The cheapest buses from Amsterdam to Basel

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Cheapest

£30

Average

£34

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Amsterdam to Basel will cost around £ 34 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 30.

Cheapest
16:20Amsterdam, Sloterdijk11h55 04:15Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
0 changes
£301One-way
2nd Cheapest
14:10Amsterdam, Arena14h05 04:15Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
1 changes
£371One-way

Timetable Amsterdam to Basel

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14:10Amsterdam, Arena14h05 04:15Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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16:20Amsterdam, Sloterdijk11h55 04:15Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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The fastest buses from Amsterdam to Basel

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Fastest Journey

11 h 55 m

Average

13 h

Buses per day

2

Distance

569 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Amsterdam for Basel every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 569 km distance in an average of 13 h but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 11 h 55 m .

The slowest buses will take 14 h 5 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
16:20Amsterdam, Sloterdijk11h55 04:15Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
0 changes
£301One-way
2nd Fastest
14:10Amsterdam, Arena14h05 04:15Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
1 changes
£371One-way

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Coach Information to Basel from Amsterdam

distanceDistance352 miles (568 km)
durationAverage coach duration11 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£42 (€47)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus or Eurolines France

Coaches from Amsterdam to Basel cover the 352 miles (568 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 5 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or Eurolines France. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £30, but the average price of coach tickets is £42. Travellers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Basel.

Coach companies

FlixBus coaches between Amsterdam and Basel

You can travel by coach between Amsterdam and Basel with FlixBus for as low as £30. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Amsterdam to Basel.

Book your FlixBus Amsterdam to Basel coach with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check FlixBus’s up-to-date coach timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Amsterdam to Basel routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable FlixBus coach tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Amsterdam to Basel is 352 miles (568 km), and the best price for a one-way Amsterdam - Basel FlixBus coach ticket starts at £30 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your FlixBus ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by coach. Waiting in a queue at the coach station to purchase your coach ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your coach tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with FlixBus!

FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach between Amsterdam and Basel:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Buses from Amsterdam to Basel
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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for coaches to Basel from Amsterdam?

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Basel, Switzerland by coach is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 23/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach to Basel from Amsterdam as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Netherlands from Basel, Switzerland?

The restriction level for your return coach to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Basel is: Partially open.

Is my return coach into Amsterdam from Basel restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Basel?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 24/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Amsterdam from Basel closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap coaches to Basel from Amsterdam cost?
You can find a cheap coach from Amsterdam to Basel for some dates and times for as low as £30  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a coach ticket from Amsterdam to Basel?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Amsterdam to Basel coach prices are on average £42  one way.
What is the distance between Amsterdam and Basel by coach?
You should expect to travel around 352 miles (568 km)  between Amsterdam and Basel by coach.
How long is the coach from Amsterdam to Basel?
While the time it takes to travel 352 miles (568 km) between Amsterdam and Basel can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Amsterdam to Basel is on average 11 h 5 min.
Which coach station from Amsterdam to Basel do I depart from? Which Basel coach station from Amsterdam do I arrive in?

There are a few coach stations in Amsterdam to start your route from including Amsterdam, Sloterdijk, Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and Amsterdam, Centraal. In Basel you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Basel, Basel, Gartenstraße and Basel, Badischer Bahnhof (Schweiz).

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal   and arrive in Basel.

Where do I find the Amsterdam coach station to Basel? Where is the Basel coach station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Amsterdam Centraal and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.

Passengers arriving in Basel most often arrive at Basel and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this coach station to the city centre.

What coach companies go from Amsterdam to Basel?
When taking a coach from Amsterdam to Basel, you can count on Flixbus or Eurolines France for the best way to get you to Basel. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Basel from Amsterdam and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
Is there a direct coach to Basel from Amsterdam?
Yes, you can search for direct coaches from Amsterdam to Basel on Omio with Flixbus, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your coach ticket.
When can I take the first coach from Amsterdam to Basel? When can I take the last coach for the day?
If you prefer early morning coaches from Amsterdam to Basel, the first coach leaves at 12: 10. If you prefer late night coaches from Amsterdam to Basel, the last coach of the day leaves at 20: 15. Omio shows you the latest coach from Amsterdam to Basel schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I purchase a coach ticket from Amsterdam to Basel to get the best deals?
If you purchase a coach ticket from Amsterdam to Basel within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £42 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets to Basel from Amsterdam are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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