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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Sargans 3 / ...

$61 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus, train, line 11 bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel City Center to Zurich
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Sargans 3 / ...
  3. Take the line 11 bus from Sargans, Bahnhof to Schaan, Zentrum 11

$42 - $78

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Schaan 124.3 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Liechtenstein is to drive which costs SFr 25 - SFr 40 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Liechtenstein is to drive which takes 2 h 2 min and costs SFr 25 - SFr 40.

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The distance between Basel and Liechtenstein is 156 km. The road distance is 199 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Basel to Liechtenstein, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Liechtenstein?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Schaan hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Sargans
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Sargans
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Sargans
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel City Center to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Swiss PostAuto

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