How to get from Basel to Paris by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Basel to Paris is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||255 miles (412 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$54 - $158|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $54 (€49) • 10 h 35 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $158 (€142) • 3 h 43 min|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus or SNCF | TGV INOUI|
Travel 255 miles (412 km) by bus or train between Basel and Paris. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 43 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $54 (€49). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are FlixBus or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Basel to Paris.
You can travel by bus or flight for as low as $29 (€26). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Air France is France's leading airline offering flights within and outside Europe; you can choose different ticket types for your travel between Basel and Paris including: Economy Light, Economy Standard, Economy Flex, Premium Economy and Business.
There are 2 ways to get from Basel to Paris: bus or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Basel and Paris is a bus with an average price of $54 (€49).
This is compared to other travel options from Basel to Paris:
Taking a bus costs $103 (€93) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $158 (€142).
The quickest way to travel from Basel to Paris is by train, which takes on average 3 h 43 min compared to other travel options that take longer:
Taking a bus requires on average 10 h 35 min of travel time.
Paris is approximately 255 miles (412 km) away from Basel.
The average frequency per day from Basel to Paris is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Basel to Paris 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 Paris:
The following travel companies offer services from Basel to Paris:
Yes, there are direct routes from Basel to Paris with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Paris 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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