How to travel from Basel to Rust

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Travel Information between Basel and Rust

distanceDistance49 miles (79 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $30
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $24 (€22) • 1 h 2 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $24 (€22) • 1 h 2 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 49 miles (79 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Basel and Rust. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 2 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Basel to Rust.

Travel Tips: Travel from Basel to Rust

Travel to Rust easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Basel to Rust.

International travel from Basel, Switzerland to Rust, Germany is: Fully open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Switzerland?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Rust if traveling from Basel?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Rust, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 8/8/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Basel to Rust.

Return travel to Basel, Switzerland from Germany is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Germany?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Switzerland from Germany?

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Switzerland?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Basel, Switzerland was last verified on 8/3/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Basel from Rust.

There are 4 travel options from Basel to Rust: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Rust from Basel is by taking a train with an average price of $24 (€22).

This is compared to other travel options to Rust:

Taking a train is usually $6 (€6) less than taking a bus to Rust, which costs on average $30 (€28) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel between Basel and Rust is by train, which takes on average 1 h 2 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Rust by bus can take on average 1 h 50 min.

Rust is approximately 49 miles (79 km) away from Basel.

The average frequency per day from Basel to Rust is:

  • 3 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Basel to Rust 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 Rust:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Basel, Bahnhof to Rust, Rheinweg (Europa-Park).
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Basel to Rust depart from Basel SBB to Rust.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Basel to Rust:

  • You can travel by bus to Rust from Basel with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Basel to Rust tickets for $30 (€28) on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Basel and Rust with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Basel to Rust tickets for $24 (€22) on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Basel to Rust with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar with 1 direct bus per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Rust as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Rust from Basel.

Omio customers who travel from Basel to Rust often also extend their vacation to go to Strasbourg, Paris or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Rust and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before traveling from Basel to Rust, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $30 (€28) one way on average.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $24 (€22) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Basel to Rust tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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