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There are 7 ways to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina by bus, night train, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Belgrad Central Bus Station Varna - Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Hrvaćani

$103 - $137

Cheapest option

Bus via Banja Luka  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Belgrad Central Bus Station Varna - Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Banja Luka

$77 - $102

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Bus via Zvornik  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Belgrad Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Zvornik
  3. Take the bus from Zvornik to Banja Luka

$93 - $123

Bus, night train, train, drive  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Belgrad Central Bus Station
  2. Take the night train from Beograd to Vinkovci En
  3. Take the train from Vinkovci to Nova Kapela–Batrina D
  4. Drive from Nova Kapela–Batrina to Večići

$78 - $110

Drive  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Večići 473.6 miles

$75 - $110

Fly to Sarajevo  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Sarajevo (SJJ) SOF - SJJ

$135 - $297

Fly to Belgrade, bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Belgrade (BEG) SOF - BEG
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Šabac
  3. Take the bus from Šabac to Bijeljina

$90 - $195

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The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina is to bus which costs $75 - $110 and takes 13 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina is to fly which costs $130 - $300 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Sofia and Bosnia and Herzegovina is 495 km. The road distance is 757.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 42 min and costs $100 - $140.

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It takes approximately 12 h 42 min to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina is to bus which takes 12 h 42 min and costs $100 - $140. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $130 - $300 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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

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Bosnia and Herzegovina is 1 h behind Sofia. It is currently 11:02 PM in Sofia and 10:02 PM in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina is 758 km. It takes approximately 8 h 24 min to drive from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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Turkish Airlines, Adria Airways, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Sarajevo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sofia to Bosnia and Herzegovina.
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  • Distance: 309.5 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 42 min

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Bosnia and Herzegovina?

You can take a bus from Sofia to Večići via Belgrad Central Bus Station, Beograd, and Hrvaćani in around 12 h 42 min. Alternatively, Austrian Airlines, Turkish Airlines and two other airlines fly from Sofia to Sarajevo 5 times a day.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Sarajevo via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Sarajevo via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Sofia to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Train operators
Bus operators
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Belgrad Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Karat-S
Lasta
Website
lasta.rs
Bus from Beograd to Hrvaćani
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
lasta.rs
Bus from Beograd to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
lasta.rs
Bus from Šabac to Bijeljina
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
lasta.rs
Drina Trans
Phone
+387 56 260-077
Website
drinatrans.com
Bus from Beograd to Zvornik
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
Bus from Zvornik to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
DUGA d.o.o.
Phone
(+381) 015/273-840
Website
duga.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Šabac
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
duga.rs
Raketa AB
Website
raketa-ab.com
Bus from Beograd to Šabac
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
raketa-ab.com

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There are 160+ hotels available in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Sofia Airport is to line 84 shuttle which takes 34 min and costs $1.

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