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from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau

You can get from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau on 7 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

20:13Basel SBB0h40 20:53Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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£171One-way
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20:13Basel SBB0h40 20:53Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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19:13Basel SBB0h40 19:53Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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£181One-way
09:06Basel SBB0h41 09:47Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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09:13Basel SBB0h42 09:55Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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Mon
6 Dec
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Tue
7 Dec
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
8 Dec
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Thu
9 Dec
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Fri
10 Dec
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Sat
11 Dec
£17Deutsche Bahn
£6Flixbus
Sun
12 Dec
£18Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
13 Dec
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
14 Dec
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Wed
15 Dec
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Thu
16 Dec
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Fri
17 Dec
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Sat
18 Dec
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Sun
19 Dec
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Mon
20 Dec
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Tue
21 Dec
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Wed
22 Dec
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
23 Dec
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Fri
24 Dec
£17Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Sat
25 Dec
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Sun
26 Dec
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Travel Information from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau

distanceDistance32 miles (52 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £18
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £17 • 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £17 • 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach or train to travel 32 miles (52 km) to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau.

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FAQs
Does Germany have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel?

International travel from Basel, Switzerland to Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Switzerland?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Freiburg im Breisgau if travelling from Basel?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What measures do I need to follow in Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 05/12/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel.

Are there restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Basel, Switzerland from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau restricted?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 29/11/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau closer to your date of departure here.

How do you get from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau?

There are 2 ways to get from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau, which costs on average £17.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Freiburg im Breisgau:

A train is about £1 less than a coach, which costs on average £18 for this trip.

What is the fastest way to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel?

The fastest way to get to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel is by train with an average travel time of 40 min.

There are alternative travel options to Freiburg im Breisgau that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 1 h.

How far is it from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau?

The Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau distance is approximately 32 miles (52 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau?

The average frequency per day from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Basel and Freiburg im Breisgau as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau, where do I depart from Basel and where do I arrive in Freiburg im Breisgau?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau:

  • Trains mostly leave from Basel SBB and tend to arrive in Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau:

  • You can go to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel by coach with Deutsche Bahn with connection. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £18 with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau on Omio.
  • You can travel between Basel and Freiburg im Breisgau by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £17 with Deutsche Bahn from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel?
Looking to extend your trip from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau? Many Omio customers who go from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Munich or Paris. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Munich or Paris from Freiburg im Breisgau, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I purchase tickets from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is on average £18 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £17 one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.