There are 4 ways to get from Basel to Strasbourg by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg

$30 - $45

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Strasbourg 108 / ...

$8 - $65

2 alternative options

Rideshare  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Basel to Strasbourg 86.6 miles

$10

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Strasbourg 85.7 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Strasbourg is to rideshare which costs SFr 10 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Strasbourg is to train which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel, Basel central station station and arriving at Strasbourg. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Strasbourg. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between Basel and Strasbourg is 115 km. The road distance is 137.2 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Strasbourg without a car is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs SFr 29 - SFr 45.

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The train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg takes 1 h 18 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Basel to Strasbourg 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 Strasbourg is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs SFr 29 - SFr 45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 8 - SFr 65 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Strasbourg.
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  • Distance: 71.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Strasbourg hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Basel to Strasbourg every 3 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Two other operators also service this route.

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 Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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.

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 Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Basel to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Basel to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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