There are 11 ways to get from Basel to Berlin by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Berlin Hbf Ic / ...

$170 - $260

Cheapest option

Fly Basel to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) BSL - SXF

$35 - $172

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Train Deutsche Bahn  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$174 - $260

Bus  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Strasbourg Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Berlin

$101 - $150

Bus, night bus  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Freiburg N33 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Freiburg to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E N15

$52 - $97

Drive  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Berlin 543.8 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Basel to Berlin Tegel  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BSL - TXL

$65 - $278

Train to Zurich, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) ZRH - TXL

$83 - $261

Train to Zurich, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) ZRH - SXF

$73 - $345

Train, train to Stuttgart, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) STR - TXL

$111 - $262

Train to Berne, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern
  2. Fly from Berne (BRN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BRN - TXL

$147 - $683

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Berlin is to fly which costs SFr 35 - SFr 180 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Berlin is to fly which takes 4 h 17 min and costs SFr 35 - SFr 180.

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The distance between Basel and Berlin is 691 km. The road distance is 870 km.

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The train from Basel Bad Bf to Berlin Hbf takes 7 h 5 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Basel, Brausebad and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, Strasbourg, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel Bad Bf and arriving at Berlin Hbf. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Berlin, Germany?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Berlin every 4 hours. Tickets cost $170 - $260 and the journey takes 7 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basel to Berlin via Basel EuroAirport, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, Strasbourg, Strasbourg, Berlin, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB, and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf in around 12 h 56 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Stuttgart to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Basel to Berlin Schoenefeld via Venice
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Olbia
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Stuttgart to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Berne to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Basel to Berlin Tegel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $39
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Berlin
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Freiburg to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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