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

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Train  •  2h 32m

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg 3.Mse / ...
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarrebourg 1.Ny / ...

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Bus  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Basel SBB to Strasbourg 497 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Sarrebourg Tx1n / ...

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Drive  •  2h 7m

  1. Drive from Basel to Hattigny 180.9 km
Switzerland → France
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International entry into France from Switzerland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into France from Switzerland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Switzerland
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Comoros, Hong Kong, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Vanuatu and Vatican
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia and Switzerland
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia and Switzerland
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Afghanistan, Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Belarus, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, Eswatini, Georgia, Hong Kong, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Suriname, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Vatican and Zimbabwe
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from Afghanistan, Belarus, Botswana, Brazil, Costa Rica, Cuba, Eswatini, Georgia, Lesotho, Moldova, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, Pakistan, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, Suriname, Turkey, Ukraine and Zimbabwe
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Comoros, Hong Kong, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Vanuatu and Vatican
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in France

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Considerations leaving from Switzerland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Switzerland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hattigny is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Hattigny is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Hattigny is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Switzerland from France.

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Last updated: 6 Dec 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Hattigny is to drive which costs SFr 22 - SFr 35 and takes 2h 7m.

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The fastest way to get from Basel to Hattigny is to drive. Taking this option will cost SFr 22 - SFr 35 and takes 2h 7m.

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The distance between Basel and Hattigny is 128 km. The road distance is 180.9 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Hattigny without a car is to train which takes 2h 32m and costs SFr 100 - SFr 170.

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It takes approximately 2h 32m to get from Basel to Hattigny, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Basel to Hattigny is to train which takes 2h 32m and costs SFr 100 - SFr 170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 45 - SFr 85 and takes 5h 32m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Hattigny is 181 km. It takes approximately 2h 7m to drive from Basel to Hattigny.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Hattigny. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Hattigny.
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  • Distance: 127.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 32m

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

You can take a train from Basel to Hattigny via Strasbourg and Sarrebourg in around 2h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basel to Hattigny via Strasbourg, Etoile Bourse, Gare Centrale, Strasbourg, and Sarrebourg in around 5h 32m.

Train operators
Sncf
Website
navitia2-eng.fr-ne-open.prod.canaltp.fr
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
navitia2-eng.fr-ne-open.prod.canaltp.fr
Train from Strasbourg to Sarrebourg
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
navitia2-eng.fr-ne-open.prod.canaltp.fr
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Sarrebourg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€28 - €33
1st Class
€22 - €26
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Basel Meret Oppenheim Strasse SBB Station to Strasbourg Interscambio
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€18 - €25
Website
Marino Autolinee
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Basel Meret-Oppenheim-Strasse to Strasbourg Central Bus Station Place de l’Etoile
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Union Ivkoni
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse to Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
RegioJet

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