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26 Jan
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27 Jan
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28 Jan
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29 Jan
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30 Jan
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31 Jan
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1 Feb
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2 Feb
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3 Feb
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4 Feb
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5 Feb
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6 Feb
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7 Feb
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8 Feb
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9 Feb
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10 Feb
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11 Feb
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Travel Information between Freiburg im Breisgau and Basel

distanceDistance32 miles (52 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£7 - £17
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £7 • 1 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £17 • 41 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach or train to travel 32 miles (52 km) to Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 41 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £7. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel.

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Is international travel between Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany and Basel, Switzerland allowed?

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

Is international entry into Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 20/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Freiburg im Breisgau and Basel closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany from Basel, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for returning to Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany from Basel, Switzerland?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Which rules do I need to follow in Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel here.

What are my travel options from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel?

There are 2 travel options from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel: coach or train.

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

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel, which costs on average £7.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Basel:

A coach is £10 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel costing on average £17.

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

The quickest way to travel from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel is by train, which takes on average 41 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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

How far is it from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel?

Basel is approximately 32 miles (52 km) away from Freiburg im Breisgau.

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

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

  • 50 trains a day.

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

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

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

  • Trains from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel most often leave from Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB and arrive in Basel SBB.

Who can get me from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel?

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

  • You can go to Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £7 with Flixbus from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel on Omio.
  • You can go to Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £17 with Deutsche Bahn from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel on Omio.

Is it possible to travel directly between Freiburg im Breisgau and Basel?

Yes, there are direct services available to Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct coach with BlaBlaCar with direct coaches per day.
  • You'll find 50 direct trains per day with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | Euro City (EC).

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Basel as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau.

Where should I go next after I travel from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel?

Your journey from Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel doesn't have to end in Basel. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Paris or Milan. If you’d like to add Zurich, Paris or Milan to your Freiburg im Breisgau to Basel trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Basel today!

How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £7 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing £17 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Freiburg im Breisgau and Basel online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.