How to get to and from Sarajevo Airport: Best tips for travelers

Arriving at Sarajevo airport can be stressful and confusing, especially if you don’t know how to get to the city center. Do you need to take a taxi, bus, tram, or something else? How much will it cost you? How long will it take you? In this article, we will give you the best tips for transportation when you arrive at Sarajevo Airport, so you can enjoy your trip without worry.


A taxi is the fastest and most comfortable way to get to or from Sarajevo Airport. At the airport, there is an official taxi service called “Sarajevo Taxi” which has its stands at the exit of the terminal. That taxi doesn’t have the best reputation, but judge for yourself by the reviews. You can book a taxi in advance by phone or online, or simply hail it on the spot. You can see the list of other taxi carriers at this link. The price of the ride to the city center is about 14 KM (7 EUR), and the duration is about 15 minutes, depending on the traffic. Taxi drivers only accept cash in the local currency (BAM/KM), so make sure you have enough money with you.


The bus is the cheapest way to get to or from Sarajevo Airport. There is a regular bus line at the airport called “Centrotrans” that connects the airport with the main bus and train station in the city center. Buses depart every 30 minutes, and the ticket price is 5 KM (2.5 EUR). You can buy tickets at the counter in the terminal or from the driver. The ride takes about 30 minutes, and the buses have enough space for luggage. Buses only accept cash, so make sure you have some change with you. You can find the driving schedule at THIS LINK.


The trolleybus is the most interesting and convenient way to get to or from the airport in Sarajevo. They are a symbol of the city and offer you the opportunity to enjoy its history and culture. To get to the trolleybus, you must first go to the settlement of Dobrinja, which is about 700 meters from the airport, an 8-10 minute walk. There you can catch trolleybus number 103, which takes you to “Trg Austrije”, or number 107, which takes you to “Jezero”. The price of the ticket is 1.60 KM, and you can buy it at kiosks or from the driver. The ride takes about 40 minutes, and the trolleybuses have limited space for luggage. Trolleybuses only accept cash, so make sure you have some change with you.

To get to Dobrinja, you can use Google Maps (link to the location of the trolleybus station), which will guide you through the main entrance of the airport and you will walk a little longer. Below is a map of the route to the station with a shortcut that will save you a few precious minutes.

the way from the airport in Sarajevo to the trolleybus station

You will pass our private parking lot, that is a sign that you are on the right track.


As you can see, there are different transportation options that you can use to get to and from the airport in Sarajevo. It all depends on your budget, time and preferences. No matter which option you choose, we hope you enjoy your stay in Sarajevo and will come back again. If you need parking near the airport, don’t forget to contact us and reserve your spot. We offer you a safe, affordable and high-quality parking service, which will make your trip easier.