There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Gruyères by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Bulle 139-Y

$59 - $107

Cheapest option

Bus, line 234 bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel City Centre to Berne
  2. Take the bus from Bern to Fribourg
  3. Take the line 234 bus from Fribourg, gare to Bulle, gare 234 / ...

$21 - $34

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Gruyères 99.5 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Gruyères is to drive which costs SFr 20 - SFr 30 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Gruyères is to drive which costs SFr 20 - SFr 30 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Basel and Gruyères is 115 km. The road distance is 159.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Basel to Gruyères, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel to Gruyères. However, there are services departing from Basel City Centre and arriving at Epagny, village via Bern, Fribourg, gare and Bulle, gare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Gruyères is 159 km. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Basel to Gruyères.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Gruyères.
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  • Distance: 71.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

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, you can take a bus from Basel to Gruyères via Berne, Bern, Fribourg, Fribourg, gare, and Bulle, gare in around 5 h 52 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Bulle
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel City Centre to Berne
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bern to Fribourg
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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