There are 6 ways to get from Rome to Sarajevo by plane, train, car ferry, 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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Fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Sarajevo (SJJ) FCO - SJJ

$111 - $312

Cheapest option

Leonetti Bus, car ferry, bus  •  24 h 40 min

  1. Take the Leonetti Bus from Rome - Tiburtina station to Bari
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik
  3. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo

$61 - $112

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Train, carferry, bus  •  20 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Ic / ...
  2. Take the carferry from Ancona to Split 53
  3. Take the bus from Split to Sarajevo

$80 - $109

Bus  •  21 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb 4
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Derventa
  3. Take the bus from Derventa to Sarajevo

$170 - $197

Train, car ferry, bus  •  22 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Ic / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53
  3. Take the bus from Split to Mostar
  4. Take the train from Mostar to Sarajevo 722 / ...

$77 - $104

Drive, carferry  •  17 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Ancona
  2. Take the carferry from Ancona to Split 53
  3. Drive from Split to Sarajevo

$96 - $140

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Sarajevo. However, there are services departing from Rome Tiburtina and arriving at Sarajevo via Zagreb and Derventa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 58 min.

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The distance between Rome and Sarajevo is 524 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Sarajevo without a car is to train and carferry and bus which takes 20 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Rome to Sarajevo, including transfers.

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Rome to Sarajevo bus services, operated by Vincek Autobusi ltd., depart from Rome Tiburtina station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Sarajevo is to fly which takes 6 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 58 min.

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There is no direct flight from Rome Airport to Sarajevo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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

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Lufthansa, Air Serbia, Pegasus Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Sarajevo Airport.

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There are 2129+ hotels available in Sarajevo. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Sarajevo.
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  • Distance: 327.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

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

Lufthansa, Air Serbia and seven other airlines fly from Rome to Sarajevo every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome to Sarajevo via Zagreb and Derventa in around 21 h 58 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rome to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Sarajevo via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Rome to Sarajevo via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Rome to Sarajevo via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Sarajevo via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Rome to Sarajevo via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Mostar to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
Promet Makarska
Website
promet-makarska.hr
Bus from Split to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
promet-makarska.hr
Bus from Split to Mostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
promet-makarska.hr
Centrotrans Eurolines
Phone
+387 33 770 800
Email
info@centrotrans.com
Website
centrotrans.com
Bus from Split to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
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
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
$156
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Derventa to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $23
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Autoprevoz - Bus d.d.
Phone
+387 36 551 900
Email
booking@autoprevoz-bus.ba
Website
autoprevoz.ba
Bus from Split to Mostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
autoprevoz.ba
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Mostar Istok
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Rome2rio's guide to Jadrolinija
Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$21 - $28
Car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$17 - $23
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$47
Vehicle
$70

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