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There are 12 ways to get from Basel to Stockholm by plane, train, night train, bus or car

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

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Fly Basel to Stockholm  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Stockholm (ARN) BSL - ARN

$125 - $346

Cheapest option

Bus  •  28 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Hanover N33
  2. Take the bus from Hanover to Stockholm 073

$106 - $177

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Train to Zurich, fly to Stockholm  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Stockholm (ARN) ZRH - ARN

$135 - $310

Fly Basel to Stockholm Bromma  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) BSL - BMA

$140 - $563

Train to Zurich, fly to Stockholm Bromma  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) ZRH - BMA

$210 - $477

Fly Basel to Norrkoping, train  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Norrkoping (NRK) BSL - NRK
  2. Take the train from Norrköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$217 - $1,048

Train, train to Stuttgart, fly to Stockholm  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Stockholm (ARN) STR - ARN

$187 - $354

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Stockholm  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stockholm (ARN) FRA - ARN

$182 - $345

Train  •  19 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  4. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  5. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$265 - $476

Train, night train  •  20 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ic
  3. Take the train from København H to Hässleholm Centralstation
  4. Take the train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$278 - $501

Train, drive  •  19 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Stockholm

$318 - $497

Drive  •  18 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Stockholm 1205.8 miles

$270 - $400

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Stockholm is to fly which costs SFr 120 - SFr 350 and takes 5 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Stockholm is to fly which costs SFr 120 - SFr 350 and takes 5 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel station to Stockholm. However, there are services departing from Basel, Basel central station and arriving at Stockholm via Hanover. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Stockholm station. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Stockholm Centralstation via Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, Hamburg Hbf, København H and Lund Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 29 min.

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The distance between Basel and Stockholm is 1478 km. The road distance is 1929.3 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Stockholm without a car is to train which takes 19 h 29 min and costs SFr 260 - SFr 480.

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Basel to Stockholm, including transfers.

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Basel to Stockholm bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Basel, Basel central station.

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Basel to Stockholm train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Basel SBB station.

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The best way to get from Basel to Stockholm is to fly which takes 5 h 26 min and costs SFr 120 - SFr 350. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 260 - SFr 480 and takes 19 h 29 min, you could also bus, which costs SFr 100 - SFr 180 and takes 28 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Stockholm.
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  • Distance: 923.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Stockholm, Sweden?

easyJet, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Basel to Stockholm hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Basel to Stockholm via Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, Hamburg Hbf, København H, and Lund Centralstation in around 19 h 29 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Basel to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Basel to Norrkoping via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Basel to Norrkoping via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Basel to Norrkoping via Berlin Tegel, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Basel to Norrkoping via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Stuttgart to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Basel to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Basel to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Stuttgart to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Stuttgart to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Basel to Stockholm via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Basel to Stockholm via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Stockholm via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Stockholm via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Stockholm Bromma via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm Bromma via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Stuttgart to Stockholm via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Stuttgart to Stockholm via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Stuttgart to Stockholm via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm Bromma via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm Bromma via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm Bromma via Frankfurt, Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Basel to Stockholm via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Stuttgart to Stockholm via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm Bromma via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm Bromma via Frankfurt, Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Basel to Norrkoping via Berlin Tegel, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Basel to Norrkoping via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to Stockholm via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Norrköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$17 - $24
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$28 - $40
2nd Class Refundable
$27 - $40
1st Class Refundable
$35 - $55
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Train from København H to Hässleholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$15 - $21
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$23 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$23 - $35
1st Class Refundable
$30 - $45
Train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$75 - $100
2nd Class Refundable
$75 - $110
1st Class Refundable
$100 - $150
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Norrköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$40 - $41
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Hässleholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
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, Basel central station to Hanover
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hanover to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Stockholm Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Basel to Stockholm bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stockholm station.

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Basel to Stockholm train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Stockholm is 1929 km. It takes approximately 18 h 8 min to drive from Basel to Stockholm.

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Air France, British Airways, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from Basel Airport to Stockholm Airport.

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Book your Basel to Stockholm bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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The best way to get from Basel to Basel Airport is to line 50 bus which takes 8 min and costs SFr 2 - SFr 4.

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