There are 8 ways to get from Basel to Monaco by plane, 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

Fly Basel to Nice  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Nice (NCE) BSL - NCE

$57 - $192

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Milan, Milan 107 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Nice - Airport Milan > Gênes > Nice - aéroport > Cannes > Aix-en-Provence > Marseille - Gare routière St-Charles > Avignon Centre > Nîmes > Montpellier > Narbonne > Carcassonne > Toulouse > Tarbes > Pau - Université > Bayonne > Saint-Sébastien > Hernani

$54 - $83

6 alternative options

Train to Strasbourg, fly to Nice  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Nice (NCE) SXB - NCE

$110 - $340

Train to Zurich, fly to Nice  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nice (NCE) ZRH - NCE

$116 - $337

Fly Basel to Monaco  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Monaco (MCM) BSL - MCM

$83 - $344

Train  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Monaco-Monte-Carlo Ec / ...

$119 - $227

Train, bus  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern 26 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lucerne to Nice

$103 - $199

Drive  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Monaco 407.9 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Monaco?

easyJet flies from Basel to Monaco twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Basel to Monaco via Milano Centrale in around 9 h 35 min.

Airlines
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Basel to Monaco via Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Basel to Monaco via Frankfurt, Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Basel to Monaco via Brussels, Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Basel to Monaco via Amsterdam, Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Basel to Monaco via Munich, Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Heli Securite
Website
helicopter-saint-tropez.com
Flights from Basel to Monaco via Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Basel to Monaco via Rome, Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Basel to Monaco via Bordeaux, Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Basel to Monaco via London Gatwick, Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Monaco Monte Carlo
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Monaco-Monte-Carlo
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lucerne to Nice
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Basel to Monaco?

The distance between Basel and Monaco is 426 km. The road distance is 653 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Basel to Monaco?

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Monaco is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 85 and takes 11 h 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Basel to Monaco?

The quickest way to get from Basel to Monaco is to fly which takes 4 h 12 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 190.

Is there a direct train between Basel and Monaco?

No, there is no direct train from Basel to Monaco. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Monaco-Monte-Carlo via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 35 min.

Is there a direct bus between Basel and Monaco?

No, there is no direct bus from Basel to Monaco. However, there are services departing from Basel, Basel central station and arriving at Monaco Place d’Armes via Milan and Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 14 min.

How long does it take to get from Basel to Monaco?

It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Basel to Monaco, including transfers.