How to get from Basel to Munich by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Basel to Munich is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||189 miles (305 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$18 - $38|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $18 (€16) • 5 h 45 min|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Take a bus or train to travel 189 miles (305 km) to Munich from Basel. A bus is best for those looking to save money on this journey, with tickets costing about $18 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Basel to Munich.
You can travel by bus or flight for as low as $18 (€16). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
Germany's largest airline is Lufthansa. Fly between Basel and Munich and book your most convinient travel ticket from Lufthansa's many ticket options including: Economy Light, Economy Classic, Economy Flex, Business Class and First Class.
There are 2 options to travel to Munich from Basel including taking a bus or train.
The cheapest way to go to Munich from Basel is by taking a bus, which costs on average $18 (€16).
This is compared to other ways of getting from Basel to Munich:
A bus is $19 (€17) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Basel to Munich costing on average $38 (€33).
The fastest way from Basel to Munich is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 40 min.
There are alternative travel options to Munich that take longer:
Getting to Munich by bus takes 5 h 45 min on average.
Taking a train requires on average 5 h 53 min of travel time.
The distance from Basel to Munich is approximately 189 miles (305 km).
The average frequency per day from Basel to Munich is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Munich from Basel as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Basel to Munich:
The following travel companies offer services from Basel to Munich:
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 journey.
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