You can get from Paris to Basel by train, bus or flight.
To get from Paris to Basel on 22 Jan 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||255 miles (412 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£21 - £81|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £21 • 10 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £81 • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||HOP! Flixbus or SNCF | TGV Lyria|
Take a flight, coach or train to travel 255 miles (412 km) from Paris to Basel. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are HOP! Flixbus or SNCF | TGV Lyria among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Paris to Basel.
International travel from Paris, France to Basel, Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022; 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 from Paris to Basel.
The restriction level for your return to Paris, France from Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of reentry into France:
You should observe these safety measures in France as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 19/01/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Paris from Basel closer to your date of departure here.
You can travel between Paris and Basel 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.
The cheapest way from Paris to Basel is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £21 compared to other travel options to Basel:
A coach is generally £60 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £81 from Paris to Basel.
A coach is £10 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Paris to Basel costing on average £31.
The quickest way to travel from Paris to Basel is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by coach can take 10 h 30 min on average.
In comparison, getting to Basel by train can take on average 3 h 3 min.
The distance from Paris to Basel is approximately 255 miles (412 km).
The average frequency per day from Paris to Basel is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Paris to Basel as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Paris to Basel:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Paris to Basel, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available to Basel from Paris 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 Paris to Basel.
Before travelling from Paris to Basel, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Paris 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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