There are 8 ways to get from Stuttgart to Basel by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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

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Train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Ic

$60 - $95

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the night bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Basel, Basel central station N101

$17 - $28

6 alternative options

Train via Karlsruhe Hbf  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Interregio-Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Ice / ...

$67 - $109

Bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport Ouibus

$55 - $78

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Basel 165.4 miles

$35 - $50

Fly Stuttgart to Zurich, train  •  3 h 28 min

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

$84 - $272

Fly Stuttgart to Basel  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Basel (BSL) STR - BSL

$64 - $276

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL

$115 - $333

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Basel is to night bus which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Basel is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Basel is 181 km. The road distance is 264.6 km.

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The train from Stuttgart Hbf to Basel Bad Bf takes 2 h 44 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Basel. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Basel, Brausebad via Strasbourg and Basel EuroAirport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Basel Bad Bf. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Basel, Switzerland?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Stuttgart to Basel once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart to Basel via Strasbourg, Strasbourg, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, and Basel EuroAirport in around 4 h 13 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via Mahon
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
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
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
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Strasbourg to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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