We will write how to get from Sarajevo airport to city center. The distance from Sarajevo Airport to downtown is 10 kilometers.
The travel time from Sarajevo airport to city center is around 20-30 minutes by taxi and 30-40 by airport bus and public bus. Click here to book online Sarajevo activities and day trips
The cheapest way from Sarajevo airport is by regular bus around €1 and if you go by taxi will be around €10. You can also rent a car in Sarajevo airport or get a private transfer.
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WHERE TO STAY IN SARAJEVO
You can sleep in a dorm room or a room from less than $10 USD while you can stay in a budget hotel for as low as $20-30 USD. There are so many to choose from depending on what type and how luxurious you want your stay to be starting from $50 USD.
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Sarajevo Airport to Downtown
Centrotrans Eurolines Airport Bus From Sarajevo Airport To City Center
Centrotrans Eurolines airport buses are running every hour during the day and less often at night. Most of the buses depart are when the flights are getting to Sarajevo airport.. The bus travel time from Sarajevo airport to Sarajevo city center is around 30 minutes.
Centrotrans Eurolines bus fare is 5 BAM (€2.5) for a single ticket and 8 BAM (€5) for a return ticket. You can buy the tickets to the bus driver with cash in their local currency. There are exchange offices in the airport and ATMs available.
Centrotrans Eurolines Bus Route From Sarajevo Airport
Centrotrans Bus Route- Airport – Kurta Schorka – Aleja Bosne Srebrene – Dr. Silve Rizvanbegovic – Avaz – Nedzarici – Alipasino Polje – RTV dom – Alipasin Most – Otoka – Cengic Vila – D.Malta – Socijalno – Pofalici – UNI Campus – Muzeji – Marijin Dvor, Skenderija – Posta (Post Office) – Drvenija – Latinska Cuprija (Latin Bridge) – Vijecnica (City Hall) – Bentbasa
Public Buses From Sarajevo Airport To Sarajevo City
The buses are running every 5-10 minutes from the district of Dobrinja going to Austrijski Trg (Austria Square) in Sarajevo city center. To reach to the bus stop in Dobrinja you will have to walk 10 minutes from the terminal.
The bus travel time is around 30 minutes and the bus fare is 1.60 BAM if you buy in the kiosks and 1.80 BAM if you buy from the bus driver.
Bus 31e is leaving every 10-15 minutes leaves from the district of Dobrinja going to Vijećnica (City Hall) in Sarajevo city center. To reach to the bus stop in Dobrinja you will have to walk 10 minutes from the terminal.
The bus travel time is around 30 minutes. The bus fare is 1.60 BAM in the kiosks and 1.80 BAM if you buy from the bus driver.
TAXI FROM SARAJEVO AIRPORT TO SARAJEVO CITY CENTER
If you go from Sarajevo airport to city center by taxi the most comfortable, available 24/7 and fastest way. The travel time by taxi is around 20-25 minutes and the taxi fare from Sarajevo airport to city center is 20 BAM which is around €10. The prices and travel time aren’t fixed and it will depend on traffic and your final destination.
PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION FROM SARAJEVO AIRPORT TO DOWNTOWN
Hotel transfers are also very easy and convenient but can be a little bit pricey. The transfers are usually available 24 hours and is only ideal if you have the budget and you really want comfort after your flight to Sarajevo. Prices are around €25 and you will be able to fit up to 4 people. It could be €6 per person.
RENTING A CAR IN SARAJEVO AIRPORT
There are many options for renting a car in Sarajevo’s airport. It’s the most convenient option if you have a place to park your car in Sarajevo. It will take you 25 minutes to get to Sarajevo city center from the airport with a private car. There are a few agencies like Hertz, Avis, Europcar available in the airport. Prices can be around €20-30 per day.
Car rental option can be great if you are traveling with a few people or a lot of luggage and planning to visit places around Sarajevo and countryside. Make sure you have parking place in your hotel or Airbnb since sometimes can be so challenging in Sarajevo city center.
WHERE TO STAY IN SARAJEVO
A lot of budget option is available for accommodation in Sarajevo. Where you can sleep in a dorm room or a room from less than $10 USD while you can stay in a budget hotel for as low as $20-30 USD. There are so many to choose from depending on what type and how luxurious you want your stay to be starting from $50 USD.
FOOD BUDGET TRAVEL BOSNIA
For food budget travel in Bosnia we have to say that’s affordable. You can get snack meals in local places for €1-2 per person trying different choices like cevapi, byrek, gyros and sandwiches. For decent meals expect to pay €4-5 per person in a restaurant.
CURRENCY AND EXCHANGE RATE IN BOSNIA AND ATMS
The currency of Bosnia is called BAM Bosnia and Herzegovina Marka and this is the money you will use while you travel around the country. And the exchange rate is €1= 1.95 BAM. Also if you are bringing debit card you will find many ATM’s all over Bosnia and a few of them charge commission for withdrawal.
There are many places to exchange money in the airport and outside the airport offering great exchange rates.
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