You can get from Brussels to Basel by train, bus or flight.
To get from Brussels to Basel on 22 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||269 miles (434 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||£23 - £84|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £23 • 7 h 40 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £84 • 2 h 40 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 269 miles (434 km) by coach, flight or train from Brussels to Basel. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £23. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Brussels to Basel.
Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Basel, Switzerland is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.
Conditions of entry into Switzerland:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 09/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Basel from Brussels.
Return travel to Brussels, Belgium from Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Requirements for reentering Belgium:
All travellers must abide by the following measures in Belgium to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Brussels, Belgium was last verified on 16/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Brussels from Basel.
There are 3 ways to travel between Brussels and Basel including taking a coach, flight or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Brussels to Basel, which costs on average £23.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Basel:
A coach is generally £61 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £84 from Brussels to Basel.
A coach is generally £10 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £33 from Brussels to Basel.
The quickest way to travel from Brussels to Basel is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 40 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Basel by coach can take on average 7 h 40 min.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 22 min of travel time.
Basel is approximately 269 miles (434 km) away from Brussels.
The average frequency per day from Brussels to Basel is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Brussels to Basel as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Brussels to Basel:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Brussels to Basel, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip to Basel from Brussels, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets to Basel from Brussels online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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