You can get from Basel to Munich by train, bus or flight.
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|Distance||189 miles (305 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$26 - $103|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $26 (€21) • 7 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $103 (€84) • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||Lufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Take a flight, bus or train to travel 189 miles (305 km) between Basel and Munich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $26 (€21). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Lufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Basel to Munich.
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Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Munich, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of entry into Germany:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 10/23/21. 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 between Basel and Munich.
The current restriction level for returning to Basel, Switzerland from Germany is: Partially open.
Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
All travelers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 10/23/21. 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 Munich here.
There are 3 travel options from Basel to Munich: flight, bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Basel to Munich is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $26 (€21) compared to other travel options to Munich:
A bus is generally $78 (€63) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $103 (€84) from Basel to Munich.
Taking a bus is usually $7 (€6) less than taking a train to Munich, which costs on average $33 (€27) for the same trip.
The fastest way from Basel to Munich is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h.
There are alternative travel options to Munich that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 5 min of travel time.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 4 h 44 min.
You should expect to travel around 189 miles (305 km) between Basel and Munich.
The average frequency per day from Basel to Munich is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Basel to Munich as scheduled services by flight, 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 Munich:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Basel to Munich with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Munich 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.
When planning your trip from Basel to Munich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Basel to Munich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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