There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Solothurn by train, taxi or car
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What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Solothurn, Switzerland?
You can take a train from Basel to Solothurn via Olten in around 1 h 6 min.
Train from Basel SBB to Olten
- Ave. Duration
- 24 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $18 - $35
- Schedules at
Train from Olten to Solothurn
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Basel and Solothurn is 39 km. The road distance is 70 km.
The cheapest way to get from Basel to Solothurn is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 14 and takes 46 min.
The quickest way to get from Basel to Solothurn is to taxi which takes 46 min and costs SFr 300 - SFr 370.
No, there is no direct train from Basel to Solothurn. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Solothurn via Olten. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 6 min.
It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from Basel to Solothurn, including transfers.