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from Prague to Basel

You can get from Prague to Basel by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Prague to Basel on 17 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:20Prague Vaclav Havel Airport7h10 17:30EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg
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£2001One-way
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10:20Prague Vaclav Havel Airport7h10 17:30EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg
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£2001One-way
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10:20Prague Vaclav Havel Airport7h45 18:05EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg
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£2401One-way
10:20Prague Vaclav Havel Airport7h45 18:05EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg
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£2401One-way
13:30Prague Vaclav Havel Airport4h35 18:05EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg
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£2651One-way

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Sat
16 Oct
£53Deutsche Bahn with connection
£36Flixbus
£194Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
17 Oct
£62Deutsche Bahn
£54Flixbus
£200Lufthansa
Mon
18 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£64easyJet
Tue
19 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
20 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£116Air Dolomiti
Thu
21 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Fri
22 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£41Flixbus
£37easyJet
Sat
23 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£36Flixbus
£116Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
24 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn with connection
£43Flixbus
£166Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
26 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Wed
27 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
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£121Lufthansa
Thu
28 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
29 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£43Flixbus
£56easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£116Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
1 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£60easyJet
Tue
2 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn
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£102Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
3 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn
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£66easyJet
Thu
4 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
5 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£82easyJet

Travel Information from Prague to Basel

distanceDistance356 miles (574 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£34 - £211
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £34 • 10 h 21 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £211 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 356 miles (574 km) between Prague and Basel. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £34. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Prague to Basel.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Switzerland due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling from Prague to Basel?

Travel between Prague, Czechia and Basel, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Czechia enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Basel from Prague?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Basel, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 15/10/2021. 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 Prague to Basel.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Czechia from Basel, Switzerland?

Return travel to Prague, Czechia from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Czechia from Switzerland?

Entry into Czechia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Czechia from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering Czechia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Czechia?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Czechia to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Prague, Czechia was last verified on 15/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Prague from Basel.

How do you get from Prague to Basel?

There are 3 travel options from Prague to Basel: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Basel from Prague?

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Prague to Basel. Tickets for a train cost on average £34.

This is compared to other travel options to Basel:

A train is about £10 less than a coach, which costs on average £44 for this trip.

A train is £178 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Prague to Basel costing on average £211.

What is the fastest way to get from Prague to Basel?

The quickest way to travel from Prague to Basel is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 11 h 30 min   on average.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 10 h 21 min.

How many miles from Prague to Basel would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 356 miles (574 km) from Prague to Basel.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Prague to Basel?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Prague to Basel:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží and arrive in Basel.
  • Flights most often depart from Prague at Prague Vaclav Havel Airport and arrive in Basel at EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg.
  • Trains mostly depart from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Basel SBB.
Which travel companies can get me from Prague to Basel?

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

  • You can take a coach from Prague to Basel with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £44 with Flixbus from Prague to Basel.
  • You can travel by plane to Basel from Prague with Lufthansa Cityline, and you can find Lufthansa Cityline Prague to Basel tickets for £211 on Omio.
  • You can travel between Prague and Basel by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £34 with Deutsche Bahn from Prague to Basel.
Is there a way to travel directly from Prague to Basel?

Yes, there are direct services available between Prague and Basel with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct train with.

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 between Prague and Basel.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Basel from Prague?
Your journey from Prague 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 Prague to Basel trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Basel today!
How early should I book Prague to Basel tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £44 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £211 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £34 one way.

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