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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Sarajevo (SJJ) ZRH - SJJ

$92 - $265

Cheapest option

Bus Globtour  •  21 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich Hbf Nord to Bugojno Zob
  2. Take the bus from Bugojno to Otoka

$90 - $128

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  22 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Slavonski Brod En
  2. Take the bus from Slavonski Brod to Zenica
  3. Take the bus from Zenica to Sarajevo

$134 - $222

Train, bus via Maglaj Zob  •  23 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Slavonski Brod En
  2. Take the bus from Slavonski Brod to Maglaj Zob
  3. Take the train from Maglaj to Sarajevo 713 / ...

$140 - $210

Bus Eurolines CH  •  25 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Sarajevo

$95 - $120

Drive  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Sarajevo 792.5 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Sarajevo is to bus which costs SFr 95 - SFr 120 and takes 25 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Sarajevo is to fly which costs SFr 90 - SFr 270 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Sarajevo is 856 km. The road distance is 1268 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Zürich to Sarajevo, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zürich and arriving at Sarajevo. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Sarajevo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Sarajevo.
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  • Distance: 535.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina?

Swiss, Adria Airways and three other airlines fly from Zürich to Sarajevo 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Sarajevo via Bugojno Zob and Bugojno in around 21 h 39 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Zurich to Sarajevo via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Sarajevo via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Sarajevo via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Slavonski Brod
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Maglaj to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zürich Hbf Nord to Bugojno Zob
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Slavonski Brod Bahnhof to Maglaj Zob
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
globtour.com
Centrotrans Eurolines
Phone
+387 33 770 800
Email
info@centrotrans.com
Website
centrotrans.com
Bus from Bugojno to Otoka
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
Bus from Zenica to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
Jelinak
Website
jelinak.com
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Zenica
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Schedules at
jelinak.com
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Zenica
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Maglaj Zob
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Zenica
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Zenica to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $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 Zenica to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
autoprevoz.ba
Bosna Expres
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
25 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Book at
eurolines.ch

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