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Bus Information to Frankfurt am Main from Basel

distanceDistance183 miles (295 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$28 (€23)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Basel to Frankfurt am Main cover the 183 miles (295 km) long route taking on average 5 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $21 (€17), but the average price of bus tickets is $28 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Hbf.

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Bus from Basel to Frankfurt am Main with FlixBus

Find the best buses from Basel to Frankfurt am Main with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from $21 (€17). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Basel to Frankfurt am Main.

Find the perfect FlixBus bus from Basel to Frankfurt am Main for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest FlixBus bus schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus from Basel to Frankfurt am Main. You can also check relevant travel information for the FlixBus bus, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap FlixBus bus tickets online. You can expect to travel around 183 miles (295 km) on this journey and your FlixBus Basel to Frankfurt am Main bus ticket can cost as little as $21 (€17) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets between Basel and Frankfurt am Main in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your bus tickets from Basel to Frankfurt am Main due to the coronavirus:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Buses from Basel to Frankfurt am Main
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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for buses to Frankfurt am Main from Basel?

Travel by bus between Basel, Switzerland and Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Frankfurt am Main from Basel restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Basel?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last checked on 10/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Basel to Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Switzerland from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Frankfurt am Main to Basel is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Germany?

Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Frankfurt am Main?

What are the requirements?

  • 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

What are the safety rules to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last checked on 10/23/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Basel from Frankfurt am Main here.

How much does a cheap bus to Frankfurt am Main from Basel cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Basel to Frankfurt am Main to cost as little as $21 (€17)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a bus between Basel and Frankfurt am Main?
The Basel to Frankfurt am Main bus ticket price is on average $28 (€23)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance from Basel to Frankfurt am Main by bus?
The bus distance from Basel to Frankfurt am Main is around 183 miles (295 km).
How long is the bus from Basel to Frankfurt am Main?
On average the Basel to Frankfurt am Main bus travel time is 5 h 40 min  for the 183 miles (295 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the bus from Basel to Frankfurt am Main depart from? Which Frankfurt am Main bus station do I come into from Basel?

When taking the bus from Basel to Frankfurt am Main, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Basel, Basel, Gartenstraße and Basel, Badischer Bahnhof (Schweiz). Your journey can end in bus stations such as Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, Frankfurt am Main, Pforzheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof Südseite) and Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Terminal 1.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Basel SBB   and arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Hbf.

Where is the bus station in Basel? Where is the bus station in Frankfurt am Main?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Basel SBB, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Basel.

The most popular arrival bus station, Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Frankfurt am Main.

What bus companies go from Basel to Frankfurt am Main?
Take the Basel to Frankfurt am Main bus with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the route between Basel and Frankfurt am Main as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
What are the first and last departure bus times from Basel to Frankfurt am Main?
The earliest bus for this trip departs from Basel at 5: 15 AM. The last bus leaves from Basel at 9: 00 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Basel to Frankfurt am Main and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase Basel to Frankfurt am Main bus tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Basel to Frankfurt am Main is on average $28 (€23) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Basel available a few months in advance.

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