There are 4 ways to get from Basel to Liestal by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 27 train  •  9 min

  1. Take the line 27 train from Basel SBB to Liestal 27 / ...

$11 - $21

Cheapest option

Line 81 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Basel, Aeschenplatz to Liestal, Kantonsspital 81

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basel to Liestal 11.6 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Liestal 11.6 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Liestal is to drive which costs SFr 2 - SFr 4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Liestal is to line 27 train which costs SFr 11 - SFr 21 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Basel and Liestal is 15 km. The road distance is 18.5 km.

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The line 27 train from Basel SBB to Liestal takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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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.

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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.

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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 $11 - $21 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, Swiss PostAuto operates a bus from Basel to Liestal hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Liestal
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Basel, Aeschenplatz to Liestal, Kantonsspital
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Basel to Liestal
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Mini Cab AG
Phone
+41 61 777 77 77
Website
mini-cab.ch
Taxi-Zentrale AG Basel
Phone
+41 61 222 22 22
Website
taxi-zentrale.ch
33er Taxi AG
Phone
+41 61 333 33 33
Website
33ertaxi.ch

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