There are 6 ways to get from Basel to Rheinfelden by train, bus, ferry, rideshare, taxi or car

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Line 36 train  •  11 min

  1. Take the line 36 train from Basel SBB to Rheinfelden 36

$12 - $23

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  30 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Basel to Rheinfelden 13.6 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel SBB to Rheinfelden 27-Y / ...

$7 - $11

Ferry  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Basel Schifflände to Rheinfelden BPG 14-Y

$29 - $45

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basel to Rheinfelden 12.2 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Rheinfelden 12.2 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Rheinfelden is to rideshare which costs SFr 2 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Rheinfelden is to line 36 train which costs SFr 12 - SFr 23 and takes 11 min.

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The distance between Basel and Rheinfelden is 16 km. The road distance is 19.6 km.

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The line 36 train from Basel SBB to Rheinfelden takes 11 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Rheinfelden. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Rheinfelden. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Basel Schifflände and arriving at Rheinfelden BPG. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Rheinfelden.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Rheinfelden hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $23 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, Swiss PostAuto operates a bus from Basel to Rheinfelden once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 17 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Rheinfelden
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Rheinfelden, Rheinfelden
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Basel to Rheinfelden
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Ferry operators
Basler Personenschifffahrts
Phone
+41 (0) 61 639 95 00
Email
info@bpg.ch
Website
bpg.ch
Ferry from Basel Schifflände to Rheinfelden BPG
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
bpg.ch
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Basel to Rheinfelden
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Basel to Rheinfelden
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Mini Cab AG
Phone
+41 61 777 77 77
Website
mini-cab.ch
Taxi-Zentrale AG Basel
Phone
+41 61 222 22 22
Website
taxi-zentrale.ch
33er Taxi AG
Phone
+41 61 333 33 33
Website
33ertaxi.ch

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