There are 3 ways to get from Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 36 / ...

$44 - $81

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Bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Zurich, Zurich Airport K188

$9 - $15

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Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH) 54.3 miles

$11 - $17

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH). However, there are services departing from Basel, Badischer Bahnhof and arriving at Zurich, Zurich Airport via Basel, Basel central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH). However, there are services departing from Basel Bad Bf and arriving at Zürich Flughafen via Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Basel Badischer Station and Zurich Airport (ZRH) is 73 km. The road distance is 86.9 km.

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The best way to get from Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH), including transfers.

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Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Basel, Basel central station.

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Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Basel SBB station.

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The best way to get from Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 27 min.

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Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Zurich, Zurich Airport station.

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Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Map of how to get from Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH).
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  • Distance: 45.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

What companies run services between Basel Badischer Station, Switzerland and Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH) twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

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Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Zurich, Zurich Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is 87 km. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Basel Badischer Station to Zurich Airport (ZRH).

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