Basel to Frankfurt am Main bus

Cheap bus tickets from Basel to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Feb 04

Cheapest

19

Average

24

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Basel to Frankfurt am Main is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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03:05AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h40 08:45AMFrankfurt am Main
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191One-way
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03:00AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h00 08:00AMFrankfurt am Main
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191One-way
01:00PMBasel3h30 04:30PMFrankfurt am Main
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191One-way
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05:30PMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h05 10:35PMFrankfurt am Main
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221One-way
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02:35PMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h25 08:00PMFrankfurt am Main
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221One-way

Bus schedule from Basel to Frankfurt am Main

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03:00AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h00 08:00AMFrankfurt am Main
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03:05AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h40 08:45AMFrankfurt am Main
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04:50AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h40 10:30AMFrankfurt am Main
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09:50AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse7h10 05:00PMFrankfurt am Main
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01:00PMBasel3h30 04:30PMFrankfurt am Main
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02:35PMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h25 08:00PMFrankfurt am Main
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03:10PMBasel3h40 06:50PMFrankfurt am Main
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05:30PMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h05 10:35PMFrankfurt am Main
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06:35PMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h45 12:20AMFrankfurt am Main
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10:00PMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse7h30 05:30AMFrankfurt am Main
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Bus times from Basel to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Feb 04

Fastest Journey

3 h 30 m

Average

5 h 26 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

296 km

Of the 10 buses that leave Basel for Frankfurt am Main every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

01:00PMBasel3h30 04:30PMFrankfurt am Main
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191One-way
03:10PMBasel3h40 06:50PMFrankfurt am Main
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281One-way
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03:00AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h00 08:00AMFrankfurt am Main
0 transfers
191One-way
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05:30PMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h05 10:35PMFrankfurt am Main
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221One-way
02:35PMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse5h25 08:00PMFrankfurt am Main
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221One-way

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Overview: Bus from Basel to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance183 miles (295 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$18 (€15)
frequencyBus frequency4 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 4 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesBlaBlaCar or Flixbus

Buses from Basel to Frankfurt am Main cover the 183 miles (295 km) long trip taking on average 5 h with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar or Flixbus. Normally, there are 4 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $18 (€15), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $15 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel, Bahnhof and arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1).

Bus companies: FlixBus from Basel to Frankfurt am Main

Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Basel from $15 (€13) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Bus information from Basel to Frankfurt am Main with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 38 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to Frankfurt am Main from Basel

Travel Tips: Take the bus to Frankfurt am Main easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Basel to Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs

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

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/24/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Basel and Frankfurt am Main before traveling.

The restriction level for your return bus to Basel, Switzerland from Frankfurt am Main is: Unrestricted.

Is my return bus into Basel from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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:

  • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 1/24/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Basel from Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here here.

Bus tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Basel for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $15 (€13)  one way in the next 7 days.
The Basel to Frankfurt am Main bus ticket price is on average $18 (€15)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 183 miles (295 km)  to Frankfurt am Main from Basel by bus.
On average the Basel to Frankfurt am Main bus time is 5 h  covering the 183 miles (295 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Basel bus stations to Frankfurt am Main you can start your journey from include Basel, Bahnhof, Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse and Basel, Gartenstraße. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Frankfurt am Main include Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1), Frankfurt am Main, Mannheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof) and Frankfurt am Main, Hauptbahnhof Fernbusse.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Basel, Bahnhof   and arriving in Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1).

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Basel, Bahnhof, located approximately 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center of Basel. The most popular arrival bus station in Frankfurt am Main, called Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1), is located around 9.2 miles (14.9 km) away from its city center.

For the best Basel to Frankfurt am Main bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with BlaBlaCar or Flixbus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services from Basel to Frankfurt am Main to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 4 direct buses per day from Basel to Frankfurt am Main. You can look to travel with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
The average number of buses departing Basel for Frankfurt am Main is 4 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest bus from Basel to Frankfurt am Main at 9: 00 PM   or take the last bus from Basel to Frankfurt am Main leaving at 9: 00 PM. Look for the latest Basel to Frankfurt am Main bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.
If you buy the Basel to Frankfurt am Main bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $18 (€15). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Basel to Frankfurt am Main. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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