Sarajevo to Zagreb

Travel by Car: The driving distance between Sarajevo and Zagreb following the shortest route is about 375 km (via Banja Luka), estimated travel time about 5 hours, this route goes mainly via the Croatian highway where toll fees apply. As an alternative it is possible to choose the tool free route (local roads) but travelling time will be longer.

Travel by Bus: There are several daily direct buses from Sarajevo to Zagreb.


Unfortunately we did not find any direct routes matching your search criteria! Here is what to do:

  1. Try to search for a bus to the nearest larger city e.g. Rijeka, Zagreb, Zadar or Split and then find a bus from there to your final destination
  2. If this does not give you any options matching your requirements from a time perspective, you should consider using other means of transportation, renting a car would probably be the best option.
  3. If you are travelling to or from an airport in Croatia, you will have to travel to the nearest larger city and then change bus there to reach your final destination.
  4. If you are travelling to one of the larger tourist attractions like e.g. national park Plitvice lakes, you have the option to join an organized bus excursion, more about that here


Alternative ways of travelling from Sarajevo to Zagreb:

Travel by train: There is a train connection between Sarajevo and Zagreb, more information you can see here.

Travel by plane: There is a direct flight from Sarajevo to Zagreb, more info you can see here.

Map with buses from Sarajevo:


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