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There are 11 ways to get from Basel to Normandy by plane, train, bus, car train, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Basel to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to London Gatwick (LGW) BSL - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$47 - $240

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Fly Basel to London Heathrow, bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to London Heathrow (LHR) BSL - LHR
  2. Take the bus from Friary Bus Station to Normandy, Glaziers Lane

Train to Zurich, fly to London City, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London City (LCY) ZRH - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$130 - $425

Train to Zurich, fly to London Heathrow  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London Heathrow (LHR) ZRH - LHR

$113 - $323

Train to Zurich, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London Gatwick (LGW) ZRH - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$102 - $344

Fly Basel to London Luton, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to London Luton (LTN) BSL - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Redhill
  3. Take the train from Redhill to Ash

$70 - $205

Train via Strasbourg  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Marne la Vallée-Chessy Tgv
  3. Take the train from Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy to Ashford International Station
  4. Take the train from Ashford International to London Waterloo East
  5. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$216 - $412

Train  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Marne la Vallée-Chessy Tgv
  2. Take the train from Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy to London St. Pancras International 9057

$341 - $565

Train, Eurotunnel, drive  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  4. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  5. Drive from Folkestone to Normandy

$390 - $484

Bus  •  17 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Guildford

$54 - $84

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Normandy

$143 - $211

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Normandy is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 85 and takes 17 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Normandy is to fly and train which costs SFr 45 - SFr 240 and takes 5 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel to Normandy. However, there are services departing from Basel, Brausebad and arriving at Normandy, Glaziers Lane via Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel, Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière, London Victoria Coach Station, Guildford, Tesco and Friary Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Normandy. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Wanborough via Strasbourg, Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy, Ashford International, London Waterloo and Guildford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 37 min.

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The distance between Basel and Normandy is 724 km.

The best way to get from Basel to Normandy without a car is to train which takes 10 h 37 min and costs SFr 210 - SFr 420.

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Basel to Normandy, including transfers.

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Basel to Normandy bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel station.

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Basel to Normandy train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Basel SBB station.

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The best way to get from Basel to Normandy is to train which takes 10 h 37 min and costs SFr 210 - SFr 420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 50 - SFr 85 and takes 17 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Normandy.
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  • Distance: 452.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Normandy, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Basel to Normandy via Strasbourg, Marne la Vallée-Chessy, Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy, Ashford International Station, Ashford International, London Waterloo East, London Waterloo, and Guildford in around 10 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basel to Normandy via Basel EuroAirport, Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel, Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station, Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière, London, Victoria Green Line Station, London Victoria Coach Station, Guildford, Guildford, Tesco, and Friary Bus Station in around 17 h 57 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Basel to London Gatwick via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Zurich to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Basel to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Basel to London Luton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Zurich to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Zurich to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from Redhill to Ash
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Marne la Vallée-Chessy
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Marne la Vallée-Chessy
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy to Ashford International Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $210
Premier
$160 - $240
Train from Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $250
Premier
$190 - $290
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Friary Bus Station to Normandy, Glaziers Lane
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
regiojet.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Guildford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to London Gatwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Basel to Normandy bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Guildford station.

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Normandy is 1 h behind Basel. It is currently 9:56 AM in Basel and 8:56 AM in Normandy.

Basel to Normandy train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Guildford station.

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easyJet offers flights from Basel Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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There are 383+ hotels available in Normandy. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Basel to Basel Airport is to line 50 bus which takes 8 min and costs SFr 2 - SFr 4.

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