Travel from Basel to Innsbruck

Train, bus or fly from Basel to Innsbruck?

You can take a train from Basel to Innsbruck via Zürich HB in around 5 hours 24 minutes. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Basel to Innsbruck 6 times a week. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 5 hours 25 minutes.

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How to get from Basel to Innsbruck

ModeDurationPrice
From Basel SBB train to Zürich HB then train to Innsbruck Hbf.5 h 24 minSFr 131
From Basel, Basel central station bus to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße.5 h 25 minSFr 34
From Basel SBB train to St. Gallen then bus to Innsbruck.7 h 16 minSFr 125
From Basel drive to Innsbruck.3 h 58 minSFr 55
From Basel, Kannenfeldplatz line 50 bus to Basel airport, fly to Innsbruck airport, then taxi to Innsbruck.5 h 18 minSFr 246
From Basel, Kannenfeldplatz line 50 bus to Basel airport, fly to Munich airport, train to München Ost, then train to Innsbruck.5 h 56 minSFr 167
From Basel SBB train to Zürich HB, train to Zurich airport, fly to Munich airport, train to München Ost, then train to Innsbruck.5 h 49 minSFr 240

How long does it take to get from Basel to Innsbruck?

It takes approximately 5 hours 24 minutes to get from Basel to Innsbruck, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Basel and Innsbruck?

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 hours 24 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Basel and Innsbruck?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel, Basel central station and arriving at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße. Services depart six times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 hours 25 minutes.

Operators from Basel to Innsbruck

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
Eurolines CH0041 (0) 844 257 224Eurolines CH
BVBBVB
Austrian AirlinesAustrian Airlines
easyJeteasyJet
British AirwaysBritish Airways
LufthansaLufthansa
KLMKLM
Transavia HollandTransavia Holland
Sky Work AirlinesSky Work Airlines
EurowingsEurowings
NikiNiki
S-BahnS-Bahn
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
SwissSwiss