There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Vevey by train, bus or car
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Train • 2 h 36 min
$61 - $122
Bus, train • 4 h 18 min
$35 - $59
1 alternative option
Drive • 1 h 50 min
$23 - $35
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Basel to Vevey is to drive which costs SFr 23 - SFr 35 and takes 1 h 50 min.
The quickest way to get from Basel to Vevey is to drive which costs SFr 23 - SFr 35 and takes 1 h 50 min.
No, there is no direct train from Basel to Vevey. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Vevey via Bern and Fribourg/Freiburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.
The distance between Basel and Vevey is 134 km. The road distance is 180.9 km.
The best way to get from Basel to Vevey without a car is to train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 130.
It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Basel to Vevey, including transfers.
Basel to Vevey train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Basel SBB station.
Basel to Vevey train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Vevey station.
Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Vevey is 181 km. It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to drive from Basel to Vevey.
There are 969+ hotels available in Vevey. Prices start at $85 USD per night.
What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Vevey, Switzerland?
You can take a train from Basel to Vevey via Bern and Fribourg/Freiburg in around 2 h 36 min.
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.
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
- Ave. Duration
- 59 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $35 - $65
- Schedules at
Train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Vevey
As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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.
Bus from Basel City Center to Fribourg
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 55 min
- 3 times a week
- Estimated price
- $8 - $12
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