There are 5 ways to get from Basel to Dijon by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Dijon Ville Tgv

$50 - $60

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Night bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the night bus from Mulhouse to Dijon N759

$26 - $42

3 alternative options

Train via Mulhouse Ville  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mulhouse Ville 2-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Dijon Ville Tgv

$60 - $78

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel to Dijon

$26 - $31

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Dijon 158.6 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Dijon is to bus which costs SFr 25 - SFr 30 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Dijon is to train which costs SFr 45 - SFr 55 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel and arriving at Dijon. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Dijon Ville. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Basel and Dijon is 194 km. The road distance is 253.7 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Dijon without a car is to train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs SFr 45 - SFr 55.

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The train from Basel SBB to Dijon Ville takes 1 h 39 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Basel to Dijon bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Basel station.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Dijon.
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  • Distance: 121.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

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

TGV operates a train from Basel to Dijon twice a week. Tickets cost $50 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Basel to Dijon 3 times a week. Tickets cost $26 - $31 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Basel SBB to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Basel SBB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $17
1st Class
$22 - $29
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
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.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Dijon
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Book at
eurolines.ch
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Mulhouse to Dijon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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