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There are 6 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP) by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, night bus, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly to Basel  •  1h 35m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Basel (BSL) BRS - BSL

€65 - €220

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Bus, night bus  •  20h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
  3. Take the night bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Basel Euroairport FR

€52 - €68

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Fly to Zurich, train  •  5h

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Zurich (ZRH) BRS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb

€60 - €194

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  14h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Lille
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Strasbourg Tgv
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Saint-Louis Ter

€136 - €203

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10h 41m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP)

€267 - €322

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 49m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP)

€132 - €202

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  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP) is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP) is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP) is to bus and night bus which costs £45 - £60 and takes 20h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP) is to fly which costs £55 - £190 and takes 1h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP). However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Basel Euroairport FR via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, London, Victoria Green Line Station and Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 54m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP) is 850 km.

The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP) without a car is to bus and bus and ferry and train which takes 14h 44m and costs £110 - £180.

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It takes approximately 1h 35m to fly from Bristol (BRS) to Basel (BSL), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Basel Euroairport FR station.

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EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP) is 1h ahead of Bristol Airport (BRS). It is currently 5:31 AM in Bristol Airport (BRS) and 6:31 AM in EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP).

Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP).
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  • Distance: 850.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 35m

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP), France?

easyJet and KLM fly from Bristol Airport (BRS) to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport (EAP) once daily.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €850
Flights from Bristol to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bristol to Zurich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €370
Flights from Bristol to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€65 - €240
Flights from Bristol to Zurich via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€25 - €120
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bristol to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €450
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Bristol to Zurich via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€25 - €120
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€29 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Strasbourg to Saint-Louis
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €35
1st Class
€24 - €29
Train from Lille Europe to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€95 - €130
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€95 - €110
1st Class
€100 - €130
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to St Louis
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€17 - €25
Rail 1st Class
€26 - €40
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
National Express
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Basel Euroairport FR
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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easyJet and KLM offer flights from Bristol Airport to Basel Airport.

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