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.

Recommended option

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

$94 - $312

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

$17 - $23

4 alternative options

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

$91 - $391

Night bus to Pula, fly  •  8 h 55 min

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

$75 - $132

Bus Fils  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Sarajevo

$55 - $85

Drive  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Rijeka to Sarajevo 352 miles

$65 - $100

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

Fils operates a bus from Rijeka to Sarajevo 3 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 10 h 33 min. Biss-Tours also services this route 3 times a week.

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, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Pula to Sarajevo via Split, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Pula to Sarajevo via Osijek, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
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 - $16
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$16 - $23
Bus operators
FlixBus
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 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Fils
Phone
00 385 (0)52 383 000
Email
fils@fils.hr
Website
fils.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
10 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
fils.hr
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
$17 - $23
Schedules at
centrotrans.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rijeka to Sarajevo?

The distance between Rijeka and Sarajevo is 351 km. The road distance is 563 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rijeka to Sarajevo?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Rijeka to Sarajevo?

The quickest way to get from Rijeka to Sarajevo is to bus and fly which takes 4 h 10 min and costs 550 kn - 1.900 kn.

Is there a direct bus between Rijeka and Sarajevo?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rijeka and arriving at Sarajevo. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 33 min.

How long does it take to get from Rijeka to Sarajevo?

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