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London to Sarajevo flights

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Departure Wed, 11 Nov Return Sun, 15 Nov
LON London
SJJ Sarajevo
return from £162
Departure Mon, 16 Nov Return Sun, 22 Nov
LON London
SJJ Sarajevo
return from £159
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Find out further information on London and Sarajevo to help you prepare for your trip.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 2.15 BAM
British Pound Sterling Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark
1 BAM = 0.47 GBP
Last checked on 29 October 2020
Train
Local, one-way ticket
70%

Trains in Sarajevo are 70% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.8
Sarajevo
£0.84
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
78%

A meal in Sarajevo is 78% cheaper than a meal in London.

London
£15
Sarajevo
£3.25
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
69%

A taxi fare in Sarajevo is 69% cheaper than in London.

London
£3
Sarajevo
£0.93
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
61%

Coffee in Sarajevo is 61% cheaper than in London.

London
£3.03
Sarajevo
£1.19
London airports
  • ( Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
Sarajevo airports
  • ( Butmir (SJJ)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
K Distance: 1007 miles

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Useful information for the flight from London to Sarajevo

How long is the flight from London to Sarajevo?

The average flight duration between London and Sarajevo is between four and six hours, depending on where you make the required connection.

What are the most common stopovers?

Common stopover locations on trips from London to Sarajevo include Zagreb in Croatia, Frankfurt in Germany, and Vienna in Austria. Most flight paths travel over continental Europe before descending into the transfer airport and continuing on to Sarajevo. There are no direct flights from London to the city.

What documentation do I need to fly to Sarajevo from London?

Once you have your cheap flights sorted, be sure your passport is valid. British passport holders must ensure their documentation is valid for 90 days from the day they plan to exit Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Is there a time change from London to Sarajevo?

The time in Sarajevo is one hour ahead of London (GMT+1).

Which airlines fly from London to Sarajevo

The airlines which serve the route between London and Sarajevo include the following:

  • Swiss International Air Line, national airline of Switzerland with a major hub in Zurich.
  • Lufthansa, the national carrier of Germany based in Frankfurt.
  • Scandinavian Airlines, airline operated by Norway, Sweden, and Denmark.
  • Croatia Airlines, Zagreb-based airline and national carrier of Croatia.
  • Austrian Airlines, Austria's official and largest airline based in Vienna.

How to find cheap flights from London to Sarajevo

Finding a cheap flight from London to Sarajevo couldn’t be easier with Opodo’s online search engine. Trips can be booked in a few minutes with the multi-functional search tool which enables you to find the best deals on airfares. You can select from the cheapest time to go by arranging tickets by price, or opt to order flights by the time of their departures to find holidays which adhere to your preferred schedule.

When are the best times to fly from London to Sarajevo?

  • Head to Sarajevo in May when spring is in full bloom and the temperatures are great for exploring the city. May is also one of the quieter warmer months to visit Bosnia and Herzegovina, so there are usually deals to be found on city breaks.
  • July and August are the warmest and driest months to visit Sarajevo and the optimum period for those who want to combine some time in the city with outdoor pursuits in the nearby mountains. Despite this being the most popular time to visit, Sarajevo is still largely undiscovered and is not overrun with visitors.
  • During October, autumn dawns and the spectacular colours make this a charming time to visit Sarajevo. The city will also be quieter in October with prices falling after the peak summer season.

Airports in London

There are six airports in London but all flights to Sarajevo depart from either London's Heathrow or City airports.

Useful information about London Heathrow Airport

Heathrow Airport, which handles numerous international and domestic flights, is located 14 miles to the west of central London.

How to get to Heathrow Airport:

  • By road — the airport is served by the major M4 motorway which is connected to London's M25.
  • By rail — Heathrow Express trains run from London's Paddington Station to the airport with a journey time of 15 minutes.
  • By underground — the London Tube has three stops at Heathrow Airport: T 2&3, T4 and T5.
  • By taxi — typically one hour from central London, allow time for traffic.

Services: Shops, bars, restaurants, duty free, luggage storage, free Wi-fi, showers, baby changing facilities, and religious chaplains.

Useful Information about London City Airport

London City Airport is seven miles east of the City of London.

How to get to London City Airport:

  • By rail — the Docklands Light Railway serves London City Airport and passengers can connect with the underground network at Bank Station.
  • By car — the A1020 and the A112 are the primary roads for reaching the airport by car.
  • By bus — the 473 runs between the airport and Stratford and the 474 terminates in East Ham.
  • By taxi — around 40 minutes, leave time for traffic.

Services: Wi-Fi, parking, coffee shops, pharmacy, snack bars, and free drinking water.

Airports in Sarajevo

Sarajevo has one main airport handling most of the flights for Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo International Airport.

Useful information about Sarajevo Airport

The airport is situated four miles west of the city.

How to get from Sarajevo International Airport to the city:

  • By bus — a specialised bus service runs between the airport and downtown with free Wi-Fi onboard.
  • By car — the main A1 motorway runs from the airport to Sarajevo.
  • By trolleybus — the local transportation company operates the 103 trolleybus from the airport to central Sarajevo.

Services: Duty free, shops, restaurants, cafe, and VIP lounges.

What to do and visit in Sarajevo

  • Walk across the historical Latin Bridge in the centre of town.
  • Eat the local dish ?evapi, a small mince meat sausage served with onions and pita.
  • See the spot where Franz Ferdinand was assassinated.
  • Explore the Old Town with its mix of European and Ottoman buildings.
  • Take a walking tour to learn about the Bosnian War and the Siege of Sarajevo.

Frequent asked questions about flights from London to Sarajevo

Is it safe to travel from London to Sarajevo during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Bosnia and Herzegovina may apply when travelling from London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from London to Sarajevo at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from London to Sarajevo is 159£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Sarajevo expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Sarajevo costs an average of 0.93 GBP, 69% cheaper than London, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 70% less in Sarajevo: 0.84 GBP against 2.80 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 3.26 GBP in Sarajevo, 78% less than the 15.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 61% cheaper in Sarajevo, with an average of 1.18 GBP, while in London the coffee costs 3.01 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from London to Sarajevo?
The most popular months to book a trip from London to Sarajevo are August, July and June, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from London to Sarajevo?
The best time of the year to go to Sarajevo when flying from London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to Sarajevo from London in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and September. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, November and March are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London -  Sarajevo.
What is the cheapest price for a flight from London to Sarajevo?
The total flight time between London and Sarajevo is of around 03:52 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,036 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How is the weather in Sarajevo compared to London?
While in London the temperatures can reach an average of 29.01 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 mm ,Sarajevo's temperatures can go up to 31.47 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -13.58 ºC in Sarajevo, compared to the -3.09 ºC average degrees reported in London. During the winter period, London can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Sarajevo have an average of 2.3 mm rain level.
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