There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Rigi by bus, train or car
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What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Rigi, Schwyz, Switzerland?
Autolinee Ventre operates a bus from Basel to Rigi once a week. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Basel to Rigi via Arth-Goldau and Arth-Goldau RB in around 3 h 19 min.
Train from Basel Sbb to Arth-Goldau
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 42 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $29 - $40
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Basel to Rigi?
The distance between Basel and Rigi is 89 km. The road distance is 139 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Basel to Rigi?
The cheapest way to get from Basel to Rigi is to drive which costs SFr 17 - SFr 26 and takes 1 h 56 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Basel to Rigi?
The quickest way to get from Basel to Rigi is to drive which takes 1 h 56 min and costs SFr 17 - SFr 26.
Is there a direct train between Basel and Rigi?
No, there is no direct train from Basel to Rigi. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Rigi Kulm via Arth-Goldau RB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.
How long does it take to get from Basel to Rigi?
It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Basel to Rigi, including transfers.