How to get from Basel to Biel/Bienne by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Basel to Biel/Bienne is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||33 miles (53 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$19 - $39|
|Fastest mode||Train • $19 (€16) • 59 min|
|Popular travel companies||SBB or SBB|
Travel 33 miles (53 km) by bus or train from Basel to Biel/Bienne. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are SBB or SBB among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Basel to Biel/Bienne.
Find the best journey to Biel/Bienne from Basel with SBB. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most convenient trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.
SBB is the national railway company of Switzerland which operates trains from Basel to Biel/Bienne. It operates a wide range of trains, including InterCity, InterRegio, RegioExpress, Regio, S-Bahn, and InterCityExpress. InterCity trains are the fastest, with speeds of up to 200 km/h, while Regio trains are the slowest, with speeds of up to 120 km/h. SBB also offers a variety of ticket types, such as the Swiss Travel Pass, Half-Fare Card, and Super Saver tickets. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a restaurant car. The most popular routes for SBB are from Zurich to Geneva, Basel to Bern, and Geneva to Lausanne.
There are 2 options to travel from Basel to Biel/Bienne including taking a bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Basel to Biel/Bienne is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $19 (€16) compared to other travel options to Biel/Bienne:
Taking a train costs $20 (€17) less than taking a bus, which average ticket prices of $39 (€34).
The distance from Basel to Biel/Bienne is approximately 33 miles (53 km).
The average frequency per day from Basel to Biel/Bienne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Biel/Bienne from Basel as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Basel to Biel/Bienne:
The following travel companies offer services from Basel to Biel/Bienne:
Yes, there are direct routes from Basel to Biel/Bienne with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Biel/Bienne tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.