SJJ Airport is located in the Sarajewo suburb of Butmir, is 6 km southwest of Sarajewo’s railway station, and is accessible from motorway E73. It is open daily 6am-10pm.
With one runway and 838,966 passengers in 2016 - but planned to handle one million passengers by year-end 2017 - Sarajevo International is hub to B&H Airlines, and is served by a number of international, regular and low-fare airlines offering direct flights to many European cities with connections around the globe. Seasonal charters take passengers to popular vacation destinations.
NOTE: Web check-in is now available up to 90 minutes before scheduled departure; passengers must be at the boarding gate at the specified time indicated on their boarding pass, presenting a printout of the boarding pass or receipt. Web check-ins may be restricted to onward flights on other carriers. MCI mobile check-in is also available.
The ground level has a Central Hall with a meeting point, snack bar, information desk, currency exchange, post office,
lost & fround, & a newsstand. The Arrivals Area on the ground level houses Customs and Passport control, a baggage claim area, baggage trolleys, duty-free shop & rental car counters. Raffeisen Bank service and ATM machine are nxt to the baggage belt.
The first level has a Waiting Hall with a transit desk, snack bar, fast-food area, restaurant, duty-free shop, Customs, Passport control and access to the gates.
'Termnal B' houses a VIP lounge with WiFi service and TV, a Business lounge (divided into smoking /non-smoking areas), and several ATMs of different banks.
Present and future Airport developments: Apron and runway reconstructions are ongoing during 2017. While the current terminal can accommodate up to one million passengers annually, it was decided late 2016 that the passenger terminal is to be expanded to cover 9,000 sq.meters of space and have 3 levels (including an underground level). Terminal work is to start 'later in 2017' and should be completed by year-end 2018.