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There are 4 ways to get from Basel to Wasserfallen by bus, train, cable car, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 81 bus, line 70 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Basel, Aeschenplatz to Liestal, Bahnhof 81 / ...
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Liestal, Bahnhof to Reigoldswil, Gemeindezentrum 70

$43 - $59

Cheapest option

Line 3 train, line 70 bus, gondola  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 3 train from Basel SBB to Liestal 3 / ...
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Liestal, Bahnhof to Reigoldswil, Dorfplatz 70
  3. Take the gondola from Reigoldswil LRW to Wasserfallen

$25 - $44

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basel to Wasserfallen 22.2 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Wasserfallen 22.2 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Wasserfallen is to drive which costs SFr 4 - SFr 7 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Wasserfallen is to taxi which costs SFr 150 - SFr 190 and takes 41 min.

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The distance between Basel and Wasserfallen is 23 km. The road distance is 35.6 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Wasserfallen without a car is to line 81 bus and line 70 bus which takes 1 h 27 min and costs SFr 40 - SFr 60.

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It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Basel to Wasserfallen, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Wasserfallen is 36 km. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Basel to Wasserfallen.

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There are 354+ hotels available in Wasserfallen. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Wasserfallen.
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  • Distance: 14.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 27 min

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

You can take a bus from Basel to Wasserfallen via Liestal, Bahnhof and Reigoldswil, Gemeindezentrum in around 1 h 27 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 Liestal
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Cable car from Reigoldswil LRW to Wasserfallen
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Basel, Aeschenplatz to Liestal, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Liestal, Bahnhof to Reigoldswil, Gemeindezentrum
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Liestal, Bahnhof to Reigoldswil, Dorfplatz
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Basel to Wasserfallen
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Mini Cab AG
Phone
+41 61 777 77 77
Website
mini-cab.ch
Taxi-Zentrale AG Basel
Phone
+41 61 222 22 22
Website
taxi-zentrale.ch
33er Taxi AG
Phone
+41 61 333 33 33
Website
33ertaxi.ch

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