There are 8 ways to get from Basel to Versailles by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$110 - $124

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Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Paris, Paris N99 / ...

$40 - $69

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Train via Mulhouse Ville  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$111 - $134

Bus Eurolines CH  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel to Paris

$57 - $86

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Versailles 357.2 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Mulhouse to Paris Orly, train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Mulhouse (MLH) to Paris Orly (ORY) MLH - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Versailles-Chantiers

$85 - $342

Fly Basel to Paris CDG, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Paris CDG (CDG) BSL - CDG
  2. Take the train from St Michel Nd Rer C to VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles

$65 - $293

Train to Zurich, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Paris CDG (CDG) ZRH - CDG
  3. Take the train from St Michel Nd Rer C to VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles

$114 - $359

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Versailles is to bus which costs SFr 35 - SFr 70 and takes 9 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Versailles is to fly and train which costs SFr 80 - SFr 330 and takes 3 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Versailles. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Versailles Rive Droite via Paris Gare De Lyon and La Defense. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between Basel and Versailles is 426 km. The road distance is 571.5 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Versailles without a car is to train which takes 3 h 53 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 120.

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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Basel to Versailles, including transfers.

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Basel to Versailles train services, operated by TGV, depart from Basel SBB station.

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The best way to get from Basel to Versailles is to train which takes 3 h 53 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 55 - SFr 85 and takes 8 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Mulhouse Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Basel to Versailles train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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  • Distance: 266.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 53 min

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

TGV operates a train from Basel to Versailles once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Basel to Versailles 3 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $75 and the journey takes 6 h 57 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Mulhouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Basel SBB to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Versailles-Chantiers
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$12 - $19
Transilien
Website
transilien.com
Train from St Michel Nd Rer C to VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
transilien.com
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
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
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 Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Versailles is 571 km. It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to drive from Basel to Versailles.

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Air France offers flights from Mulhouse Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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There are 4694+ hotels available in Versailles. Prices start at $77 USD 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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