There are 4 ways to get from Basel to Colmar by train, bus, rideshare 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.

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Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$20 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Colmar N831 / ...

$3 - $7

2 alternative options

Rideshare  •  58 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Basel to Colmar 39.7 miles

$5 - $8

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Colmar 40.1 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Colmar is to bus which costs SFr 3 - SFr 7 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Colmar is to drive which costs SFr 8 - SFr 12 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between Basel and Colmar is 60 km. The road distance is 64.2 km.

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The train from Basel SBB to Colmar takes 44 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel, Basel central station station and arriving at Colmar. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Colmar. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Colmar.
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  • Distance: 37.6 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Colmar, France?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Colmar hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Basel to Colmar every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Colmar
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Colmar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Basel to Colmar
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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