There are 7 ways to get from Trento to Basel by bus, train, 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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Bus, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Trento to Zurich 409
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 37 / ...

$57 - $104

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Train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Trento to Verona Porta Nuova Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...

$58 - $190

Drive  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Trento to Basel 351.3 miles

$80 - $130

Train to Venice, fly to Basel  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Trento to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Basel (BSL) VCE - BSL

$69 - $390

Train to Verona, fly to Basel  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Trento to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Basel (BSL) VRN - BSL

$77 - $366

Train to Munich, fly to Basel  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Trento to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL

$120 - $328

Train to Venice, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Trento to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Zurich (ZRH) VCE - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB

$111 - $446

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No, there is no direct train from Trento to Basel. However, there are services departing from Trento and arriving at Basel SBB via Verona Porta Nuova and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 57 min.

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The distance between Trento and Basel is 317 km. The road distance is 562.1 km.

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The best way to get from Trento to Basel without a car is to bus and train which takes 7 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 45 min to get from Trento to Basel, including transfers.

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Trento to Basel train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Trento station.

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Trento to Basel train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Basel SBB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trento to Basel is 562 km. It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to drive from Trento to Basel.

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Air Dolomiti, easyJet and Lufthansa offer flights from Venice Airport to Basel Airport.

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Map of how to get from Trento to Basel.
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  • Distance: 198 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 45 min

What companies run services between Trento, Italy and Basel, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Trento to Basel via Verona Porta Nuova and Milano Centrale in around 7 h 57 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Verona to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $300
Flights from Verona to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $320
Flights from Verona to Basel via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $340
Flights from Verona to Basel via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $380
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Verona to Basel via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Verona to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trento to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Trento to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$27 - $32
Train from Trento to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Trento to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$75 - $190
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trento to Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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