Directions from Italy to Sarajevo

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Recommended option

Fly  •  6 h 13 min

  1. BLQ - SJJ

$46 - $220

6 alternative options

Train, car ferry, bus  •  21 h 30 min

  1. Rv / ...

$93 - $145

Train, bus  •  22 h 27 min

  1. Fr / ...
  2. En
  3. D / ...
  4. 713 / ...

$114 - $198

Bus  •  22 h 40 min

  1. 4

$193 - $234

Train, car ferry, bus via Via Di Porta Maggiore  •  22 h 55 min

  1. Rv / ...
  2. 53

$71 - $113

Bus, car ferry  •  23 h 23 min

  1. 551 / ...
  2. 53

$68 - $97

Drive, car ferry  •  17 h 40 min

$120 - $176

What companies run services between Italy and Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina?

Austrian Airlines, Wizz Air and four other airlines fly from Bologna to Sarajevo 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome to Sarajevo via Staz.Ne Tiburtina, Rome Tiburtina, Zagreb, and Zenica in around 22 h 40 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Sarajevo via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Sarajevo via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Sarajevo via Rome, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bologna to Sarajevo via Rome, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bologna to Sarajevo via Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Bologna C.Le to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$45 - $60
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
italotreno.it
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Slavonski Brod
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Doboj to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
Promet Makarska
Promet Sinj
Phone
+385 (0) 21 821 566
Email
prometsinjdoo@gmail.com
Website
promet-sinj.hr
Bus from Split to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Bosna Expres
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Jelinak
Website
jelinak.com
Bus from Zagreb to Zenica
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
jelinak.com
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zenica
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 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 Zagreb to Zenica
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
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
Fils
Phone
00 385 (0)52 383 000
Email
fils@fils.hr
Website
fils.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zenica
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
fils.hr
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
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Italy and Sarajevo is 479 km.

The cheapest way to get from Italy to Sarajevo is to bus and car ferry which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 23 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Italy to Sarajevo is to fly which takes 6 h 13 min and costs 35€ - 190€.

No, there is no direct bus from Italy to Sarajevo. However, there are services departing from Principe Umberto and arriving at Sarajevo via Rome Tiburtina, Zagreb and Zenica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Italy to Sarajevo, including transfers.