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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Ire
  2. Ic / ...

$65 - $98

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. 322 / ...
  2. 101 / ...

$13 - $23

2 alternative options

Night bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. N101

$19 - $35

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. 130.4 miles

$27 - $40

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Tübingen, Germany?

You can take a train from Basel to Tübingen via Singen(Hohentwiel) and Horb in around 3 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basel to Tübingen via Freiburg in around 4 h 45 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Horb
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Tübingen
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Basel, Basel central station to Tübingen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Basel and Tübingen is 154 km. The road distance is 209 km.

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Tübingen is to bus which costs SFr 13 - SFr 23 and takes 4 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Basel to Tübingen is to drive which takes 2 h 24 min and costs SFr 27 - SFr 40.

No, there is no direct train from Basel to Tübingen. However, there are services departing from Basel Bad Bf and arriving at Tübingen Hbf via Singen(Hohentwiel) and Horb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Basel, Basel central station and arriving at Tübingen. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Basel to Tübingen, including transfers.