There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Château-d'Œx by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Bern N122 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bern to Montreux K288 / ...

SFr 317 - SFr 403

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Train, line 120 train  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Spiez 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Spiez to Zweisimmen
  3. Take the line 120 train from Zweisimmen to Château-d'Oex 120 / ...

Drive  •  2h 1m

  1. Drive from Basel to Château-d'Œx 183.3 km

SFr 23 - SFr 35

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Château-d'Œx is to drive which costs SFr 23 - SFr 35 and takes 2h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Château-d'Œx is to drive which costs SFr 23 - SFr 35 and takes 2h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Château-d'Œx. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Château-d'Oex via Spiez and Zweisimmen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between Basel and Château-d'Œx is 125 km. The road distance is 183.3 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Château-d'Œx without a car is to bus which takes 4h 32m and costs SFr 310 - SFr 410.

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It takes approximately 4h 32m to get from Basel to Château-d'Œx, including transfers.

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Basel to Château-d'Œx 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 to Château-d'Œx is to bus which takes 4h 32m and costs SFr 310 - SFr 410. Alternatively, you can train and line 120 train, which costs and takes 4h 25m.

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Basel to Château-d'Œx train services, operated by MOB, arrive at Château-d'Oex station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Château-d'Œx is 183 km. It takes approximately 2h 1m to drive from Basel to Château-d'Œx.

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  • Distance: 125.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 32m

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Château-d'Œx, Switzerland?

You can take a bus from Basel to Château-d'Œx via Bern and Montreux in around 4h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Basel to Château-d'Œx via Spiez and Zweisimmen in around 4h 25m.

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 Basel SBB to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Sbb to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 29
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Spiez to Zweisimmen
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 27
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
MOB
Phone
+41 21 989 81 90
Website
mob.ch
Train from Zweisimmen to Château-d'Oex
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
MOB
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
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, Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bern to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld to Chailly-Montreux, Chailly P+R
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 12
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Eurolines FR

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