There are 9 ways to get from Basel to Germany by plane, train, subway, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly Basel to Frankfurt  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Frankfurt (FRA) BSL - FRA

$86 - $293

Cheapest option

Fly Basel to Hamburg  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Hamburg (HAM) BSL - HAM

$49 - $244

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Train to Zurich, fly to Stuttgart  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Stuttgart (STR) ZRH - STR

$86 - $278

Fly Basel to Munich, subway  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Munich (MUC) BSL - MUC
  2. Take the subway from München Nordfriedhof to München Marienplatz

$77 - $260

Fly Basel to Dusseldorf  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BSL - DUS

$54 - $216

Train  •  7 h 18 min

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

$175 - $256

Train Russian Railways  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Berlin Hbf (tief) En

$111 - $158

Bus  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Freiburg N99 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 015

$52 - $90

Drive  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Berlin 543.8 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Germany is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 90 and takes 13 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Germany is to fly which costs SFr 85 - SFr 300 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The distance between Basel and Germany is 443 km. The road distance is 870.1 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Basel to Germany, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel station to Germany. However, there are services departing from Basel, Basel central station and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Freiburg, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Germany. However, there are services departing from Basel Bad Bf and arriving at S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 18 min.

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There are 230+ hotels available in Germany. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Basel to Germany bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai) station.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Germany.
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  • Distance: 276.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Germany?

Lufthansa flies from Basel to Frankfurt am Main 5 times a day. Alternatively, 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 10 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Basel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Basel to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Basel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Basel to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $460
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Basel to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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 Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Nordfriedhof to München Marienplatz
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.de
Russian Railways
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
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 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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