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There are 3 ways to get from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo by car, train or bus

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Drive, train  •  4h 1m

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

$19 - $28

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo Dubrovnik Central Bus Station - Sarajevo Central Bus Station

$28 - $44

Drive  •  3h 44m

  1. Drive from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo 247.8 km

$30 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo is to drive and train which costs 120 kn - 180 kn and takes 4h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo is to drive which costs 190 kn - 280 kn and takes 3h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo. However, there are services departing from Dubrovnik - Pile and arriving at Sarajevo via Dubrovnik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 5m.

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The distance between Dubrovnik and Sarajevo is 136 km. The road distance is 247.8 km.

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The best way to get from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo without a car is to bus which takes 7h 5m and costs 170 kn - 280 kn.

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It takes approximately 4h 1m to get from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo, including transfers.

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Dubrovnik to Sarajevo bus services, operated by Croatia Bus International, depart from Dubrovnik station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dubrovnik to Sarajevo is 248 km. It takes approximately 3h 44m to drive from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo.

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There are 1617+ hotels available in Sarajevo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 135.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 1m

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

Croatia Bus International operates a bus from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 6h. Autotrans d.d. also services this route 3 times a week.

Train operators
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Čapljina to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik Central Bus Station to Sarajevo Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Autotrans d.d.

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