There are 7 ways to get from Basel to Sanremo by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Sanremo Ec / ...

$134 - $212

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Savona N508
  2. Take the bus from Savona to Sanremo

$37 - $59

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Liestal to Luzern 27 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lucerne to Torino - Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Turin, Torino to Sanremo 406

$61 - $102

Drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Sanremo 383.9 miles

$90 - $140

Fly from Basel, bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Nice (NCE) BSL - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Sanremo

$41 - $170

Train to Zurich, fly, bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nice (NCE) ZRH - NCE
  3. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Sanremo

$99 - $313

Train to Strasbourg, fly, bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Nice (NCE) SXB - NCE
  3. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Sanremo

$92 - $315

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Sanremo is to bus which costs SFr 35 - SFr 60 and takes 10 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Sanremo is to fly and bus which costs SFr 40 - SFr 170 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Basel and Sanremo is 416 km. The road distance is 614.3 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 33 min to get from Basel to Sanremo, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel station to Sanremo. However, there are services departing from Basel, Basel central station and arriving at Sanremo via Savona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Sanremo. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Sanremo via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Sanremo, Italy?

You can take a train from Basel to Sanremo via Milano Centrale in around 8 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basel to Sanremo via Savona in around 10 h 50 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Liestal to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Savona
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin, Torino to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nice, Nice to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Savona to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lucerne to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus

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