There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Livigno 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  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Landquart 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Landquart to Zernez 33-Y / ...

$102 - $161

Cheapest option

Bus, train, line 815 bus  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel City Center to Zurich
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Landquart 3 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Landquart to Klosters Platz
  4. Take the train from Klosters Platz to Zernez 6-Y
  5. Take the line 815 bus from Zernez, staziun to Livigno, Centro 815

$81 - $130

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Livigno 221.9 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Livigno is to drive which costs SFr 50 - SFr 80 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Livigno is to drive which costs SFr 50 - SFr 80 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Basel and Livigno is 225 km. The road distance is 355.1 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to get from Basel to Livigno, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Livigno, Italy?

You can take a train from Basel to Livigno via Landquart, Zernez, and Zernez, staziun in around 5 h 54 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 Landquart
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Landquart
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Landquart to Zernez
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Schedules at
rhb.ch
Book at
rhb.ch
Train from Klosters Platz to Zernez
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
rhb.ch
Book at
rhb.ch
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
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Landquart to Klosters Platz
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Zernez, staziun to Livigno, Centro
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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