The cheapest times to fly from OMA to SJJ are

  • October 1st to April 15th (except the weeks of December 17th and April 2nd)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from OMA to SJJ is mid March. Prices can be as high as $2941 for Saturday flights during late May, or as low as $1188 for Tuesday flights around mid March.


When to Fly to Sarajevo

Flying from Omaha, NE (OMA) to Sarajevo (SJJ) will usually cost between $1365 to $2435 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid March with an average ticket price of $1402. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $2334. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $933 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1538 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OMA to SJJ flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the OMA to SJJ route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

OMA to SJJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OMA to SJJ flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Omaha. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Sarajevo, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Omaha. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $119 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1612. Return trip prices are from the SJJ to OMA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from OMA to SJJ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 29 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from OMA to SJJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Beograd Airport (BEG) in Belgrade

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from SJJ
  • Usually 24.84% less expensive than SJJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See OMA to BEG flights

Destination alternative #2: Dubrovnik Airport (DBV) in Dubrovnik

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from SJJ
  • Usually 4.49% less expensive than SJJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See OMA to DBV flights


Flight Hacking OMA to SJJ

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from OMA to SJJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (OMA > LGA > SJJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $965
  • Average savings: $574 (37.29%)

See OMA to LGA flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (OMA > EWR > SJJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1016
  • Average savings: $522 (33.94%)

See OMA to EWR flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (OMA > ORD > SJJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1034
  • Average savings: $504 (32.77%)

See OMA to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from OMA to SJJ? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sarajevo Airport to Eppley Airfield Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5280 miles or 8497 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from OMA to SJJ?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OMA to SJJ flight is about 10 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Omaha, NE and Sarajevo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from OMA to SJJ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeOMA
Origination airport nameEppley Airfield Airport
CityOmaha, NE
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSJJ
Destination airport nameSarajevo Airport
CountryBosnia and Herzegovina


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