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 Basel to Paris will cost around £ 60 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 33.
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5 h 30 m
9 h 18 m
Buses per day
Of the 10 buses that leave Basel for Paris every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 413 km distance in an average of 9 h 18 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 30 m .
The slowest buses will take 15 h 50 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.
|Distance||255 miles (412 km)|
|Average coach duration||9 h|
|Average coach ticket price||£43 (€48)|
|Coach companies||Eurolines France, Flixbus, Union Ivkoni International or BlaBlaCar|
Coaches from Basel to Paris cover the 255 miles (412 km) long route taking on average 9 h with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Flixbus, Union Ivkoni International or BlaBlaCar. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £43, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
Travel between Basel and Paris from £26 with Omio’s coach partners FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
When purchasing your FlixBus coach tickets from Basel to Paris, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Paris, France by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 24/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach from Basel to Paris before travelling.
The restriction level for your return coach to Basel, Switzerland from Paris is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 23/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Basel from Paris closer to your date of departure here.
When taking a coach from Basel, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Basel, Bahnhof, Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse and Basel, Gartenstraße. When you arrive in Paris, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, La Défense.
Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Basel SBB to Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Basel SBB, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city centre of Basel.
The most popular arrival coach station, Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), is located 2.9 miles (4.6 km) away from the city centre of Paris.
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