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There are 6 ways to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport 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 Sbb

Train via Colmar

  1. Take the train from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Colmar
  2. Take the train from Colmar to St Louis

Train

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

Drive

  1. Drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport

Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport by train and bus

The journey time between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Basel EuroAirport is around 3h 38m and covers a distance of around 557 km. This includes an average layover time of around 32 min. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 19m. Operated by TGV inOui, SNCF, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others, the Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport service departs from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV and arrives in St-Louis, EuroAirport. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 6m
Layover time:
32 min
Total time:
3h 38m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 19m
Journey distance:
557 km
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
€91
Carbon emissions:
29 kg CO2

First and last service

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

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport train and bus schedules

Paris CDG Airport (CDG) → Basel EuroAirport
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800 130 000

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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 metre
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Basel EuroAirport is 800 130 000.

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

The social distance requirement in Basel EuroAirport is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport is to bus which costs €29 - €40 and takes 10h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport is to fly which costs €60 - €280 and takes 1h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport. However, there are services departing from Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport and arriving at Basel EuroAirport via Nancy and Basel, Bahnhof SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 14m.

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The distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Basel EuroAirport is 399 km. The road distance is 590.7 km.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport without a car is to train via Colmar which takes 3h 26m and costs €100 - €150.

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It takes approximately 1h 5m to fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL), including transfers and time at the airport.

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

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport is to fly which takes 1h 5m and costs €60 - €280. Alternatively, you can train via Colmar, which costs €100 - €150 and takes 3h 26m, you could also bus, which costs €29 - €40 and takes 10h 14m.

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

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Map of how to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport.
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  • Distance: 398.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 5m

What companies run services between Paris CDG Airport (CDG), France and Basel EuroAirport, France?

Air France and Lufthansa fly from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport via Colmar, St Louis, and St-Louis, Gare in around 3h 26m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €360
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €470
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €370
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €380
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €350
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 Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
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 SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€30 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Colmar to Saint-Louis
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€25 - €45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Sbb
Website
delfi.de
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
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 Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €35
1st Class
€24 - €29
Train from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Colmar
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€75 - €95
1st Class
€85 - €110
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€80 - €100
1st Class
€90 - €110
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
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 St Louis
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Rail 1st Class
€17 - €25
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
€14 - €18
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nancy to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €16
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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Yes, the driving distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport is 591 km. It takes approximately 5h 32m to drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Basel EuroAirport.

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

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