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

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

Fly  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Sarajevo (SJJ) AMS - SJJ

$101 - $348

Cheapest option

Bus  •  28 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Derventa
  2. Take the bus from Derventa to Banja Luka

$92 - $150

4 alternative options

Train, bus via München Hauptbahnhof  •  21 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor
  4. Take the bus from Zagreb to Krupa na Vrbasu

$277 - $408

Train, bus FlixBus  •  28 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Arnhem Centraal
  2. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Duisburg to Derventa, Derventa
  4. Take the bus from Derventa to Banja Luka

$142 - $248

Drive, train  •  16 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  4. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Večići

$251 - $385

Drive  •  14 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Večići 971.1 miles

$230 - $350

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The distance between Amsterdam and Bosnia and Herzegovina is 1295 km. The road distance is 1553.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Bosnia and Herzegovina without a car is to train and bus which takes 21 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Amsterdam to Bosnia and Herzegovina, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Bosnia and Herzegovina is to fly which takes 5 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 28 h 33 min.

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There is no direct flight from Amsterdam Airport to Sarajevo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Bosnia and Herzegovina is 1554 km. It takes approximately 14 h 49 min to drive from Amsterdam to Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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Eurowings, Austrian Airlines, Croatia Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Sarajevo Airport.

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There are 135+ hotels available in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Bosnia and Herzegovina.
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  • Distance: 809.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 41 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Bosnia and Herzegovina?

Adria Airways, Lufthansa and nine other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Sarajevo every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Večići via Derventa, Banja Luka, and Čelinac in around 28 h 33 min.

Airlines
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Amsterdam to Sarajevo via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to Sarajevo via Munich, Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sarajevo via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sarajevo via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sarajevo via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Sarajevo via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Bus operators
Sonnen-Busreisen Prosic
Phone
+387 (0)37 314 378
Email
info@prosicbus.com
Website
prosicbus.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Derventa
Ave. Duration
25 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Schedules at
prosicbus.com
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Derventa to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Duisburg to Derventa, Derventa
Ave. Duration
21 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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