There are 7 ways to get from Sarajevo to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus Promet Makarska  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$44 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus Autoherc  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Neđarići to Slavonski Brod
  2. Take the bus from Slavonski Brod to Plitvička Jezera

$28 - $71

5 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Sarajevo to Bihać 714

$48 - $50

Drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Sarajevo to Plitvice Lakes National Park 214.7 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Zagreb, bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Sarajevo (SJJ) to Zagreb (ZAG) SJJ - ZAG
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera

$89 - $398

Fly to Zadar, bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Sarajevo (SJJ) to Zadar (ZAD) SJJ - ZAD
  2. Take the bus from Zadar to Plitvice Lakes

$100 - $362

Fly to Ljubljana, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Sarajevo (SJJ) to Ljubljana (LJU) SJJ - LJU
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera

$105 - $628

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sarajevo to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to train which costs $47 - $50 and takes 8 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sarajevo to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to fly and bus which costs $85 - $400 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Sarajevo and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 246 km. The road distance is 343.6 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 32 min to get from Sarajevo to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sarajevo to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Sarajevo and arriving at Plitvice Lakes National Park via Split. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Sarajevo to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Split and Plitvice Lakes National Park in around 8 h 32 min. Alternatively, Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH) operates a train from Sarajevo to Plitvice Lakes National Park once daily. Tickets cost $44 and the journey takes 8 h 22 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Flights from Sarajevo to Zadar via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Sarajevo to Zadar via Ljubljana, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Sarajevo to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Sarajevo to Bihać
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$44
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 Sarajevo to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Neđarići to Slavonski Brod
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $50
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Polet Vonkovci
Phone
+385 (0) 32 308 935
Email
polet@polet.hr
Website
polet.hr
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
polet.hr
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zadar Zob to Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
globtour.com

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