There are 3 ways to get from Basel Airport (BSL) to Solothurn by train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 26 train, line 5 train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from St-Louis-la-Chaussee to Basel SBB
  2. Take the line 26 train from Basel SBB to Olten 26 / ...
  3. Take the line 5 train from Olten to Solothurn 5 / ...

$40 - $70

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Moutier 51
  2. Take the train from Moutier to Solothurn West 64-Y

$32 - $57

1 alternative option

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Basel Airport (BSL) to Solothurn 47.9 miles

$10 - $15

What companies run services between Basel Airport (BSL), France and Solothurn, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Basel Airport (BSL) to Solothurn via Basel SBB and Olten in around 1 h 29 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St-Louis-la-Chaussee to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Olten
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Solothurn
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Moutier
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Moutier to Solothurn West
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Basel Airport (BSL) to Solothurn?

The distance between Basel Airport (BSL) and Solothurn is 44 km. The road distance is 77 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Basel Airport (BSL) to Solothurn?

The cheapest way to get from Basel Airport (BSL) to Solothurn is to drive which costs 8€ - 12€ and takes 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Basel Airport (BSL) to Solothurn?

The quickest way to get from Basel Airport (BSL) to Solothurn is to drive which takes 50 min and costs 8€ - 12€.

Is there a direct train between Basel Airport (BSL) and Solothurn?

No, there is no direct train from Basel Airport (BSL) to Solothurn. However, there are services departing from St-Louis-la-Chaussee and arriving at Solothurn via Basel SBB and Olten. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

How long does it take to get from Basel Airport (BSL) to Solothurn?

It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Basel Airport (BSL) to Solothurn, including transfers.