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There are 6 ways to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Basel

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport to Nancy - Centre
  2. Take the bus from Nancy to Basel SBB

Fly to Zurich, train

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH)
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Bad Bf

Train via Colmar

  1. Take the train from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Colmar
  2. Take the train from Colmar to Basel Sbb

Train

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Basel Sbb

Drive

  1. Drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof

Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof by train

The train journey time between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Basel Badischer Bahnhof is around 3h 49m and covers a distance of around 564 km. This includes an average layover time of around 40 min. The fastest train normally takes 3h 23m. Operated by TGV inOui, SNCF, SBB GmbH and others, the Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof train service departs from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV and arrives in Basel Bad Bf. Typically two trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
3h 9m
Layover time:
40 min
Total time:
3h 49m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
3h 23m
Train distance:
564 km
Trains per week:
2
Cheapest price:
SFr 106
Carbon emissions:
29 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
14:56
Last train departs at:
19:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof train schedules

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The cost-effective way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof is to bus, which costs €29 - €40 and takes 10h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof is to fly which costs €70 - €330 and takes 1h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof. However, there are services departing from Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport and arriving at Basel, Badischer Bahnhof via Nancy and Basel, Bahnhof SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof. However, there are services departing from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV and arriving at Basel Bad Bf via Colmar and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 45m.

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The distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Basel Badischer Bahnhof is 405 km. The road distance is 598.5 km.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof without a car is to train via Colmar which takes 3h 45m and costs €90 - €180.

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It takes approximately 1h 37m to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof, including transfers.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport station.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV station.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof is to fly which takes 1h 37m and costs €70 - €330. Alternatively, you can train via Colmar, which costs €90 - €180 and takes 3h 45m, you could also bus, which costs €29 - €40 and takes 10h 18m.

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Map of how to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof.
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  • Distance: 405.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 37m

What companies run services between Paris CDG Airport (CDG), France and Basel Badischer Bahnhof, Switzerland?

Air France and Lufthansa fly from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof via Colmar and Basel SBB in around 3h 45m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 390
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 550
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 410
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 410
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 390
Train operators
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 Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Zürich HB to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Colmar
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 85 - SFr 100
1st Class
SFr 90 - SFr 110
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 90 - SFr 110
1st Class
SFr 100 - SFr 120
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 Colmar to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 11 - SFr 17
Rail 1st Class
SFr 19 - SFr 28
Bus operators
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 Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport to Nancy - Centre
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 20
Website
Blablabus
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nancy to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Basel SBB station.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Basel Sbb station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof is 598 km. It takes approximately 5h 37m to drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel Badischer Bahnhof.

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Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Basel Airport.

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