You can get from Paris to Basel by train, bus or flight.
To get from Paris to Basel on 09 Aug 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, .
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||£50 - £109|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £50 • 8 h 20 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £83 • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, HOP! Or SNCF | TGV INOUI|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 255 miles to Basel from Paris. 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 £50. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, HOP! Or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Paris to Basel.
Travel between Paris, France and Basel, Switzerland is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of entry into Switzerland:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 03/08/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Paris to Basel.
The current restriction level for returning to Paris, France from Switzerland is: Fully open.
Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 07/08/2022. 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 Paris from Basel here.
There are 4 ways to get from Paris to Basel: coach, flight, ferry or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Basel, which costs on average £50.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Basel:
A coach journey is usually £33 less than a journey to Basel by plane, which costs on average £83 for the same trip.
A coach journey is usually £59 less than a journey to Basel by train, which costs on average £109 for the same trip.
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, taking a coach requires on average 8 h 20 min of travel time.
In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 3 h 4 min.
The Paris to Basel distance is approximately 255 miles.
The average frequency per day from Paris to Basel is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Paris and Basel as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry 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 routes from Paris to Basel with the following travel companies:
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 book tickets for this journey.
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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