There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Gruyères by train, bus or car
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What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Gruyères, Switzerland?
You can take a train from Basel to Gruyères via Bern, Bulle, and Bulle, gare in around 3 h 27 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Basel to Gruyères hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
- Ave. Duration
- 57 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $35 - $65
- Schedules at
Train from Bern to Bulle
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Basel and Gruyères is 115 km. The road distance is 159 km.
The cheapest way to get from Basel to Gruyères is to bus which costs SFr 10 - SFr 18 and takes 4 h 59 min.
The quickest way to get from Basel to Gruyères is to drive which takes 1 h 40 min and costs SFr 20 - SFr 30.
No, there is no direct bus from Basel to Gruyères. However, there are services departing from Basel City Center and arriving at Epagny, village via Fribourg and Bulle, gare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 59 min.
It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Basel to Gruyères, including transfers.