There are 6 ways to get from Sarajevo to Zadar by bus, car or plane

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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Bus Promet Makarska  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Zadar 931 / ...

$33 - $50

5 alternative options

Bus Jelinak  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Otoka to Bugojno
  2. Take the bus from Bugojno to Zadar

$34 - $57

Bus Jelinak #2  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Zenica
  2. Take the bus from Zenica to Zadar

$37 - $67

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Sarajevo to Zadar 224.6 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Zadar  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Sarajevo (SJJ) to Zadar (ZAD) SJJ - ZAD

$93 - $349

Fly to Zagreb, bus  •  5 h 25 min

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

$99 - $413

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The cheapest way to get from Sarajevo to Zadar is to bus which costs $30 - $50 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sarajevo to Zadar is to drive which takes 4 h 48 min and costs $40 - $65.

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The distance between Sarajevo and Zadar is 251 km. The road distance is 359 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to get from Sarajevo to Zadar, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sarajevo to Zadar. However, there are services departing from Sarajevo and arriving at Zadar via Split. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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

You can take a bus from Sarajevo to Zadar via Split in around 7 h 10 min. Alternatively, Croatia Airlines, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines fly from Sarajevo to Zadar twice daily.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Zadar via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Sarajevo to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Zadar via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
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
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Zadar via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
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 Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Centrotrans Eurolines
Phone
+387 33 770 800
Email
info@centrotrans.com
Website
centrotrans.com
Bus from Otoka to Bugojno
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
Bus from Sarajevo to Zenica
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
Jelinak
Website
jelinak.com
Bus from Bugojno to Zadar
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
jelinak.com
Bus from Zenica to Zadar
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
jelinak.com
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 - $12
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
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
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr

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