How to travel from Basel to Ludwigshafen

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Travel Tips: Travel from Basel to Ludwigshafen

Travel to Ludwigshafen 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 Ludwigshafen.

Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Ludwigshafen, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Ludwigshafen from Basel?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Ludwigshafen, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 5/20/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Basel to Ludwigshafen.

The current restriction level for returning to Basel, Switzerland from Germany is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Basel, Switzerland from Ludwigshafen, Germany?

Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Basel from Ludwigshafen?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Which rules do I need to follow in Basel, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 5/9/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Basel from Ludwigshafen here.

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Basel and Ludwigshafen. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Ludwigshafen from Basel is by taking a bus, which costs on average $17 (€15).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Ludwigshafen:

Taking a bus is usually $92 (€83) less than taking a flight to Ludwigshafen, which costs on average $109 (€98) for the same trip.

A bus is $18 (€16) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Basel to Ludwigshafen costing on average $34 (€31).

The fastest way from Basel to Ludwigshafen is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h.

There are alternative travel options to Ludwigshafen that can usually take longer:

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In comparison, going by train can take 3 h 27 min   on average.

The Basel to Ludwigshafen distance is around 138 miles (223 km).

The average frequency per day from Basel to Ludwigshafen is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Ludwigshafen from Basel as scheduled services by bus, flight 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 Ludwigshafen:

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Basel to Ludwigshafen depart from Basel, Bahnhof to Ludwigshafen am Rhein, ZOB.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Basel to Ludwigshafen depart from Basel SBB to Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Berliner Platz.

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

  • You can take a bus from Basel to Ludwigshafen with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $17 (€15) with Flixbus from Basel to Ludwigshafen.
  • You can go to Ludwigshafen from Basel by plane with Lufthansa Cityline. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $109 (€98) with Lufthansa Cityline from Basel to Ludwigshafen on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Basel and Ludwigshafen with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Basel to Ludwigshafen tickets for $34 (€31) on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Basel to Ludwigshafen often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Cologne. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Basel and Ludwigshafen itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Ludwigshafen and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Basel to Ludwigshafen, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $17 (€15) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $109 (€98) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $34 (€31) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Basel to Ludwigshafen online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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