The cheapest buses from Milan to Basel

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Cheapest

$15

Average

$39

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 Milan to Basel will cost around $ 39 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 15.

02:50PMMilan4h00 06:50PMBasel
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$151One-way
05:10PMMilan3h50 09:00PMBasel
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$241One-way
08:00AMMilan4h30 12:30PMBasel
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$261One-way
11:40AMMilan4h10 03:50PMBasel
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$261One-way
Cheapest
04:10AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano5h05 09:15AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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$431One-way

Timetable Milan to Basel

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01:45AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano5h20 07:05AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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04:10AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano5h05 09:15AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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08:00AMMilan4h30 12:30PMBasel
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11:40AMMilan4h10 03:50PMBasel
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02:50PMMilan4h00 06:50PMBasel
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04:30PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano5h25 09:55PMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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05:10PMMilan3h50 09:00PMBasel
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08:55PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano4h40 01:35AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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Mon
Sep 20
$127Trenitalia
$43Flixbus
Tue
Sep 21
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Wed
Sep 22
$89Trenitalia
$25Flixbus
Thu
Sep 23
$89Trenitalia
$25Flixbus
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Sep 24
$89Trenitalia
$25Flixbus
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Sep 25
$89Trenitalia
$25Flixbus
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Sep 26
$89Trenitalia
$25Flixbus
Mon
Sep 27
$63Trenitalia
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Sep 28
$63Trenitalia
$37Flixbus
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Sep 29
$63Trenitalia
$31Flixbus
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Sep 30
$63Trenitalia
$31Flixbus
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Oct 1
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$37Flixbus
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Oct 2
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$25Flixbus
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Oct 3
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Oct 4
$63Trenitalia
$31Flixbus
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Oct 5
$63Trenitalia
$31Flixbus
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Oct 6
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Oct 7
$63Trenitalia
$25Flixbus
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Oct 8
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Oct 9
$77Trenitalia
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The fastest buses from Milan to Basel

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Fastest Journey

3 h 50 m

Average

4 h 37 m

Buses per day

8

Distance

264 km

Of the 8 buses that leave Milan for Basel every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 264 km distance in an average of 4 h 37 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 5 h 25 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.

05:10PMMilan3h50 09:00PMBasel
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$241One-way
02:50PMMilan4h00 06:50PMBasel
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$151One-way
11:40AMMilan4h10 03:50PMBasel
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$261One-way
08:00AMMilan4h30 12:30PMBasel
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$261One-way
Fastest
08:55PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano4h40 01:35AMBasel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse
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$501One-way

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Bus Information to Basel from Milan

distanceDistance163 miles (263 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$30 (€24)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or Alsa

Buses from Milan to Basel cover the 163 miles (263 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or Alsa. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $25 (€20), but the average price of bus tickets is $30 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Basel.

Alsa
FlixBus

Alsa makes traveling by bus from Milan to Basel as smooth and easy as possible! As the leading company for bus travel in Spain, Alsa is known for providing one of the most comfortable budget-friendly travel experiences. Find Alsa bus schedules and cheap bus tickets for the 163 miles (263 km) journey from Milan to Basel with Omio. Not only does Alsa sell standard tickets for its multitude of national and regional routes, but it also provides travelers special offers like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible bus tickets on select routes. Omio can help you find the cheapest, fastest or earliest Milan to Basel bus ticket with Alsa to suit your needs.

On select routes you can choose which type of Alsa bus you want to travel on. Besides the normal bus with basic amenities like free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and onboard entertainment, there are also the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium buses which provide more deluxe amenities like leather seats, extra legroom and catering onboard amongst others.

When you buy your Alsa bus tickets between Milan and Basel don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Buses from Milan to Basel
Take the bus to Basel 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 Milan to Basel.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel by bus between Milan, Italy and Basel, Switzerland allowed?

Travel by bus between Milan, Italy and Basel, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Basel from Milan restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

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:

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

The above information was last checked on 9/13/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Basel from Milan closer to your date of departure here

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

The restriction level for your return bus to Milan, Italy from Basel is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Milan from Basel restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Milan, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Milan from Basel closer to your date of departure here here.

How much does a cheap bus to Basel from Milan cost?
Bus tickets from Milan to Basel for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $25 (€20)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket from Milan to Basel?
The bus price from Milan to Basel is on average $30 (€24)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How many miles is it from Milan to Basel by bus?
The Milan to Basel bus distance is approximately 163 miles (263 km).
How long is the bus from Milan to Basel?
The Milan to Basel bus duration is on average 4 h 40 min, which is to be expected when traveling 163 miles (263 km) from Milan to Basel. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When traveling by bus from Milan to Basel, which bus station in Milan do I depart from and which bus station in Basel do I arrive in?

When taking the bus to Basel from Milan, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Milan, Stazione Centrale, Milan, MILANO - P. Zza Laghi usc. Autostrada new svinc and Milan, Largo Tazio Nuvolari (Romolo). Your route can end in bus stations such as Basel, Basel, Gartenstraße and Basel, Badischer Bahnhof (Schweiz).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Milano Centrale   and arrive in Basel.

Where is the bus station in Milan? Where is the bus station in Basel?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Milano Centrale and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Basel most often arrive at Basel and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this bus station to the city center.

What bus companies offer a service from Milan to Basel?
If you're looking for buses from Milan to Basel, you can rely on Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or Alsa to get you to Basel. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Milan to Basel journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
What are the first and last departure bus times from Milan to Basel?
You can take the first bus from Milan to Basel at 5: 05 AM. The last bus from Milan to Basel that you can take departs at 11: 45 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Milan to Basel schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
When should I book the Milan to Basel bus for the best deals on tickets?
You can find buses to Basel from Milan to cost on average $30 (€24) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Milan to Basel bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Milan
Basel
Milano - Terminal Bus di Lampugnano
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines M1<br>Bus lines 68