Travel from Basel to Montreux

Bus or train from Basel to Montreux?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Montreux every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $35 - $70 and the journey takes 57 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Basel to Montreux 6 times a week. Tickets cost $12 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Basel to Montreux

From Basel SBB train to Bern, train to Lausanne, then train to Montreux. 2 h 55 min SFr 124. From Basel, Basel central station bus to Lausanne, Parc Vélodrome, line 1 bus to Lausanne, then train to Montreux. 3 h 49 min SFr 49. From Basel SBB train to Spiez, train to Zweisimmen, then train to Montreux. 5 h 29 min. From Basel drive to Montreux. 1 h 54 min SFr 28. From Basel SBB train to Zürich HB, train to Zurich airport, fly to Geneva airport, then train to Montreux. 4 h 34 min SFr 192.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Basel to Montreux.
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