You can get from Amsterdam to Basel by train, bus or flight.
To get from Amsterdam to Basel on Sep 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||352 miles (568 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$43 - $80|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $43 (€34) • 11 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $80 (€64) • 1 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||easyJet, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 352 miles (568 km) by flight, bus or train to Basel from Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $43 (€34). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are easyJet, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Amsterdam to Basel.
International travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Basel, Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/13/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip to Basel from Amsterdam.
The restriction level for your return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Switzerland is: Fully open.
Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:
You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 9/14/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Amsterdam from Basel closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 travel options from Amsterdam to Basel: flight, bus or train.
The cheapest way to go to Basel from Amsterdam is by taking a bus, which costs on average $43 (€34).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Basel:
Taking a bus is about $37 (€30) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $80 (€64) for this route.
A bus is $20 (€16) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Amsterdam to Basel costing on average $62 (€50).
The quickest way to travel between Amsterdam and Basel is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by bus can take 11 h 5 min on average.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 39 min of travel time.
The Amsterdam to Basel distance is around 352 miles (568 km).
The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Basel is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Basel from Amsterdam as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Amsterdam to Basel:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Amsterdam to Basel, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Amsterdam to Basel with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Basel as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Basel from Amsterdam.
When planning your trip from Amsterdam to Basel, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Amsterdam to Basel online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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