There are 6 ways to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Niš
  2. Take the bus from Niš to Zvornik
  3. Take the bus from Zvornik to Banja Luka

$66 - $91

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  19 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad 491
  2. Take the train from Dimitrovgrad to Niš
  3. Take the train from Niš to Belgrade
  4. Take the train from Beograd to Nova Kapela En
  5. Drive from Nova Kapela to Večići

$49 - $111

4 alternative options

Bus via Belgrade  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad
  2. Take the bus from Dimitrovgrad to Belgrade
  3. Take the bus from Beograd to Banja Luka

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 26 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

$90 - $195

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina is to bus which costs $65 - $95 and takes 12 h 38 min.

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

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The distance between Sofia and Bosnia and Herzegovina is 495 km. The road distance is 758 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 38 min to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Sofia to Večići via Niš, Zvornik, and Banja Luka in around 12 h 38 min. Alternatively, Austrian Airlines, Turkish Airlines and two 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 21 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 Sofia to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$2 - $3
1st Class Ticket
$3 - $5
Train from Dimitrovgrad to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$3 - $5
1st Class Ticket
$5 - $9
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Niš to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $55
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
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 - $12
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Sofia to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Drina Trans
Website
drinatrans.com
Bus from Niš to Zvornik
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
Bus from Zvornik to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
Blenda Tours
Phone
+(381)(10)346969
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Dimitrovgrad to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
pks.rs
Lasta
Website
lasta.rs
Bus from Beograd to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
lasta.rs
Bus from Šabac to Bijeljina
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
lasta.rs
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 - $4
Schedules at
raketa-ab.com

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