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from Colmar to Basel

You can get from Colmar to Basel by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Colmar to Basel on 22 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:23Colmar0h45 10:08Basel SBB
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£141One-way
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09:23Colmar0h45 10:08Basel SBB
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£141One-way
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19:53Colmar0h45 20:38Basel SBB
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18:53Colmar0h45 19:38Basel SBB
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18:23Colmar0h45 19:08Basel SBB
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Sun
22 May
£14SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Mon
23 May
£4SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Tue
24 May
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£8Flixbus
Wed
25 May
£4SNCF | TER
£12Flixbus
Thu
26 May
£4SNCF | TER
£12Flixbus
Fri
27 May
£4SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Sat
28 May
£4SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Sun
29 May
£4SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Mon
30 May
£4SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Tue
31 May
£4SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Wed
1 Jun
£4SNCF | TER
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Thu
2 Jun
£4SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Fri
3 Jun
£4SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Sat
4 Jun
£4SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Sun
5 Jun
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£8Flixbus
Mon
6 Jun
£4SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Tue
7 Jun
£4SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Wed
8 Jun
£4SNCF | TER
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Thu
9 Jun
£4SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Fri
10 Jun
£14SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus

Travel Information to Basel from Colmar

distanceDistance37 miles (60 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£4 - £8
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £4 • 42 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £4 • 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCF | TER

Take a coach or train to travel 37 miles (60 km) from Colmar to Basel. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 42 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £4. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or SNCF | TER among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Colmar to Basel.

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FAQs

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Basel, Switzerland if I’m coming from Colmar, France?

International travel from Colmar, France to Basel, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from France?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Basel if travelling from Colmar?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What measures do I need to follow in Basel, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 09/05/2022; 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 between Colmar and Basel.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Colmar, France from Basel, Switzerland?

Return travel to Colmar, France from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Switzerland?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into France from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering France:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Colmar, France was last verified on 20/05/2022. 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 Colmar from Basel.

How do I go from Colmar to Basel?

There are 2 ways to get from Colmar to Basel: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Colmar to Basel?

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Colmar to Basel. Tickets for a train cost on average £4.

This is compared to other travel options to Basel:

A train journey is usually £4 less than a journey to Basel by coach, which costs on average £8 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Colmar to Basel?

The fastest way to get to Basel from Colmar is by train with an average travel time of 42 min.

There are alternative travel options to Basel that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 1 h 10 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Colmar to Basel?

The distance from Colmar to Basel is approximately 37 miles (60 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Colmar to Basel?

The average frequency per day from Colmar to Basel is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Colmar? Where do I arrive in Basel?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Colmar to Basel:

  • Coaches from Colmar to Basel most often leave from Colmar, Gare SNCF and arrive in Basel, Bahnhof.
  • Trains mostly leave from Colmar and tend to arrive in Basel SBB.

Which travel companies can take me from Colmar to Basel?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Colmar to Basel, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Basel by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Colmar to Basel for £8 on Omio.
  • SNCF | TER can take you to Basel by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for SNCF | TER from Colmar to Basel for £4.

Is there a direct service to Basel from Colmar?

Yes, there are direct routes from Colmar to Basel with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Basel with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar with direct coaches per day.
  • You can find 16 direct trains per day to Basel with SNCF | TER.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Basel tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Colmar to Basel ends?

Omio customers who travel from Colmar to Basel often also extend their holiday to go to Zurich, Paris or Milan. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Basel and these popular destinations at a great price.

When should I buy a ticket from Colmar to Basel online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Colmar to Basel, 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 route is £8 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £4 one way for this journey.

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

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