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There are 5 ways to get from Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée by train, bus, tram, car or foot

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Train

  1. Take the train from Basel St Johann to St Louis La Chaussee

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Kinderspital to Petite Camargue

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Tram, bus

  1. Take the tram from Pilgerstrasse to Gare
  2. Take the bus from Gare to Petite Camargue

Drive

  1. Drive from Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée

Walk

  1. Walk from Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée

Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée by train

The train journey time between Basel and St-Louis-la-Chaussée is around 5 min and covers a distance of around 5 km. The fastest train normally takes 4 min. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), the Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée train service departs from Basel St Johann and arrives in St Louis La Chaussee. Typically 133 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
5 min
Fastest train time:
4 min
Train distance:
5 km
Trains per week:
133
Cheapest price:
€8
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:13
Last train departs at:
22:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée train schedules

Switzerland → France
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International entry into France from Switzerland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into France from Switzerland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from Switzerland
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Cyprus, Greece, Netherlands and Portugal
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Cyprus, Greece, Netherlands and Portugal
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Andorra, Australia, Bahrain, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Comoros, Hong Kong, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, Vanuatu and Vatican
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Cyprus, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in France

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Considerations leaving from Switzerland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Switzerland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in St-Louis-la-Chaussée is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in St-Louis-la-Chaussée is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in St-Louis-la-Chaussée is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Switzerland from France.

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Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée is to drive which costs SFr 1 - SFr 2 and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée is to train which costs SFr 9 - SFr 17 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kinderspital and arriving at Petite Camargue. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel St Johann and arriving at St Louis La Chaussee. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between Basel and St-Louis-la-Chaussée is 7 km. The road distance is 8.5 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée without a car is to train which takes 6 min and costs SFr 9 - SFr 17.

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The train from Basel St Johann to St Louis La Chaussee takes 6 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée bus services, operated by Distribus, depart from Kinderspital station.

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Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Basel St Johann station.

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The best way to get from Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée is to train which takes 6 min and costs SFr 9 - SFr 17. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 2 - SFr 4 and takes 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée.
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  • Distance: 6.7 km
  • Duration: 6 min

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and St-Louis-la-Chaussée, France?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel St Johann to St Louis La Chaussee hourly. Tickets cost €8 - €16 and the journey takes 6 min. Alternatively, Distribus operates a bus from Kinderspital to Petite Camargue every 15 minutes, and the journey takes 23 min. Swiss PostAuto also services this route every 30 minutes.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel St Johann to St Louis La Chaussee
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €16
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Distribus
Phone
03-89-69-73-65
Email
distribus@l-k.fr
Website
distribus.com
Tram from Pilgerstrasse to Gare
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Distribus
Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe
Website
bvb.ch
Tram from Basel, Pilgerstrasse to St-Louis, Gare de Saint-Louis
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe
Bus operators
Distribus
Phone
03-89-69-73-65
Email
distribus@l-k.fr
Website
distribus.com
Bus from Kinderspital to Petite Camargue
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Distribus
Bus from Gare to Petite Camargue
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Distribus
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Basel, Kinderspital to St-Louis, Petite Camargue
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Bus from St-Louis, Gare to St-Louis, Petite Camargue
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB

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Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée bus services, operated by Distribus, arrive at Petite Camargue station.

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Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at St Louis La Chaussee station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée is 9 km. It takes approximately 8 min to drive from Basel to St-Louis-la-Chaussée.

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