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There are 8 ways to get from Venice to Banja Luka by bus, train, ferry, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus Toping Trade  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice Airport, Venice to Ljubljana K803
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Banja Luka Zob

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Train, bus  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale Rv
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Ljubljana 907 / ...
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana Avtobusna postaja to Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor
  4. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$38 - $140

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Bus Euroda SRL Rovereto  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Mestre to Bregana
  2. Take the bus from Bregana to Banja Luka

$44 - $52

Ferry, bus  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the ferry from Venice to Pula
  2. Take the bus from Pula to Banja Luka

Drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Banja Luka 349.9 miles

$80 - $130

Fly Venice to Zagreb, bus  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Zagreb (ZAG) VCE - ZAG
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$116 - $314

Shuttle to Pula, fly to Zagreb, bus  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Venezia Mestre to Pula Airport
  2. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Zagreb (ZAG) PUY - ZAG
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$95 - $619

Train, shuttle to Ljubljana, fly to Sarajevo  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Centrale to Ljubljana Airport
  3. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Sarajevo (SJJ) LJU - SJJ
  4. Take the train from Sarajevo to Banja Luka

$147 - $581

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Banja Luka is to bus which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 11 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Banja Luka is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Banja Luka. However, there are services departing from Liberta' Santa Chiara and arriving at Banja Luka Zob via Venice Airport, Venice and Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 9 min.

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The distance between Venice and Banja Luka is 388 km. The road distance is 559.8 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Banja Luka without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 9 min to get from Venice to Banja Luka, including transfers.

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Venice to Banja Luka bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice Airport, Venice station.

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Zagreb Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Venice to Banja Luka bus services, operated by Toping Trade, arrive at Banja Luka Zob station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Banja Luka is 560 km. It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to drive from Venice to Banja Luka.

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  • Distance: 242.8 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 9 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina?

You can take a bus from Venice to Banja Luka via Aeroporto MARCO POLO, Venice Airport, Venice, and Ljubljana in around 11 h 9 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Pula to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana Avtobusna postaja to Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
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 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
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 Venice Airport, Venice to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Toping Trade
Phone
+387/(0)52-751-339
Email
toping@teol.net
Website
topingtrade.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Banja Luka Zob
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Bus from Pula to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Crnja Tours
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trieste Station to Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Bus from Pula to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Bregana to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Venezia Mestre to Pula Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$47 - $51
Private
$260 - $470
Shuttle from Trieste Centrale to Ljubljana Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $39
Private
$110 - $200
Ferry operators

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Swiss, Brussels Airlines, KLM and six other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 21 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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