Sarajevo - Post Report Question and Answers

What is your home city/country? How long is the trip to post from there, with what connections? How easy/difficult is it to travel to this city/country?

Washington, D.C. There are no direct flights from the U.S. to Sarajevo. The most common routes are IAD-->VIE-->SJJ on Austrian Airlines, IAD-->FRA-->SJJ on Lufthansa, or IAD-->IST-->SJJ on Turkish Airlines. Travel time is about 13 hours. In the winter, flights are often cancelled from Sarajevo due to fog/air quality, so be prepared to get rescheduled a few times. - Apr 2021


Washington DC, USA--about 13 hours with connection through Munich or Vienna. - Dec 2017


United States. - Sep 2017


Washington DC. No direct flights from Sarajevo, about 13 hours through Vienna or Munich. - Feb 2017


Seattle, WA. Sarajevo has very limited flights, as it's a small airport. Typical flight goes to Vienna, or Munich then east coast U.S. - May 2016


D.C. Two legs, DC to Vienna or Munich, then onto Sarajevo, 16 hours or so with layovers. - Aug 2014


DC - around 13.5 hours,connecting through either Munich or Vienna. Primary flights in and out of Sarajevo are through Munich, Vienna, Istanbul and Zagreb. There are serious difficulties getting in and out in the winter due to very heavy fog over the airport. - Nov 2012


Washington, DC - about 12 hours through either Munich or Vienna, but Sarajevo Airport can be closed often during winter - Aug 2011


Michigan. Through Munich to Detroit. Almost 20 hours. - May 2011


About 12 hours to DC through Vienna or Munich. Easy, except in winter when there are often airport closures in Sarajevo. - May 2010


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