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from Basel to Biel/Bienne

You can get from Basel to Biel/Bienne by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Basel to Biel/Bienne on Oct 27 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:20AMBasel0h20 07:40AMBiel/Bienne
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04:40PMBasel0h50 05:30PMBiel/Bienne
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07:10AMBasel1h20 08:30AMBiel/Bienne
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02:40PMBasel1h40 04:20PMBiel/Bienne
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Travel Information to Biel/Bienne from Basel

distanceDistance33 miles (53 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $43 (€35) • 1 h 13 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSBB

Take a train to travel 33 miles (53 km) from Basel to Biel/Bienne. SBB is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct train from Basel to Biel/Bienne.

Travel Tips

Travel from Basel to Biel/Bienne
Travel to Biel/Bienne 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 Basel to Biel/Bienne.
How do I reach Biel/Bienne from Basel?

You can go from Basel to Biel/Bienne by train.

What is the fastest way to get from Basel to Biel/Bienne?

A train is the fastest way to get to Biel/Bienne from Basel with an average travel time for this journey around 1 h 13 min.

How many miles from Basel to Biel/Bienne would I travel?

Biel/Bienne is approximately 33 miles (53 km) away from Basel.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Basel to Biel/Bienne?

The average frequency per day from Basel to Biel/Bienne is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Basel and Biel/Bienne as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Basel? Where do I arrive in Biel/Bienne?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Basel to Biel/Bienne:

  • Trains mostly leave from Basel SBB and tend to arrive in Biel/Bienne.
Which travel companies can take me from Basel to Biel/Bienne?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Basel to Biel/Bienne, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Travel with SBB to go to Biel/Bienne by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find SBB Basel to Biel/Bienne tickets on Omio for $43 (€35).
Can I travel directly from Basel to Biel/Bienne?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Basel to Biel/Bienne:

  • You'll find 12 direct trains per day with SBB.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Biel/Bienne as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Basel and Biel/Bienne.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Basel to Biel/Bienne?
Many of our customers traveling from Basel to Biel/Bienne don't make Biel/Bienne their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Biel/Bienne are Zurich, Geneva or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Biel/Bienne to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Basel to Biel/Bienne one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Basel to Biel/Bienne, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A train ticket is costing on average $43 (€35) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Basel to Biel/Bienne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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