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from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau

You can get from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau on Sep 28 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:13PMBasel SBB0h40 08:53PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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$251One-way
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09:13PMBasel SBB0h43 09:56PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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$231One-way
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09:06AMBasel SBB0h41 09:47AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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$251One-way
10:13AMBasel SBB0h42 10:55AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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$251One-way
06:13PMBasel SBB0h42 06:55PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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$251One-way

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Mon
Sep 27
$24Deutsche Bahn with connection
$7Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
Sep 29
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Sep 30
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
Oct 1
$23Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus
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Oct 2
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Oct 3
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Oct 4
$23Deutsche Bahn
$7Flixbus
Tue
Oct 5
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 6
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Oct 7
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Fri
Oct 8
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Oct 9
$23Deutsche Bahn
$24Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Oct 10
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 11
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
Oct 12
$23Deutsche Bahn
$7Flixbus
Wed
Oct 13
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Oct 14
$23Deutsche Bahn
$7Flixbus
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Oct 15
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 16
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Oct 17
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Travel Information to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel

distanceDistance32 miles (52 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $25
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $24 (€19) • 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $24 (€19) • 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 32 miles (52 km) by bus or train from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Basel, Switzerland to Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany?

International travel from Basel, Switzerland to Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Switzerland?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Freiburg im Breisgau if traveling from Basel?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What measures do I need to follow in Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/26/21; 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 between Basel and Freiburg im Breisgau.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Switzerland from Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Basel, Switzerland from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau restricted?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 9/23/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Basel from Freiburg im Breisgau closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau?

You can travel between Basel and Freiburg im Breisgau 2 different ways: bus or train.

How do I get from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $24 (€19) compared to other travel options to Freiburg im Breisgau:

Taking a train is usually $1 (€1) less than taking a bus to Freiburg im Breisgau, which costs on average $25 (€20) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau?

The fastest way from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau is by train with an average journey time of 40 min.

There are alternative travel options to Freiburg im Breisgau that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 1 h.

How far is it from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau?

The distance from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau is approximately 32 miles (52 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau?

The average frequency per day from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau is:

  • 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Basel? Where do I arrive in Freiburg im Breisgau?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau:

  • Trains most often depart from Basel at Basel Bahnhof SBB and arrive in Freiburg im Breisgau at Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB.
Which travel companies can take me from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau:

  • You can travel by bus to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel with Deutsche Bahn with connection, and you can find Deutsche Bahn with connection Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau tickets for $25 (€20) on Omio.
  • You can go to Freiburg im Breisgau from Basel by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $24 (€19) with Deutsche Bahn from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau on Omio.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau?
Your trip from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau doesn't have to end in Freiburg im Breisgau. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Munich or Paris. If you’d like to add Berlin, Munich or Paris to your Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Freiburg im Breisgau today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Basel to Freiburg im Breisgau, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $25 (€20) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $24 (€19) one way on average.

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