There are 7 ways to get from Lisbon to Basel by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Basel  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Basel (BSL) LIS - BSL

$75 - $318

6 alternative options

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Zurich (ZRH) LIS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB

$90 - $346

Train, bus  •  22 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
  2. Take the bus from Mealhada to Bordeaux
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Basel SBB Tgv

$334 - $457

Train  •  25 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Entroncamento
  2. Take the train from Entroncamento to Badajoz R
  3. Take the train from Badajoz to Madrid-Atocha Cercanías Tlg / ...
  4. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Avignon TGV Ave
  5. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Basel SBB Tgv

$321 - $442

Bus  •  36 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Estação do Oriente to Basel

$132 - $182

Night bus, bus  •  36 h 54 min

  1. Take the night bus from Lisboa Oriente to Caceres
  2. Take the bus from Caceres to Basel

$172 - $242

Drive  •  19 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Basel 1265.2 miles

$280 - $420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Basel is to fly which costs 60€ - 280€ and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Basel is to fly which costs 60€ - 280€ and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The distance between Lisbon and Basel is 1669 km. The road distance is 2024.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Lisbon to Basel, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Basel. However, there are services departing from Estação Sta. Apolónia and arriving at Basel via Lisboa Estação do Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Basel. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at Basel SBB via Entroncamento, Badajoz, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and Avignon TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Basel, Switzerland?

easyJet, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Lisbon to Basel hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lisbon to Basel via Entroncamento, Badajoz, Madrid-Atocha Cercanías, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Avignon TGV in around 25 h 14 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Nantes
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Porto
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lisbon to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Avignon TGV to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $250
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
Train from Entroncamento to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Bus operators
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Lisboa Estação do Oriente to Basel
Ave. Duration
35 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Caceres to Basel
Ave. Duration
29 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Book at
eurolines.ch

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