There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium by plane, tram, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly, line 14 tram  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  2. Take the line 14 tram from Basel, Bahnhof SBB to Basel, St. Jakob

$79 - $272

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe 017 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Basel, Basel central station 207 / ...

$24 - $37

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Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Basel Bad Bf Ice / ...

$74 - $112

Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Ice / ...

$64 - $123

Train, night train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the night train from Mannheim Hauptbahnhof to Basel SBB Station Nj 401

$47 - $67

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium 201.5 miles

$40 - $65

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Basel, St. Jakob via Karlsruhe and Basel, Margarethen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and St. Jakob Stadium is 288 km. The road distance is 322.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium without a car is to train which takes 3 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium is to train which takes 3 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Basel, Basel central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium is 322 km. It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium.
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  • Distance: 179.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and St. Jakob Stadium, Switzerland?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to St. Jakob Stadium via Karlsruhe, Basel, Basel central station, Basel, Margarethen, and Basel, St. Jakob in around 6 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Train operators
BVB
Website
bvb.ch
Tram from Basel, Bahnhof SBB to Basel, St. Jakob
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
bvb.ch
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.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
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Mannheim Hauptbahnhof to Basel SBB Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
nightjet.com
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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