There are 6 ways to get from Rijeka to Sarajevo by bus, plane, train, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus to Zagreb, fly  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor to Zagreb Airport
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Sarajevo (SJJ) ZAG - SJJ

$92 - $310

Cheapest option

Bus Pepeks Zagreb  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Banja Luka
  2. Take the bus from Banja Luka to Sarajevo

$16 - $21

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Train to Ljubljana, fly  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Rijeka to Ljubljana
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Sarajevo (SJJ) LJU - SJJ

$89 - $385

Night bus to Pula, fly  •  10 h

  1. Take the night bus from Rijeka to Pula
  2. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Sarajevo (SJJ) PUY - SJJ

$79 - $130

Bus Biss-Tours  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Sarajevo

$30 - $55

Drive  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Rijeka to Sarajevo 352 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rijeka to Sarajevo is to bus which costs 100 kn - 140 kn and takes 12 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rijeka to Sarajevo is to bus and fly which costs 550 kn - 2.000 kn and takes 4 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rijeka and arriving at Sarajevo. Services depart three times a week. The journey takes approximately 10 h 45 min.

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The distance between Rijeka and Sarajevo is 351 km. The road distance is 563.2 km.

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The best way to get from Rijeka to Sarajevo without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 45 min and costs 200 kn - 340 kn.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Rijeka to Sarajevo, including transfers.

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Rijeka to Sarajevo bus services, operated by Biss-Tours, depart from Rijeka station.

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The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Sarajevo Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Rijeka to Sarajevo bus services, operated by Biss-Tours, arrive at Sarajevo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rijeka to Sarajevo is 563 km. It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to drive from Rijeka to Sarajevo.

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  • Distance: 219.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

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

Biss-Tours operates a bus from Rijeka to Sarajevo 3 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 10 h 45 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Flights from Pula to Sarajevo via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Pula to Sarajevo via Munich, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Pula to Sarajevo via Frankfurt, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Pula to Sarajevo via Osijek, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Flights from Pula to Sarajevo via Split, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Pula to Sarajevo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Pula to Sarajevo via Berlin Tegel, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Rijeka to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $21
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Rijeka to Pula
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Centrotrans Eurolines
Phone
+387 33 770 800
Email
info@centrotrans.com
Website
centrotrans.com
Bus from Banja Luka to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
centrotrans.com

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