There are 8 ways to get from Basel to Dornach by train, tram, bus, taxi, car, rideshare, towncar or foot
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Questions & Answers
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel, Bachgraben and arriving at Dornach, Bahnhof. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Dornach-Arlesheim. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.
The distance between Basel and Dornach is 9 km. The road distance is 12.9 km.
The best way to get from Basel to Dornach without a car is to line 3 train which takes 8 min and costs .
The line 3 train from Basel SBB to Dornach-Arlesheim takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Basel to Dornach bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, depart from Basel, Bachgraben station.
Basel to Dornach train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Basel SBB station.
The best way to get from Basel to Dornach is to line 3 train which takes 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 64 bus, which costs and takes 39 min.
Basel to Dornach bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Dornach, Bahnhof station.
Basel to Dornach train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Dornach-Arlesheim station.
What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Dornach, Switzerland?
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Dornach every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, Swiss PostAuto operates a bus from Basel to Dornach every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 39 min.
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.
Train from Basel SBB to Dornach-Arlesheim
Bus from Basel, Bachgraben to Dornach, Bahnhof
- Ave. Duration
- 39 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $7 - $11
- Schedules at
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- Ave. Duration
- 17 h 52 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
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More Questions & Answers
Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Dornach is 13 km. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Basel to Dornach.
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