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 Brussels to Basel will cost around $ 40 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 40.
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7 h 40 m
8 h 5 m
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Brussels 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 435 km distance in an average of 8 h 5 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 40 m .
The slowest buses will take 8 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||269 miles (434 km)|
|Average bus duration||7 h 40 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$35 (€29)|
|Bus companies||Flixbus or Eurolines France|
Buses from Brussels to Basel cover the 269 miles (434 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or Eurolines France. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $31 (€26), but the average price of bus tickets is $35 (€29). Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Basel.
FlixBus buses will get you between Brussels and Basel from $31 (€26). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
Omio helps you find the perfect Brussels - Basel bus with FlixBus. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus between Brussels and Basel, Omio shows you FlixBus’s current bus schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best bus ticket for your upcoming Brussels to Basel trip. You can expect to travel around 269 miles (434 km) from Brussels to Basel on a bus with FlixBus. Once you are ready, buy your one-way FlixBus tickets between Brussels and Basel starting as low as $31 (€26) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus instead of purchasing tickets at the bus station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with FlixBus!
Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Basel, Switzerland by bus is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/29/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Brussels and Basel as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Basel to Brussels is: Partially open
Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
What are the requirements?
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 12/1/21. 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 Brussels from Basel here.
When departing from Brussels, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), Brussels-Noord and Brussels, Boulevard Pachéco (Congrès). When arriving in Basel, you can end your journey in bus stations like Basel, Basel, Gartenstraße and Basel, Badischer Bahnhof (Schweiz).
Omio customers book a bus from Bruxelles-Midi to Basel most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Basel, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center.
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