Travel from Frankfurt-am-Main to Basel

Train, bus or fly from Frankfurt am Main to Basel?

German Railways (DB) operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Basel every 2 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Basel via Freiburg and Basel EuroAirport in around 5 h 40 min.

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How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Basel

ModeDurationPrice
From Frankfurt(Main)Hbf train to Basel Bad Bf.2 h 44 min85€
From Frankfurt(Main)Hbf train to Mulhouse Ville then train to Basel St Johann.3 h 58 min69€
From Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station bus to Freiburg, bus to Basel EuroAirport, then line 50 bus to Basel, Brausebad.5 h 40 min32€
From Frankfurt(Main)Süd night train to Basel SBB Station.3 h 18 min31€
From Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station night bus to Basel, Basel central station.5 h 35 min28€
From Frankfurt rideshare to Basel.4 h 5 min21€
From Frankfurt am Main drive to Basel.2 h 55 min42€
From Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache train to Frankfurt airport, fly to Basel airport, then line 50 bus to Basel.2 h 12 min110€
From Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache train to Frankfurt airport, fly to Zurich airport, train to Zürich HB, then train to Basel.3 h 31 min171€

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt am Main to Basel?

The train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel Bad Bf takes 2 h 44 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt am Main and Basel?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Basel Bad Bf. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

Is there a direct bus between Frankfurt am Main and Basel?

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Basel, Basel central station. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

Operators from Frankfurt am Main to Basel

OperatorPhoneWebsite
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
TGV0033 892 353535TGV
French Railways (SNCF)+33 9 70 60 99 70French Railways (SNCF)
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
BVBBVB
Nightjet+43 51717Nightjet
BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
S-BahnS-Bahn
LufthansaLufthansa
SwissSwiss
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)