There are 7 ways to get from Budapest to Sarajevo by plane, shuttle, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly from Budapest  •  3h 35m

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

$43 - $297

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Train, bus  •  14h 45m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Novi Sad 343
  2. Take the train from Ruma to Mali Zvornik
  3. Take the bus from Zvornik to Istočno Sarajevo

$25 - $39

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Shuttle to Zagreb, fly  •  5h 47m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Zagreb Airport
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Sarajevo (SJJ) ZAG - SJJ

$151 - $330

Bus  •  13h 5m

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

$39 - $53

Night bus  •  11h 34m

  1. Take the night bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Sarajevo N1974

$31 - $41

Drive  •  6h 44m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Sarajevo 551.3 km

$60 - $90

Shuttle  •  7h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Sarajevo Eurobusways

$100 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Sarajevo is to train and bus which costs 8 500 Ft - 13 000 Ft and takes 14h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Sarajevo is to fly which costs 14 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft and takes 3h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Sarajevo. However, there are services departing from Kálvin tér M and arriving at Sarajevo via Budapest Airport and Slavonski Brod. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 5m.

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The distance between Budapest and Sarajevo is 409 km. The road distance is 551.3 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Sarajevo without a car is to bus which takes 13h 5m and costs 13 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 3h 35m to get from Budapest to Sarajevo, including transfers.

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Budapest to Sarajevo bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest Airport station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Sarajevo is to fly which takes 3h 35m and costs 14 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft and takes 13h 5m.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Sarajevo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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

Wizz Air and Austrian Airlines fly from Budapest to Sarajevo twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Sarajevo via Liszt Ferenc Airport 2, Budapest Airport, and Slavonski Brod in around 13h 5m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$10 - $130
Train operators
Bus operators
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 70 282 1827
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Zagreb Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest Airport to Slavonski Brod
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Drina Trans
Phone
+387 56 260-077
Website
drinatrans.com
Bus from Zvornik to Istočno Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
drinatrans.com

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Budapest to Sarajevo bus services, operated by Croatia Bus International, arrive at Sarajevo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Sarajevo is 551 km. It takes approximately 6h 44m to drive from Budapest to Sarajevo.

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Wizz Air and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Sarajevo Airport.

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There are 1902+ hotels available in Sarajevo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs 350 Ft.

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