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There are 12 ways to get from Eindhoven to Basel by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo Intercity
  2. Take the train from Monchengladbach Hbf to Basel SBB ICE International

$109 - $176

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Basel  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Basel (BSL) AMS - BSL

$58 - $218

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Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Ice / ...

Train, bus  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Maastricht
  2. Take the bus from Liege to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Gare de Strasbourg to Gare de Basel-SBB

$97 - $167

Bus  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Basel N831

$70 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Eindhoven to Basel 387.2 miles

$90 - $140

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Basel  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Basel (BSL) BRU - BSL

$62 - $286

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zurich (ZRH) AMS - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB

$100 - $363

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Basel  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Basel (BSL) DUS - BSL

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  4. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Zurich  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Zurich (ZRH) DUS - ZRH
  4. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Zurich  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Zurich (ZRH) BRU - ZRH
  4. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB

$129 - $391

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The cheapest way to get from Eindhoven to Basel is to bus which costs 60€ - 80€ and takes 12 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Eindhoven to Basel is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 190€ and takes 4 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Eindhoven and arriving at Basel. Services depart four times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Eindhoven to Basel. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven and arriving at Basel SBB via Venlo and Monchengladbach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 32 min.

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The distance between Eindhoven and Basel is 457 km. The road distance is 619.6 km.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven to Basel without a car is to train which takes 7 h 32 min and costs 95€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to get from Eindhoven to Basel, including transfers.

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Eindhoven to Basel bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Eindhoven station.

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Eindhoven to Basel train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Eindhoven station.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven to Basel is to train which takes 7 h 32 min and costs 95€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60€ - 80€ and takes 12 h 9 min.

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  • Distance: 285.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 32 min

What companies run services between Eindhoven, Netherlands and Basel, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Eindhoven to Basel via Venlo and Monchengladbach Hbf in around 7 h 32 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Eindhoven to Basel 3 times a week. Tickets cost $70 - $90 and the journey takes 12 h 9 min. FlixBus also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
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Train from Eindhoven to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Breda
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Monchengladbach Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
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 Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Strasbourg to Gare de Basel-SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
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 Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Liege to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Eindhoven to Basel
Ave. Duration
12 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Eindhoven to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Eindhoven to Basel bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Basel station.

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Eindhoven to Basel train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Basel SBB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Eindhoven to Basel is 620 km. It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to drive from Eindhoven to Basel.

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KLM, easyJet and Lufthansa offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Basel Airport.

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