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There are 6 ways to get from Basel-Landschaft to Brussels by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Basel  •  3h 55m

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Brussels (BRU) BSL - BRU

102€ - 267€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Basel SBB to Brussels-North train station N506

30€ - 38€

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Train to Zurich, fly  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the train from Olten to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Brussels (BRU) ZRH - BRU

106€ - 254€

Train  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg Ter
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Tgv

152€ - 233€

Train via Troisdorf  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Siegburg/Bonn Ice
  2. Take the train from Siegburg/Bonn to Bruxelles-Nord Ice

128€ - 189€

Drive  •  5h 23m

  1. Drive from Allschwil to Brussels 541.3 km

55€ - 85€

Switzerland → Belgium
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International entry into Belgium from Switzerland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Belgium, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Belgium from Switzerland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
This applies to arrivals from Switzerland
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
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Rules to follow in Belgium

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Belgium from Switzerland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Brussels is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Brussels is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Brussels is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Switzerland from Belgium.

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Last updated: 9 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel-Landschaft to Brussels is to bus which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 9h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Basel-Landschaft to Brussels is to fly which costs SFr 110 - SFr 300 and takes 3h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel-Landschaft to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Allschwil, Gartenstrasse and arriving at Brussels-North train station via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel-Landschaft to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Allschwil, Dorf and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi via Basel Sbb and Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 22m.

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The distance between Basel-Landschaft and Brussels is 443 km. The road distance is 541.3 km.

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The best way to get from Basel-Landschaft to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 7h 22m and costs SFr 160 - SFr 260.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Basel-Landschaft to Brussels, including transfers.

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Basel-Landschaft to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Basel SBB station.

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Basel-Landschaft to Brussels 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-Landschaft to Brussels is to fly which takes 3h 55m and costs SFr 110 - SFr 300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 160 - SFr 260 and takes 7h 22m, you could also bus, which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 9h 3m.

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Map of how to get from Basel-Landschaft to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 442.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 55m

What companies run services between Basel-Landschaft, Switzerland and Brussels, Belgium?

Brussels Airlines and KLM fly from Allschwil to Brussels twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Allschwil to Brussels via Basel, Heuwaage, Basel Sbb, and Strasbourg in around 7h 22m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 420€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 420€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 390€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 420€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 390€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 420€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 650€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 410€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 45€
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Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel SBB to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
28€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Basel-Landschaft to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels-North train station.

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Basel-Landschaft to Brussels train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel-Landschaft to Brussels is 541 km. It takes approximately 5h 23m to drive from Basel-Landschaft to Brussels.

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Brussels Airlines and KLM offer flights from Basel Airport to Brussels Airport.

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