You can get from Milan to Basel by train, bus or flight.
To get from Milan to Basel on 19 Oct 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||163 miles (263 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£18 - £64|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £18 • 4 h 40 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £64 • 4 h 12 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Trenitalia|
Take a coach or train to travel 163 miles (263 km) from Milan to Basel. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 12 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £18. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Trenitalia among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Milan to Basel.
Travel from Milan, Italy to Basel, Switzerland is: Partially open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.
The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Milan and Basel closer to your planned date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return to Milan, Italy from Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of reentry into Italy:
You should observe these safety measures in Italy as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Italy was last checked on 18/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Milan from Basel closer to your date of departure here.
You can travel between Milan and Basel 2 different ways: coach or train.
The cheapest way from Milan to Basel is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £18 compared to other travel options to Basel:
A coach is £46 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Milan to Basel costing on average £64.
The fastest way to get to Basel from Milan is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 12 min.
There are alternative travel options to Basel that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 4 h 40 min of travel time.
Basel is approximately 163 miles (263 km) away from Milan.
The average frequency per day from Milan to Basel is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Basel from Milan as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Milan to Basel:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Milan to Basel, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available between Milan and Basel with the following travel operators:
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 from Milan to Basel.
When planning your trip between Milan and Basel, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Milan and Basel online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.