How to get to Basel from Kraków

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from Kraków to Basel

How to get to Basel from Kraków by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Kraków to Basel is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice (KRK)
23:05EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg (BSL)
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John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice (KRK)
23:05EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg (BSL)
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John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice (KRK)
23:05EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg (BSL)
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
Kraków Główny
00:59Basel SBB
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Deutsche Bahn
Kraków Główny
07:20Basel SBB
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Deutsche Bahn
Kraków Główny
06:20Basel SBB
3 changes

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Travel Information from Kraków to Basel

distanceDistance586 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, train or flight
priceTicket price range£47 - £63
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £47 • 20 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £63 • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, train or flight to travel 586 miles to Basel from Kraków. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are FlixBus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Kraków to Basel.

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Deutsche Bahn

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EasyJet, Lufthansa and FlixBus will get you to Basel from Kraków at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of travel services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of travel includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Kraków to Basel travel.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel 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 travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel 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 travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      Germany's largest airline is Lufthansa. Fly between Kraków and Basel and book your most convinient travel ticket from Lufthansa's many ticket options including: Economy Light, Economy Classic, Economy Flex, Business Class and First Class.

        FAQs: Kraków to Basel

        FAQs: Travel to Basel easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Kraków to Basel.

        There are 3 options to travel between Kraków and Basel including taking a coach, train or flight.

        The cheapest way to go to Basel from Kraków is by taking a coach, which costs on average £47.

        This is compared to other ways of getting from Kraków to Basel:

        A coach is £17 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Kraków to Basel costing on average £63.

        A coach is £3 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Kraków to Basel costing on average £49.

        The quickest way to travel to Basel from Kraków is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

        Coach takes on average 20 h 10 min.

        Getting to Basel by train takes 14 h 59 min on average.

        The distance between Kraków and Basel is around 586 miles.

        The average frequency per day from Kraków to Basel is:

        • 1 coach per day.

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

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Kraków to Basel:

        • Most travellers board their coach from Krakow, Czyżyny Bus Station and arrive in Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse (Bahnhof SBB).
        • Most travellers who buy a plane ticket from Kraków to Basel depart from John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg.
        • Most travellers take a train from Kraków Główny to Basel SBB.

        The following travel companies offer services from Kraków to Basel:

        • FlixBus, Infobus or Sindbad can take you to Basel by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for FlixBus from Kraków to Basel for £47.
        • Travel with Lufthansa, easyJet, Lufthansa Cityline (2), KLM Cityhopper or KLM for flights to Basel. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet Kraków to Basel tickets on Omio for £63.
        • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Basel by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Kraków to Basel tickets on Omio for £49.

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

        • You can find 1 direct coach per day to Basel with FlixBus.

        Direct services to Basel tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

        Looking to extend your trip from Kraków to Basel? Many Omio customers who go from Kraków to Basel usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Zurich, Milan, Strasbourg or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore Paris, Zurich, Milan, Strasbourg or Amsterdam from Basel, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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