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.
The average ticket from Bologna to Basel will cost around $ 47 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 45.
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7 h 55 m
8 h 42 m
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Bologna for Basel every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 448 km distance in an average of 8 h 42 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 55 m .
The slowest buses will take 9 h 30 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||277 miles (447 km)|
|Average bus duration||7 h 55 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$41 (€33)|
Buses from Bologna to Basel cover the 277 miles (447 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 55 min with our travel partners like Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $37 (€30), but the average price of bus tickets is $41 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Basel.
For as little as $37 (€30) you can travel by bus from Bologna to Basel with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
Omio helps you compare and book the perfect bus with FlixBus between Bologna and Basel for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest FlixBus bus schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Bologna to Basel bus with FlixBus (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Bologna - Basel trip and then book a cheap bus ticket with ease. The distance between Bologna and Basel by bus is 277 miles (447 km). You can book tickets for this FlixBus bus for as low as $37 (€30) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets from Bologna to Basel in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a bus. Book that perfect FlixBus Bologna - Basel bus ticket online and enjoy your trip!
Travel by bus between Bologna, Italy and Basel, Switzerland is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Bologna and Basel closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Basel to Bologna is: Partially open
Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
What are the requirements?
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/27/21. 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 Bologna from Basel here.
There are a few bus stations in Bologna to start your route from including Bologna, Autostazione, Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre and Bologna, Imola highway exit. In Basel you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Basel, Basel, Gartenstraße and Basel, Badischer Bahnhof (Schweiz).
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Basel.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Bologna Centrale and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Basel and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the bus station to the city center in Basel.
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