There are 8 ways to get from Budapest to Sarajevo by plane, bus, train, car or shuttle

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 from Budapest  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Sarajevo (SJJ) BUD - SJJ

$32 - $297

7 alternative options

Fly from Zagreb  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Sarajevo (SJJ) ZAG - SJJ

$115 - $376

Bus  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Slavonski Brod 956
  2. Take the bus from Slavonski Brod to Zenica
  3. Take the bus from Zenica to Sarajevo

$39 - $82

Train, bus  •  13 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Dugo Selo D
  2. Take the train from Dugo Selo to Slavonski Brod En / ...
  3. Take the bus from Slavonski Brod to Zenica
  4. Take the bus from Zenica to Sarajevo

$90 - $144

Train, bus via Maglaj Zob  •  15 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Dugo Selo D
  2. Take the train from Dugo Selo to Slavonski Brod En / ...
  3. Take the bus from Slavonski Brod to Maglaj Zob
  4. Take the train from Maglaj to Sarajevo 713 / ...

$96 - $130

Train, bus #2  •  18 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Novi Sad D
  2. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Loznica
  3. Take the bus from Loznica to Sarajevo

$72 - $106

Drive  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Sarajevo 346.1 miles

$60 - $90

Shuttle  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Sarajevo Eurobusways

$111 - $151

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Sarajevo is to bus which costs 11 000 Ft - 24 000 Ft and takes 11 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Sarajevo is to fly which costs 9 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Sarajevo is 409 km. The road distance is 553.7 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Budapest to Sarajevo, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Sarajevo. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Sarajevo via Budapest, Budapest Airport, Slavonski Brod and Zenica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 55 min.

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There are 2246+ hotels available in Sarajevo. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Sarajevo.
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  • Distance: 255.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina?

Wizz Air and Austrian Airlines fly from Budapest to Sarajevo once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Sarajevo via Liszt Ferenc Airport 2, Budapest, Budapest Airport, Slavonski Brod, and Zenica in around 11 h 55 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$24 - $360
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Déli to Dugo Selo
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Dugo Selo to Slavonski Brod
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $26
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Maglaj to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Slavonski Brod
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Maglaj Zob
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 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
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Zenica to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $13
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Centrotrans Eurolines
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
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Slavonski Brod Bahnhof to Maglaj Zob
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bosna Expres
Raketa AB
Website
raketa-ab.com
Bus from Novi Sad to Loznica
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
raketa-ab.com
Sirmium Bus d.o.o.
Phone
+381 22 631 379
Email
info@sirmiumbus.rs
Website
sirmiumbus.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Loznica
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
sirmiuminfo.rs
Lastra d.o.o. - Lazarevac
Phone
8122-867
Website
lastra.co.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Loznica
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
lastra.rs
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Loznica to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
bstours.rs
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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