Depending on your preferences, SaMED 2020 Organising Committee has prepared many options on how to arrive to our city fast and cheap.
All students arriving to Sarajevo, either on the airport or bus station, will be given the option of pick-up, them will get them to the accommodation and venue of the event. Apply for pick-up during the registration process.
In case you don't need pick-up, there is an option to take taxi (remember this - take only official taxi companies - Sarajevo taxi from the airport - price is around 10-12€) or bus (takes you from the airport to the city center - price is around 7-8€).
is located only 12 kilometers from the center of Sarajevo. It serves as a connection to many European cities and to the rest of the world through major international airline hubs, such as Istanbul, Vienna, Berlin, Munich and Zurich. See more on www.sarajevo-airport.ba. Recommendation: check WizzAir for cheap flights from Budapest to Sarajevo and Eurowings.
is second largest airport in Bosnia and Herzegovina, located 110 kilometers from Sarajevo. It serves as a connection to many budget airlines companies. Recommendations: check WizzAir for cheap flights from Vienna, Berlin, Cologne, Dortmund, Frankfurt, Eindhoven, Gotheburg, Stockholm, Malmo to Tuzla, then get a 2 hours bus to Sarajevo.
Travel tips and tricks:
Sarajevo has two bus stations, Sarajevo International Bus Station and Bus Station Lukavica. The main Sarajevo bus station is located near the city center, near the main railway station and is the starting point for most buses to the rest of Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as to international for Croatia, Slovenia and Western Europe. Bus station Lukavica is located in the eastern part of Sarajevo and is for buses which operate to destinations in Serbia and Montenegro.
Recently, cooperation with the international bus company Flixbus has been established. Intercity lines operate every day to Sarajevo from Banja Luka, Bihać, Fojnica, Jajce, Medjugorje, Travnik, Tuzla, Visoko, Zenica and other cities in Bosnia and Herzegovina.