There are 7 ways to get from Basel to Turin by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Rho-Fiera Milano Ec
  2. Take the train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Torino Porta Susa Fr / ...

110€ - 232€

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Bus  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Milan, Milan N836 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Turin, Turin N528 / ...

24€ - 44€

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Train, bus  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Sursee 27
  2. Take the bus from Lucerne to Torino - Bus station Frankfurt > Mannheim > Karlsruhe > Stuttgart - Airport > Singen > Winterthur > Zürich > Lucerne > Milan > Torino - Bus station

56€ - 81€

Night bus  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the night bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Turin, Turin N474

25€ - 31€

Drive  •  4h 32m

  1. Drive from Basel to Turin 415.1 km

55€ - 85€

Fly Basel to Turin  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Turin (TRN) BSL - TRN

74€ - 295€

Train to Zurich, fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP
  3. Take the train from Novara to Torino Porta Susa

105€ - 360€

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Turin is to night bus which costs SFr 26 - SFr 35 and takes 7h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Turin is to drive which costs SFr 60 - SFr 90 and takes 4h 32m.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Basel, Basel SBB and arriving at Turin, Turin. This bus operates Tuesday. The journey takes approximately 7h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Turin. However, there are services departing from Basel Sbb and arriving at Torino Porta Susa via Rho-Fiera Milano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 6m.

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The distance between Basel and Turin is 277 km. The road distance is 415.1 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Turin without a car is to train which takes 5h 6m and costs SFr 110 - SFr 250.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Basel to Turin, including transfers.

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Basel to Turin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Basel, Basel SBB station.

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Basel to Turin 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 Turin is to train which takes 5h 6m and costs SFr 110 - SFr 250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 25 - SFr 50 and takes 6h 50m, you could also fly, which costs SFr 75 - SFr 320 and takes 6h 3m.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Turin.
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  • Distance: 276.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Turin, Italy?

You can take a train from Basel to Turin via Rho-Fiera Milano in around 5h 6m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basel to Turin via Milan, Milan in around 6h 50m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 370€
Flights from Basel to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 370€
Flights from Basel to Turin via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 370€
Flights from Basel to Turin via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 370€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 300€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Turin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 380€
Flights from Basel to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Turin via Naples
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
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 Sbb to Rho-Fiera Milano
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
100€ - 180€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Sursee
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
13€ - 18€
Base Standard
29€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Trenitalia

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 Rho-Fiera Milano to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 19€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
16€ - 19€
Train from Novara to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Novara to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Turin, Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Turin, Turin
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
25€ - 31€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Basel City Center to Milan
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
22€
Website
Marino Autolinee
Bus from Milan to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€
Website
Marino Autolinee
Bus from Lucerne to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
25€
Website
Marino Autolinee
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to Torino - Autostazione C.So Vittorio Emanuele 131
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Baltour
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Milano - Lampugnano to Torino
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Eurolines FR
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Milano to Torino
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Marozzi VT
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Blablabus
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Milano to Turin
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Torino
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it

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There is no direct flight from Basel Airport to Turin Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h and has one stopover.

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

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Basel to Turin train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Torino Porta Susa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Turin is 415 km. It takes approximately 4h 32m to drive from Basel to Turin.

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KLM, easyJet, Air France and two other airlines offer flights from Basel Airport to Turin Airport.

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Book your Basel to Turin train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

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

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There are 1725+ hotels available in Turin. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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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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