There are 2 ways to get from Chur to Basel by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Chur to Basel SBB 3 / ...

$65 - $120

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Chur to Basel 128.3 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Chur, Grisons, Switzerland and Basel, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Chur to Basel hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chur to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chur and Basel is 168 km. The road distance is 205 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chur to Basel is to drive which costs SFr 26 - SFr 40 and takes 2 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Chur to Basel is to drive which takes 2 h 7 min and costs SFr 26 - SFr 40.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chur and arriving at Basel SBB. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

The train from Chur to Basel SBB takes 2 h 18 min including transfers and departs hourly.