There are 4 ways to get from Basel to Liestal by train, bus, taxi or car
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What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Liestal, Switzerland?
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Liestal every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, Swiss PostAuto operates a bus from Basel to Liestal hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 33 min.
Bus from Basel, Aeschenplatz to Liestal, Kantonsspital
- Ave. Duration
- 33 min
- Estimated price
- $8 - $12
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Basel to Liestal?
The distance between Basel and Liestal is 15 km. The road distance is 19 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Basel to Liestal?
The cheapest way to get from Basel to Liestal is to drive which costs SFr 2 - SFr 4 and takes 18 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Basel to Liestal?
The quickest way to get from Basel to Liestal is to line 27 train which takes 9 min and costs SFr 11 - SFr 21.
Is there a direct train between Basel and Liestal?
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Liestal. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.
Is there a direct bus between Basel and Liestal?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel, Aeschenplatz and arriving at Liestal, Kantonsspital. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.
How long does it take to get from Basel to Liestal?
The line 27 train from Basel SBB to Liestal takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.