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There are 5 ways to get from Basel to Madīnat ash Shamāl by train, plane, bus, taxi or car

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Train to Zurich, fly to Doha, bus, taxi  •  11h 29m

  1. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Zürich Hb
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Doha (DOH) ZRH - DOH
  3. Take the bus from Hamad International Airport to Al Khor Gardens
  4. Take a taxi from Al Khor Gardens to Madīnat ash Shamāl

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Fly Basel to Dammam, drive  •  17h 1m

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Dammam (DMM) BSL - DMM
  2. Drive from Dammam to Madīnat ash Shamāl

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Fly Basel to Doha, bus, taxi  •  12h 29m

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Doha (DOH) BSL - DOH
  2. Take the bus from Hamad International Airport to Al Khor Gardens
  3. Take a taxi from Al Khor Gardens to Madīnat ash Shamāl

Train, train to Geneva, fly to Doha, bus, taxi  •  13h 42m

  1. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Biel/Bienne
  2. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Genève-Aéroport
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Doha (DOH) GVA - DOH
  4. Take the bus from Hamad International Airport to Al Khor Gardens
  5. Take a taxi from Al Khor Gardens to Madīnat ash Shamāl

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Doha, bus, taxi  •  14h 51m

  1. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Mendrisio
  2. Take the train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Doha (DOH) MXP - DOH
  4. Take the bus from Hamad International Airport to Al Khor Gardens
  5. Take a taxi from Al Khor Gardens to Madīnat ash Shamāl

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Madīnat ash Shamāl is to fly and drive which costs SFr 100 - SFr 380 and takes 17h 1m.

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The fastest way to get from Basel to Madīnat ash Shamāl is to train and fly and bus and taxi which takes 11h 29m and costs SFr 170 - SFr 470.

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The distance between Basel and Madīnat ash Shamāl is 4727 km.

It takes approximately 11h 29m to get from Basel to Madīnat ash Shamāl, including transfers.

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Madīnat ash Shamāl is 1h ahead of Basel. It is currently 3:11 AM in Basel and 4:11 AM in Madīnat ash Shamāl.

There are two+ hotels available in Madīnat ash Shamāl. Prices start at $0 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Madīnat ash Shamāl.
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  • Distance: 4726.8 km
  • Duration: 11h 29m

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Madīnat ash Shamāl, Qatar?

There is no direct connection from Basel to Madīnat ash Shamāl. However, you can take the train to Zürich Hb, take the train to Zürich Flughafen, take the walk to Zurich airport, fly to Doha, take the walk to Hamad International Airport, take the bus to Al Khor Gardens, then take the taxi to Madīnat ash Shamāl. Alternatively, you can take the line 50 bus to Basel Euroairport, Abflug, take the walk to Basel airport, fly to Doha, take the walk to Hamad International Airport, take the bus to Al Khor Gardens, then take the taxi to Madīnat ash Shamāl.

Airlines
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Zurich to Doha
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Basel to Doha via Antalya
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Basel to Doha via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Doha
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Doha
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,900
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Doha via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Basel to Dammam via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Basel to Dammam via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Zurich to Doha via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Basel to Doha via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Basel to Dammam via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Doha via Amman
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,200
Flights from Geneva to Doha via Amman
Ave. Duration
10h 32m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Doha via Amman
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Zurich to Doha via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Doha via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Doha via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
10h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Ulendo Airlink
Website
flyulendo.com
Flights from Basel to Dammam via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Basel to Dammam via Dubai
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Doha via Manama
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
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
+41 848 44 66 88
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Sbb to Zürich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
https://www.sbb.ch/en
Train from Basel Sbb to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
https://www.sbb.ch/en
Train from Biel/Bienne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
https://www.sbb.ch/en
Train from Basel Sbb to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
https://www.sbb.ch/en
Train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T1
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
https://www.sbb.ch/en
Bus operators
Mowasalat Doha
Phone
+974 800 8294
Email
info@mowasalat.com
Website
mowasalat.com
Bus from Hamad International Airport to Al Khor Gardens
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $45
Schedules at
mowasalat.com
Other operators
Taxi from Al Khor Gardens to Madīnat ash Shamāl
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20

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