There are 9 ways to get from Vienna to Banja Luka by bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. 060 / ...

$31 - $50

8 alternative options

Train, bus via Graz  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Rj / ...

$54 - $84

Train, bus  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Ec

$56 - $84

Bus Biss-Tours  •  12 h 8 min

$37 - $64

Train, bus #2  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Ec
  2. En

Drive  •  5 h 31 min

  1. 347.1 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Banja Luka  •  7 h 30 min

  1. VIE - BNX

$154 - $502

Fly to Zagreb, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. VIE - ZAG

$116 - $436

Fly to Sarajevo, train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. VIE - SJJ

$137 - $288

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 9 h 5 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)
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
Purchase an
eurail.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
Purchase an
eurail.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
$28
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Graz, Graz central train station to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Wien Zob Vib to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Graz Hauptbahnhof to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
globtour.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Vienna - Erdberg to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Graz - Hauptbahnhof to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Graz - Hbf Busbahnhof to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
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
4 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
Toping Trade
Phone
+387/(0)52-751-339
Email
toping@teol.net
Website
topingtrade.com
Bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Graz to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Vienna to Derventa
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 - $9
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vienna and Banja Luka is 387 km. The road distance is 555 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Banja Luka is to bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Banja Luka is to drive which takes 5 h 31 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Banja Luka. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Banja Luka via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 5 min to get from Vienna to Banja Luka, including transfers.