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Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße N391

$21 - $40

6 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf En / ...

$88 - $153

Train, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB Ec / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zürich to Innsbruck

$60 - $92

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Innsbruck 234.3 miles

$45 - $75

Fly Basel to Innsbruck  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Innsbruck (INN) BSL - INN

$200 - $775

Fly Basel to Munich, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Munich (MUC) BSL - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf

$106 - $307

Train to Zurich, fly to Munich, train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Munich (MUC) ZRH - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf

$164 - $440

Questions & Answers

The distance between Basel and Innsbruck is 289 km. The road distance is 375 km.

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Innsbruck is to bus which costs SFr 21 - SFr 40 and takes 5 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Basel to Innsbruck is to drive which takes 3 h 58 min and costs SFr 45 - SFr 75.

No, there is no direct train from Basel to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 41 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel, Basel central station and arriving at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

The bus from Basel, Basel central station to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße takes 5 h 25 min including transfers and departs once daily.

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Innsbruck, Austria?

FlixBus operates a bus from Basel to Innsbruck once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Basel to Innsbruck via Zürich HB in around 5 h 41 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Basel to Innsbruck via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
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 Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Basel to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
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 Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
cd.cz
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$42 - $43
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Book at
eurolines.ch

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