There are 7 ways to get from Sarajevo to Rome by plane, train, bus, car ferry 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

Fly  •  5 h 9 min

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

$112 - $314

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry, train via Falconara Marittima  •  20 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Split
  2. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona 53
  3. Take the train from Falconara Marittima to Roma Termini Fb / ...

$85 - $121

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  20 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Sarajevo to Banja Luka 712 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Banja Luka to Zagreb
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb to Trieste 402
  4. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre Rv / ...
  5. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini Fr / ...

Bus, car ferry, train  •  20 h 41 min

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

$85 - $116

Bus  •  22 h 9 min

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

Bus, carferry  •  25 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Otoka to Bugojno
  2. Take the bus from Bugojno to Split
  3. Take the carferry from Split to Ancona
  4. Take the bus from Ancona to Rome 554 / ...

$88 - $143

Drive, car ferry  •  17 h 49 min

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

$98 - $143

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

Air Serbia, Lufthansa and five other airlines fly from Sarajevo to Rome every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sarajevo to Rome via Zenica and Zagreb in around 22 h 9 min.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Rome via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Sarajevo to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30
Website
zfbh.ba
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Falconara Marittima to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Banja Luka to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zenica to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ancona to Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Trieste Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
globtour.com
Autotrans
Website
autotrans.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
autotrans.hr
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
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Sarajevo to Zenica
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Centrotrans Eurolines
Phone
+387 33 770 800
Email
info@centrotrans.com
Website
centrotrans.com
Bus from Sarajevo to Zenica
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
Bus from Otoka to Bugojno
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
Autoprevoz - Bus d.d.
Phone
+387 36 551 900
Email
booking@autoprevoz-bus.ba
Website
autoprevoz.ba
Bus from Sarajevo to Zenica
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
autoprevoz.ba
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$165
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Jelinak
Website
jelinak.com
Bus from Bugojno to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Schedules at
jelinak.com
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sarajevo and Rome is 524 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sarajevo to Rome is to bus and car ferry and train which costs $85 - $130 and takes 20 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Sarajevo to Rome is to fly which takes 5 h 9 min and costs $110 - $320.

No, there is no direct bus from Sarajevo to Rome. However, there are services departing from Sarajevo and arriving at Rome Tiburtina via Zenica and Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Sarajevo to Rome, including transfers.