There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Riquewihr by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar
  2. Take the bus from Colmar Gare Sncf to Riquewihr Poste

$24 - $39

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Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Colmar 211
  2. Take the bus from Colmar Gare Sncf to Riquewihr Poste

$10 - $17

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Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Riquewihr 48.1 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Riquewihr is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 14 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Riquewihr is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 14 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel to Riquewihr. However, there are services departing from Basel, Brausebad and arriving at Riquewihr Poste via Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel and Colmar Gare Sncf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Basel and Riquewihr is 71 km. The road distance is 77 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Riquewihr without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 17 min and costs SFr 23 - SFr 40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Basel to Riquewihr, including transfers.

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

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Basel to Riquewihr bus services, operated by Conseil départemental du Haut-Rhin, arrive at Riquewihr Poste station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Riquewihr is 77 km. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Basel to Riquewihr.

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There are 1213+ hotels available in Riquewihr. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Riquewihr.
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  • Distance: 44.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Riquewihr, France?

You can take a bus from Basel to Riquewihr via Basel EuroAirport, Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel, Colmar, and Colmar Gare Sncf in around 3 h 50 min.

Train operators
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 Colmar
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Conseil départemental du Haut-Rhin
Phone
03 89 30 68 68
Website
haut-rhin.fr
Bus from Colmar Gare Sncf to Riquewihr Poste
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
haut-rhin.fr
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Colmar
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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