The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last bus of the day.
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5 h 30 m
6 h 20 m
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Of the 3 buses that leave Basel for Munich every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||189 miles (305 km)|
|Average bus duration||5 h 30 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$31 (€28)|
|Bus frequency||2 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Deutsche Bahn, Flixbus, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Eurolines France|
Buses from Basel to Munich cover the 189 miles (305 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 30 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Deutsche Bahn, Flixbus, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Eurolines France. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $31 (€28), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $22 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in München, ZOB.
Buy your official Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus bus tickets between Basel and Munich from $22 (€20) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of bus services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your bus to Munich from Basel. DB uses different types of buses such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain buses.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
Travel by bus between Basel, Switzerland and Munich, Germany is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 8/8/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Basel and Munich closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Fully open.
Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 8/3/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Basel from Munich.
When taking a bus from Basel, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Basel, Bahnhof, Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse and Basel, Gartenstraße. When you arrive in Munich, your bus can arrive in bus stations including München, ZOB, Munich, Goeppert Mayer Straße/ Frottmain and Munich, Hauptbahnhof Nord.
Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Basel SBB to München, ZOB.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at München, ZOB, located 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city center.
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