kapela to Večići

$46 - $84

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Bus, train  •  17 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the train from Crveni Krst to Novi Beograd
  3. Take the bus from Beograd to Hrvaćani

$74 - $108

Bus via Skopje  •  29 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Kyustendil
  2. Take the bus from Kyustendil to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Sarajevo
  4. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Banja Luka

$55 - $136

Drive  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Večići 473.6 miles

$75 - $110

Fly to Sarajevo  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Sarajevo (SJJ) SOF - SJJ

$135 - $297

Fly to Belgrade, bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Belgrade (BEG) SOF - BEG
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Šabac
  3. Take the bus from Šabac to Bijeljina

$91 - $196

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina is to bus and train and drive which costs $45 - $85 and takes 16 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina is to fly which costs $130 - $300 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Bosnia and Herzegovina is 495 km. The road distance is 757.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 53 min and costs $70 - $100.

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It takes approximately 15 h 53 min to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina is to bus which takes 15 h 53 min and costs $70 - $100. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $130 - $300 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sofia Airport to Sarajevo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Bosnia and Herzegovina is 1 h behind Sofia. It is currently 12:03 AM in Sofia and 11:03 PM in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina is 758 km. It takes approximately 8 h 24 min to drive from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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Bulgaria Air, Turkish Airlines, Adria Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Sarajevo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina.
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  • Distance: 309.5 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 53 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Bosnia and Herzegovina?

You can take a bus from Sofia to Večići via Autobusni kolodvor, Zagreb, and Banja Luka in around 15 h 53 min. Alternatively, Austrian Airlines, Turkish Airlines and four other airlines fly from Sofia to Sarajevo every 4 hours.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Sarajevo via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Sofia to Sarajevo via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Sarajevo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Train operators
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Niš to Beograd centar
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Train from Beograd centar to Šid
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$3 - $6
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $10
1st class
$6
2nd class
$4
Train from Crveni Krst to Novi Beograd
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $12
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Bus operators
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Autobusni kolodvor
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
atvo.it
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Niš
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Lasta
Website
lasta.rs
Bus from Beograd to Hrvaćani
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
lasta.rs
Bus from Šabac to Bijeljina
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
lasta.rs
Kyustendil Municipality Transport
Website
kustendil.bg
Bus from Sofia to Kyustendil
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
kustendil.bg
STRANDJA
Phone
05952/ 36 35
Email
park@strandja.bg
Website
strandja.bg
Bus from Sofia to Kyustendil
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
strandja.bg
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Kyustendil to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $60
Schedules at
ms.mk
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Sarajevo to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $35
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
DUGA d.o.o.
Phone
(+381) 015/273-840
Website
duga.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Šabac
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
duga.rs
Raketa AB
Website
raketa-ab.com
Bus from Beograd to Šabac
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
raketa-ab.com

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