|Distance||179 miles (288 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$8 - $54|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $8 (€7) • 9 h 42 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $8 (€7) • 9 h 11 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus|
Take a bus, flight or train to travel 179 miles (288 km) between Basel and Merano. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 9 h 11 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $8 (€7). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Basel to Merano.
Travel from Basel, Switzerland to Merano, Italy is: Unrestricted.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
The government of Italy has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 3/8/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Merano from Basel closer to your planned date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return to Basel, Switzerland from Italy is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.
Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:
You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 2/21/23. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Basel from Merano closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 ways that you can travel between Basel and Merano. You can take a bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Basel to Merano is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $8 (€7) compared to other travel options to Merano:
Taking a train is about $46 (€41) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $54 (€48) for this trip.
A train is $15 (€13) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Basel to Merano costing on average $22 (€20).
The fastest way to get to Merano from Basel is by train with an average travel time of 9 h 11 min.
Other travel options to Merano can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 23 h 52 min.
In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min of travel time.
You should expect to travel around 179 miles (288 km) between Basel and Merano.
The average frequency per day from Basel to Merano is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Basel and Merano 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 from Basel to Merano:
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