COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering Bosnia and Herzegovina. Learn More.

There are 6 ways to get from Zagreb to Mostar by bus, car, plane or train

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

Bus  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Mostar Cathedral of Mary K1951

$30 - $40

5 alternative options

Bus via Zenica  •  12h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Zenica
  2. Take the bus from Zenica to Mostar

$39 - $56

Drive  •  5h 22m

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Mostar 539 km

$65 - $100

Fly to Split, bus  •  6h 22m

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Split (SPU) ZAG - SPU
  2. Take the bus from Split to Mostar Bus Station West

$97 - $153

Fly to Dubrovnik, bus  •  5h 46m

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZAG - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Mostar

$106 - $186

Fly to Sarajevo, train  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Sarajevo (SJJ) ZAG - SJJ
  2. Take the train from Sarajevo to Mostar

$142 - $452

Croatia → Bosnia and Herzegovina
Fully open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into Bosnia and Herzegovina from Croatia

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Croatia
Show more details
Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

Show less

Conditions of entry into Bosnia and Herzegovina from Croatia

  • No quarantine required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
Show more details
  • No quarantine required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Serbia, Montenegro and Croatia

Show less

Rules to follow in Bosnia and Herzegovina

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Croatia

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Bosnia and Herzegovina is currently allowed from Croatia.

Explore travel options

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Mostar is 121.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Mostar is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Mostar is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 121.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Croatia from Bosnia and Herzegovina.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 2 May 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Institute of Public Health of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Mostar is to bus which costs 200 kn - 240 kn and takes 7h 30m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Mostar is to drive which costs 410 kn - 600 kn and takes 5h 22m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zagreb and arriving at Mostar Cathedral of Mary. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 30m.

More details

The distance between Zagreb and Mostar is 311 km. The road distance is 539 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Zagreb to Mostar without a car is to bus which takes 7h 30m and costs 200 kn - 240 kn.

More details

The bus from Zagreb to Mostar Cathedral of Mary takes 7h 30m including transfers and departs three times a day.

More details

Zagreb to Mostar bus services, operated by Croatia Bus International, depart from Zagreb station.

More details

The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

Search flights

Zagreb to Mostar bus services, operated by Croatia Bus International, arrive at Mostar Cathedral of Mary station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Zagreb to Mostar is 539 km. It takes approximately 5h 22m to drive from Zagreb to Mostar.

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Zagreb to Mostar.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 310.6 km
  • Duration: 7h 30m

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina?

Croatia Bus International operates a bus from Zagreb to Mostar Cathedral of Mary 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 7h 30m. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $120
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $170
Flights from Zagreb to Dubrovnik via Split
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $170
Flights from Zagreb to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Train operators
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Sarajevo to Mostar
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Mostar Cathedral of Mary
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Mostar Bus Station West
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Mostar Istočni Kolodvor
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zenica
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Book at
pepeks.hr
Jelinak
Website
jelinak.com
Bus from Zagreb to Zenica
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
jelinak.com
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Zagreb to Zenica
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zenica to Mostar
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
globtour.com
Book at
globtour.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Mostar
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
globtour.com
Book at
globtour.com

Want to know more about travelling around Bosnia and Herzegovina

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Croatia Airlines offers flights from Zagreb Airport to Split Airport.

Search flights

Book your Zagreb to Mostar bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

Search and book

There are 62+ hotels available in Mostar. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Zagreb to Zagreb Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs 210 kn - 260 kn.

More details