There are 5 ways to get from Sarajevo to Romania by plane, bus, train 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  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Sarajevo (SJJ) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) SJJ - OTP

$116 - $328

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Bus  •  18 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Istočno Sarajevo to Zvornik
  2. Take the bus from Zvornik to Beograd
  3. Take the bus from Belgrade to Kladovo
  4. Take the bus from Drobeta-Turnu Severin to Bucuresti - Autogara Militari

$45 - $57

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  25 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Istočno Sarajevo to Beograd
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Negotin
  3. Take the bus from Negotin to Vidin
  4. Take the train from Vidin to Craiova
  5. Take the train from Craiova to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir

$56 - $70

Bus via Skopje  •  27 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari 980

$62 - $117

Drive  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Sarajevo to Bucharest 530.7 miles

$85 - $130

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The distance between Sarajevo and Romania is 552 km. The road distance is 849.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sarajevo to Romania without a car is to bus and train which takes 25 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Sarajevo to Romania, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sarajevo to Romania is to fly which takes 5 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sarajevo Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Romania is 1 h ahead of Sarajevo. It is currently 5:53 PM in Sarajevo and 6:53 PM in Romania.

Yes, the driving distance between Sarajevo to Romania is 849 km. It takes approximately 12 h 12 min to drive from Sarajevo to Romania.

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Air Serbia, Tarom, Croatia Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Sarajevo Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Romania. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sarajevo to Sarajevo Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Sarajevo to Romania.
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  • Distance: 344.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

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

Austrian Airlines, Croatia Airlines and five other airlines fly from Sarajevo to Sector 2 every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sarajevo to Bucharest via Zvornik, Beograd, Belgrade, Kladovo, Drobeta-Turnu Severin, Bucuresti - Autogara Militari, and Păcii in around 18 h 20 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $380
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Bucharest Otopeni via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Bucharest Otopeni via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Drina Trans
Phone
+387 56 260-077
Website
drinatrans.com
Bus from Istočno Sarajevo to Zvornik
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
Bus from Zvornik to Beograd
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
Arriva Srbija
Phone
012 538400
Email
predstavnistvo.bas@arriva.rs
Website
arriva.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Kladovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
arriva.rs
Alpha Star Impex
Website
alfastarimpex.ro
Bus from Drobeta-Turnu Severin to Bucuresti - Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
alfastarimpex.ro
Transprodukt-Bus Prevoz
Phone
+381 11 7614 715
Email
office@transprodukt.rs
Website
transprodukt.rs
Bus from Istočno Sarajevo to Beograd
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
transprodukt.rs
Nikolic Prevoz D.O.O
Website
nikolicprevoz.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Negotin
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
nikolicprevoz.rs
Bus from Negotin to Vidin
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
nikolicprevoz.rs
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Sarajevo to Skopje
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
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
Bus from Sofia to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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