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 Rome to Basel will cost around £ 42 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 29.
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15 h 6 m
Buses per day
Of the 3 buses that leave Rome for Basel every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 739 km distance in an average of 15 h 6 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 13 h .
The slowest buses will take 18 h 10 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||458 miles (739 km)|
|Average coach duration||14 h 10 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£37 (€42)|
|Coach companies||Marino Autolinee, Eurolines Switzerland, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar|
Coaches from Rome to Basel cover the 458 miles (739 km) long trip taking on average 14 h 10 min with our travel partners like Marino Autolinee, Eurolines Switzerland, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £37, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Basel, Bahnhof.
For as little as £29 you can travel by coach from Rome to Basel with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
When purchasing your FlixBus coach tickets to Basel from Rome, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
Travel between Rome, Italy and Basel, Switzerland by coach is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 09/05/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach from Rome to Basel as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Basel to Rome is: Partially open
Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 19/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Basel to Rome coach here.
When taking a coach from Rome, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Rome, Termini, Roma, Via Marsala / Viale Enrico De Nicola and Rome, Rome Vaticano/ Fermata dell'autobus Via Crescenzio). When you arrive in Basel, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Basel, Bahnhof, Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse and Basel, Gartenstraße.
Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Roma Termini to Basel, Bahnhof.
You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Roma Termini, located approximately 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre of Rome. The most popular arrival coach station in Basel, called Basel, Bahnhof, is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from its city centre.
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