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

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Bus Crnja Tours  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien Stadion Center to Zagreb
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$36 - $50

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Bus Biss-Tours  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna to Derventa
  2. Take the bus from Derventa to Banja Luka

$36 - $61

Train, bus Bocac Tours  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Graz Rj / ...
  2. Take the bus from Graz to Banja Luka

$65 - $102

Train, bus via Zagreb Glavni Kolod.  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec
  2. Take the train from Zagreb to Okučani En
  3. Take the bus from Okucani to Banja Luka

Drive  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Banja Luka 347.1 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Banja Luka  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Banja Luka (BNX) VIE - BNX

$156 - $500

Fly to Zagreb, bus  •  6 h 14 min

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

$122 - $438

Fly to Sarajevo, train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Sarajevo (SJJ) VIE - SJJ
  2. Take the train from Sarajevo to Banja Luka

$144 - $291

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Banja Luka is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Banja Luka is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 5 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Banja Luka. However, there are services departing from Wien Stadion Center and arriving at Banja Luka via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Banja Luka is 387 km. The road distance is 555.3 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Banja Luka without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 15 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 15 min to get from Vienna to Banja Luka, including transfers.

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Vienna to Banja Luka bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, depart from Wien Stadion Center station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Banja Luka is to bus which takes 8 h 15 min and costs 30€ - 45€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 130€ - 430€ and takes 7 h 54 min.

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There is no direct flight from Vienna Airport to Banja Luka Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Vienna to Banja Luka bus services, operated by Croatia Bus, arrive at Banja Luka station.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Banja Luka.
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  • Distance: 241.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 15 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina?

You can take a bus from Vienna to Banja Luka via Zagreb in around 8 h 15 min. Alternatively, Air Serbia, Austrian Airlines and Montenegro Airlines fly from Vienna to Banja Luka 3 times a day.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Sarajevo via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $500
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Vienna to Banja Luka via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Banja Luka via Sarajevo, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Banja Luka via Dubrovnik, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Banja Luka via Thessaloniki, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Banja Luka via Sofia, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Graz
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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
$29
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Wien Stadion Center to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
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
3 times a day
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Bus from Okucani to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 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 Vienna to Derventa
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Derventa to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Bocac Tours
Phone
051/215-725
Email
bocact@teol.net
Website
bocactours.com
Bus from Graz to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
bocactours.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Banja Luka is 555 km. It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to drive from Vienna to Banja Luka.

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Austrian Airlines and Air Serbia offer flights from Vienna Airport to Banja Luka Airport.

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There are 276+ hotels available in Banja Luka. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 11€.

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