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.
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3 h 50 m
4 h 37 m
Buses per day
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.
|Distance||163 miles (263 km)|
|Average bus duration||4 h 40 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$30 (€24)|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, 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.
Find the best buses between Milan and Basel with Omio's travel partners Alsa and FlixBus from $25 (€20). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
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:
Travel by bus between Milan, 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 9/13/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Basel from Milan closer to your date of departure here
The restriction level for your return bus to Milan, Italy from Basel is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
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.
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.
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