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Train  •  7h 38m

  1. Take the train from Morlaix to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Basel St. Johann Tgv

SFr 249 - SFr 406

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Bus  •  17h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Morlaix to Paris 1702 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Basel SBB N99

SFr 49 - SFr 79

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Train via Basel Sbb  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the train from Morlaix to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Basel Sbb Tgv

SFr 189 - SFr 246

Train, bus  •  19h 16m

  1. Take the train from Morlaix to Guingamp Tgv / ...
  2. Take the bus from Guingamp to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the bus from Paris to Basel SBB N99

SFr 57 - SFr 101

Drive  •  9h 50m

  1. Drive from Morlaix to Basel 1058 km

SFr 120 - SFr 190

Train to Brest, fly to Basel  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the train from Morlaix to Brest
  2. Fly from Brest (BES) to Basel (BSL) BES - BSL

SFr 86 - SFr 194

Train to Brest, fly to Zurich, train  •  9h 31m

  1. Take the train from Morlaix to Brest
  2. Fly from Brest (BES) to Zurich (ZRH) BES - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb

SFr 143 - SFr 334

Train to Rennes, fly to Basel  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the train from Morlaix to Rennes
  2. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Basel (BSL) RNS - BSL

SFr 128 - SFr 383

Train, train to Nantes, fly to Basel  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the train from Morlaix to Rennes
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  3. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Basel (BSL) NTE - BSL

SFr 126 - SFr 421

Train to Brest, fly to Lyon, train  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the train from Morlaix to Brest
  2. Fly from Brest (BES) to Lyon (LYS) BES - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Mulhouse Ville

SFr 204 - SFr 538

Morlaix to Basel by train, walk and subway

The journey time between Morlaix and Basel is around 8h 31m and covers a distance of around 1067 km. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 31m. Operated by TGV inOui, Paris Metro and Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), the Morlaix to Basel service departs from Morlaix and arrives in Basel St. Johann. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 31m
Fastest journey time:
8h 31m
Journey distance:
1067 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
SFr 249
Carbon emissions:
56 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
12:51
Last service departs at:
12:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Morlaix to Basel train, walk and subway schedules

France → Switzerland
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International entry into Switzerland from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from France

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from Paris, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Normandy and Pays de la Loire in France
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Paris, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Normandy, Pays de la Loire

This applies to arrivals from India, Nepal and United Kingdom
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: India, Nepal and United Kingdom
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
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Rules to follow in Switzerland

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Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Basel is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Basel is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Basel is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Switzerland.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Morlaix to Basel is to bus, which costs €40 - €75 and takes 17h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Morlaix to Basel is to train which costs €220 - €370 and takes 7h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Morlaix to Basel. However, there are services departing from Morlaix and arriving at Basel SBB via Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Morlaix to Basel. However, there are services departing from Morlaix and arriving at Basel St. Johann via Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Bercy and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 38m.

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The distance between Morlaix and Basel is 854 km. The road distance is 1058 km.

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The best way to get from Morlaix to Basel without a car is to train which takes 7h 38m and costs €220 - €370.

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It takes approximately 7h 38m to get from Morlaix to Basel, including transfers.

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Morlaix to Basel bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Morlaix station.

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Morlaix to Basel train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Morlaix station.

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The best way to get from Morlaix to Basel is to train which takes 7h 38m and costs €220 - €370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €75 and takes 17h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Morlaix to Basel.
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  • Distance: 853.9 km
  • Duration: 7h 38m

What companies run services between Morlaix, France and Basel, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Morlaix to Basel via Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Bercy, Gare de Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 7h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Morlaix to Basel via Paris in around 17h 30m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brest to Basel via Montpellier
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 290
Flights from Brest to Basel via Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 550
Flights from Rennes to Basel via Nice
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 350
Flights from Rennes to Basel via Calvi
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 400
Flights from Rennes to Basel via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 350
Flights from Nantes to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 500
Flights from Nantes to Basel via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 500
Flights from Brest to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 490
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brest to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 300
Flights from Brest to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 430
Flights from Nantes to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 550
Flights from Brest to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 480
Flights from Brest to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 480
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brest to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 430
Flights from Brest to Zurich via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 550
Flights from Brest to Zurich via Porto
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 480
Flights from Brest to Zurich via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 550
Flights from Brest to Zurich via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 550
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Brest to Zurich via Porto
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 480
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Morlaix to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 130
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 95 - SFr 110
1st Class
SFr 100 - SFr 130
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 90 - SFr 110
1st Class
SFr 100 - SFr 120
Train from Morlaix to Guingamp
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 29 - SFr 34
1st Class
SFr 22 - SFr 26
Train from Morlaix to Brest
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 29 - SFr 34
1st Class
SFr 22 - SFr 26
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 33 - SFr 39
1st Class
SFr 27 - SFr 32
Train from Morlaix to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 45 - SFr 55
1st Class
SFr 45 - SFr 55
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 100
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 75 - SFr 90
1st Class
SFr 80 - SFr 100
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Basel St. Johann
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 280
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 220
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Morlaix to Guingamp
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 9 - SFr 14
Rail 1st Class
SFr 17 - SFr 25
Train from Morlaix to Brest
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 9 - SFr 14
Rail 1st Class
SFr 17 - SFr 25
Train from Morlaix to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 25 - SFr 55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 25 - SFr 40
Rail 1st Class
SFr 35 - SFr 55
Train from Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 20 - SFr 30
Rail 1st Class
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Morlaix to Paris
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 28 - SFr 35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Morlaix to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 18 - SFr 23
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Guingamp to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 22
Website
Blablabus

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There is no direct flight from Brest Airport to Basel Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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Morlaix to Basel bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Basel SBB station.

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Morlaix to Basel train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Basel Sbb station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Morlaix to Basel is 1058 km. It takes approximately 9h 50m to drive from Morlaix to Basel.

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Volotea, Transavia France, Air France and easyJet offer flights from Brest Airport to Basel Airport.

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