There are 5 ways to get from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo by car, train or bus

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

Drive, train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Dubrovnik to Čapljina
  2. Take the train from Čapljina to Sarajevo 1722 / ...

$28 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus Centrotrans Eurolines  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo

$15 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus Promet Makarska  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Ploče
  2. Take the bus from Ploče to Sarajevo

$24 - $34

Bus, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Capljina Bahnhof
  2. Take the train from Čapljina to Sarajevo 1722 / ...

$23 - $26

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo 151.8 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo is to bus and train which costs 150 kn - 170 kn and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo is to drive which costs 190 kn - 280 kn and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Dubrovnik and Sarajevo is 135 km. The road distance is 242.9 km.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dubrovnik and arriving at Sarajevo. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo.
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  • Distance: 84.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 min

What companies run services between Dubrovnik, Croatia and Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina?

You can take a bus from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo via Ploče in around 5 h 14 min.

Train operators
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Čapljina to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Ploče
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Promet Makarska
Website
promet-makarska.hr
Bus from Ploče to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
promet-makarska.hr
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Zob to Capljina Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
globtour.com
Centrotrans Eurolines

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