There are 6 ways to get from Bern to Sarajevo by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Zurich, fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Sarajevo (SJJ) ZRH - SJJ

$134 - $324

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Bus  •  22 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern P+R Neufeld to Donji Vakuf Busbahnhof
  2. Take the bus from Donji Vakuf to Otoka

$98 - $140

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Train to Basel, fly  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Sarajevo (SJJ) BSL - SJJ

$144 - $376

Train, bus via Slavonski Brod  •  23 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Slavonski Brod En
  3. Take the bus from Slavonski Brod to Zenica
  4. Take the bus from Zenica to Sarajevo

$169 - $293

Train, bus Eurolines CH  •  26 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Luzern 15
  2. Take the bus from Luzern to Sarajevo

$129 - $179

Drive  •  14 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Sarajevo 867.7 miles

$180 - $270

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No, there is no direct bus from Bern to Sarajevo. However, there are services departing from Bern P+R Neufeld and arriving at Otoka via Donji Vakuf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 1 min.

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The distance between Bern and Sarajevo is 918 km. The road distance is 1388.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bern to Sarajevo without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Bern to Sarajevo, including transfers.

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Bern to Sarajevo bus services, operated by Globtour, depart from Bern P+R Neufeld station.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Sarajevo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Bern to Sarajevo bus services, operated by Centrotrans Eurolines, arrive at Otoka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bern to Sarajevo is 1388 km. It takes approximately 14 h 6 min to drive from Bern to Sarajevo.

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Swiss, Adria Airways, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to Sarajevo Airport.

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There are 2129+ hotels available in Sarajevo. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bern to Sarajevo.
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  • Distance: 573.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina?

You can take a bus from Bern to Sarajevo via Donji Vakuf Busbahnhof and Donji Vakuf in around 22 h 1 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Basel to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Basel to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Sarajevo via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Basel to Sarajevo via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Basel to Sarajevo via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Zurich to Sarajevo via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Sarajevo via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Slavonski Brod
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Bern P+R Neufeld to Donji Vakuf Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
globtour.com
Centrotrans Eurolines
Phone
+387 33 770 800
Email
info@centrotrans.com
Website
centrotrans.com
Bus from Donji Vakuf to Otoka
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
Bus from Zenica to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
Jelinak
Website
jelinak.com
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Zenica
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
jelinak.com
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Zenica
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Zenica
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Zenica to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $12
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Autoprevoz - Bus d.d.
Phone
+387 36 551 900
Email
booking@autoprevoz-bus.ba
Website
autoprevoz.ba
Bus from Zenica to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
autoprevoz.ba
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Luzern to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
24 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Book at
eurolines.ch

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