There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Villars-sur-Ollon by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne 1 / ...

$80 - $143

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel City Center to Lausanne Ouibus

$40 - $64

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Villars-sur-Ollon 133.4 miles

$27 - $40

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The distance between Basel and Villars-sur-Ollon is 146 km. The road distance is 213.4 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Villars-sur-Ollon without a car is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Basel to Villars-sur-Ollon, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Basel to Villars-sur-Ollon is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 57 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Villars-sur-Ollon is 213 km. It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to drive from Basel to Villars-sur-Ollon.

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There are 1589+ hotels available in Villars-sur-Ollon. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Villars-sur-Ollon.
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  • Distance: 91 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Basel to Villars-sur-Ollon via Bern, Lausanne, Aigle, and Aigle, gare in around 4 h 28 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Basel to Villars-sur-Ollon 3 times a week. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

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. 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 Bern
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus

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.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel City Center to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus

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