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There are 2 ways to get from Basel to Mürren by train, bus or night bus

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Train  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost Ic61 / ...

SFr 24 - SFr 55

1 alternative option

Bus, night bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld RegioJet
  2. Take the night bus from Bern, Bahnhof to Interlaken West, Bahnhof M15

Basel → Mürren
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Mürren is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Mürren is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Mürren is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Mürren is to train which costs SFr 24 - SFr 55 and takes 3h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Mürren is to train which costs SFr 24 - SFr 55 and takes 3h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel to Mürren. However, there are services departing from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse and arriving at Stechelberg, Schilthornbahn via Bern, Neufeld P+R, Bern, Bahnhof, Interlaken West, Bahnhof and Lauterbrunnen, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 35m.

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The distance between Basel and Mürren is 114 km.

The best way to get from Basel to Mürren without a car is to train which takes 3h 7m and costs SFr 24 - SFr 55.

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It takes approximately 3h 7m to get from Basel to Mürren, including transfers.

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Basel to Mürren bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse station.

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Basel to Mürren bus services, operated by STI Bus AG, arrive at Interlaken West, Bahnhof station.

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There are 323+ hotels available in Mürren. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Mürren.
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  • Distance: 113.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 7m

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Mürren, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost hourly. Tickets cost SFr 50 - SFr 95 and the journey takes 2h. Two other operators also service this route.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 4 - SFr 6
Website
RegioJet
STI Bus AG
Phone
+41 33 225 13 13
Email
https://www.stibus.ch/kundenservice/Kontakt.php#wEmpty
Website
stibus.ch
Night bus from Bern, Bahnhof to Interlaken West, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
STI Bus AG

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