Cheap bus tickets from Brussels to Basel

Showing times and prices for Dec 3

Cheapest

$40

Average

$40

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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08:45PMBruxelles, Gare du Nord7h40 04:25AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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$401One-way
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07:45PMBruxelles, Gare du Nord8h30 04:15AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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$401One-way

Bus schedule from Brussels to Basel

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07:45PMBruxelles, Gare du Nord8h30 04:15AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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08:45PMBruxelles, Gare du Nord7h40 04:25AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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Thu
Dec 2
$55Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$375KLM
Fri
Dec 3
$55Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$375KLM
Sat
Dec 4
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$31Flixbus
$216KLM
Sun
Dec 5
$45Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$261KLM
Mon
Dec 6
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$34Flixbus
$209KLM
Tue
Dec 7
$45Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
Dec 8
$45Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$209KLM
Thu
Dec 9
$45Deutsche Bahn
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$187KLM
Fri
Dec 10
$48Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
Dec 11
$45Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$194KLM
Sun
Dec 12
$48Deutsche Bahn
$33Flixbus
$209KLM
Mon
Dec 13
$55Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$168KLM
Tue
Dec 14
$57Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$70Lufthansa
Wed
Dec 15
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$31Flixbus
$187KLM
Thu
Dec 16
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$33Flixbus
$151KLM
Fri
Dec 17
$48Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$125Lufthansa
Sat
Dec 18
$55Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$168KLM
Sun
Dec 19
$45Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$126Lufthansa
Mon
Dec 20
$55Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$125Air Dolomiti
Tue
Dec 21
$48Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$126Lufthansa
Wed
Dec 22
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$63Flixbus
$124Lufthansa

Bus times from Brussels to Basel

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Fastest Journey

7 h 40 m

Average

8 h 5 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

435 km

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.

Fastest
08:45PMBruxelles, Gare du Nord7h40 04:25AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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$401One-way
2nd Fastest
07:45PMBruxelles, Gare du Nord8h30 04:15AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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$401One-way

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Bus Information to Basel from Brussels

distanceDistance269 miles (434 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$35 (€29)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus 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.

Bus companies

Bus between Brussels and Basel with FlixBus

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.

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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!

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by bus from Brussels, Belgium to Basel, Switzerland?

Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Basel, Switzerland by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Belgium?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Brussels?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Tests performed on days 4 and 7 of 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?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

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.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Brussels, Belgium from Basel, Switzerland?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

The government of Belgium 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 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.

How much does a cheap bus between Brussels and Basel cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Brussels to Basel for the next 7 days starting from $31 (€26)  one way.
How much is a bus ticket to Basel from Brussels?
The Brussels to Basel bus ticket price is on average $35 (€29)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Brussels to Basel by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Brussels and Basel by bus to be approximately 269 miles (434 km).
How long is a bus from Brussels to Basel on average?
On average the Brussels to Basel bus time is 7 h 40 min  covering the 269 miles (434 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by bus from Brussels to Basel, which bus station in Brussels do I depart from and which bus station in Basel do I arrive in?

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.

Where is the bus station in Brussels to go to Basel? Where is the bus station in Basel located?

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.

What bus providers offer a service from Brussels to Basel?
Take the Brussels to Basel bus with Flixbus or Eurolines France. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the journey from Brussels to Basel as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any direct buses from Brussels to Basel?
Yes, you can find a direct bus from Brussels to Basel with Flixbus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
When can I take the first bus from Brussels to Basel? When can I take the last bus for the day?
The earliest bus for this route departs from Brussels at 6: 30 PM. The last bus leaves from Brussels at 7: 45 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Brussels to Basel and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy Brussels to Basel bus tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus companies offering this route and save money. If you buy bus tickets from Brussels to Basel within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $35 (€29) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your bus ticket from Brussels to Basel a few months in advance.