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Sarajevo Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Sarajevo Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the names of some airport hotels in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

Staff are very friendly (and speak foreign languages - mainly English, but also German, French, Spanish...) -a traveller

The terminal closes at night. It is not possible to stay inside and you will be asked to leave

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Sarajevo International Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small single-terminal international airport with friendly multilingual staff, clean facilities, comfortable seating and a variety of shopping and dining options
  • Frequent flight delays due to fog
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • The airport closes at night, so it is not possible to sleep in the airport overnight. Make alternative arrangements.
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

Good to Know

  • Economy class passengers can pay to enter the airport’s first class lounge. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

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Sarajevo Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there are lounges that you can enter by paying at the door. Visit the individual lounge page for more details (ie. facilities, hours, pass and membership information):

  • Business Lounge (No. 1035) - Location: Terminal B, Airside, first floor. Hours: 5:00AM - 10:00PM (Daily). Lounge Access: Pay at the Door (€30)
  • Business Lounge (No. 1043) - Location: Terminal B, Airside, first floor. Hours: 5:00AM - 10:00PM (Daily). Lounge Access: Pay at the Door (€30)  •  Priority Pass.
  • Business Lounge (No. 1044) - Location: Terminal B, Airside, first floor. Hours: 5:00AM - 10:00PM (Daily). Lounge Access: Pay at the Door (€30)  •  Priority Pass.
  • VIP Lounge - Location: Terminal B, first floor, airside. Hours: 5:00AM - 10:00PM. Lounge Access: Pay at the door (51€+VAT for 30 minutes).

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Airport WiFi / Internet

WiFi is available at Sarajevo Airport. Internet Kiosks are available in the Main terminal. Vouchers for both can be purchased in the restaurants.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Sarajevo Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Hotel Octagon - (3 minute walk from the airport) Located only 100m from the airport.
  • Hotel Suljovic - (2 min ride from the airport) Airport transfers available.
  • Motel Europa - (3 min ride from the airport) Airport transfers available.

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Sarajevo Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • ATMs / Cash Machines - There are five ATMs in terminal B and an additional ATM machine next to the baggage claim.
  • Baggage Trolleys - Yes, available at 2 locations. Fees: Not known.
  • Car Rentals - Avis • Budget • Europcar • Dollar • Hertz • Thrifty and more.
  • Currency Exchange - Yes, available, in the centre hall, Ground Floor.
  • Duty Free & Shopping - Yes, Duty Free is available.
  • Food & Drinks - At the time of this update, there were no 24-hour food concessions. Food options include: Fast Food (Terminal B, first floor) • Snack Bar (Terminal B, first floor) • Refreshment Bar (Terminal B, ground floor) • Restaurant Bar (old Terminal, first floor)
  • Information Desk - Yes, available in the centre hall, Ground Floor.
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Not available.
  • Mobile Charging - At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.
  • Post Office - Yes. Location: unknown. Hours: 9:00AM - 5:00PM (Mon-Fri).
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Showers - Not available.

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Airport Hours

According to an August 2016 review, the airport is closed from approx. 10:30PM/11:30PM until 5:00AM.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Taxis are available next to the Terminal B.

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Last Updated: 10 November 2017

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us .