There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Vals by 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Chur 3 / ...

$91 - $150

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel to Bellinzona
  2. Take the bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Splügen, Post 171

$64 - $87

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Vals 162.7 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Vals, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Vals hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basel to Vals via Bellinzona, Bellinzona, Piazza Orico, Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione, Bellinzona, Stazione, and Splügen, Post in around 8 h 11 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Chur
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Basel to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Splügen, Post
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Basel and Vals is 161 km. The road distance is 260 km.

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Vals is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 2 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Basel to Vals is to drive which takes 2 h 52 min and costs SFr 30 - SFr 50.

It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Basel to Vals, including transfers.