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There are 6 ways to get from Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the train from Chiasso to Basel SBB Ec / ...

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Bus  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Chiasso to Basel

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Train via Arth  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the train from Chiasso to Arth-Goldau Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Basel SBB Ir26 / ...

Bus via Como  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Como to Basel SBB 1524

Drive  •  3h 7m

  1. Drive from Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée 296 km

Train, fly  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T2
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Basel (BSL) MXP - BSL

Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée by train

The train journey time between Chiasso and St-Louis-la-Chaussée is around 5h 34m and covers a distance of around 287 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 54m. The fastest train normally takes 3h 49m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), the Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée train service departs from Chiasso and arrives in St Louis La Chaussee. Typically 22 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
3h 40m
Layover time:
1h 54m
Total time:
5h 34m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
3h 49m
Train distance:
287 km
Trains per week:
22
Cheapest price:
€88
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:30
Last train departs at:
11:24

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée is to bus which costs SFr 20 - SFr 30 and takes 7h 24m.

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The fastest way to get from Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée is to drive which takes 3h 7m and costs SFr 35 - SFr 55.

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No, there is no direct train from Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée. However, there are services departing from Chiasso and arriving at St Louis La Chaussee via Basel Sbb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 20m.

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The distance between Chiasso and St-Louis-la-Chaussée is 228 km. The road distance is 296 km.

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The best way to get from Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée without a car is to train which takes 4h 20m and costs SFr 95 - SFr 180.

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It takes approximately 4h 20m to get from Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée, including transfers.

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Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Chiasso station.

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The best way to get from Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée is to train which takes 4h 20m and costs SFr 95 - SFr 180. Alternatively, you can bus via Como, which costs SFr 22 - SFr 70 and takes 5h 51m.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Basel Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Basel SBB station.

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Map of how to get from Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée.
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  • Distance: 228.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 20m

What companies run services between Chiasso, Switzerland and St-Louis-la-Chaussée, France?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Chiasso to Basel SBB every 4 hours. Tickets cost €75 - €140 and the journey takes 3h 32m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Como to Basel SBB once daily. Tickets cost €16 - €20 and the journey takes 4h 25m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Olbia
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Catania
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€85 - €220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Brindisi
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€85 - €220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€85 - €220
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€20 - €150
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Palermo
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€23 - €160
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €260
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€120 - €180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Basel via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€19 - €110
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Chiasso to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€75 - €140
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chiasso to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Arth-Goldau to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T2
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€22 - €40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Chiasso to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €100
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€40 - €55
1st Class
€70 - €100
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from Arth-Goldau to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €6
Website
Trenord
Bus operators
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Como to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Yes, the driving distance between Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée is 296 km. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Chiasso to St-Louis-la-Chaussée.

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Brussels Airlines, British Airways, Ryanair and four other airlines offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Basel Airport.

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