You can get from Basel to Munich by train, bus or flight.
To get from Basel to Munich on Aug 15 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||189 miles (305 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$24 - $374|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $24 (€22) • 5 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $374 (€346) • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 189 miles (305 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Basel to 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 $24 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Basel to Munich.
Travel from Basel, Switzerland to Munich, Germany is: Fully open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 8/8/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Munich from Basel closer to your planned date of departure here.
The current restriction level for returning to Basel, Switzerland from Germany is: Fully open.
Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully 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 8/3/22. 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 Munich here.
There are 4 ways to travel between Basel and Munich including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to get from Basel to Munich is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $24 (€22) compared to other travel options to Munich:
A bus is $350 (€324) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Basel to Munich costing on average $374 (€346).
Taking a bus is usually $17 (€16) less than taking a train to Munich, which costs on average $41 (€38) for the same trip.
The quickest way to travel to Munich from Basel is by flight, which takes on average 1 h compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 5 h 30 min.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 4 h 31 min.
The distance is approximately 189 miles (305 km) from Basel to Munich.
The average frequency per day from Basel to Munich is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Basel to Munich as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry 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:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Basel to Munich, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Basel to Munich with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Munich as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Munich from Basel.
When planning your trip from Basel to Munich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book 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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