How to travel from Basel to Sion

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from Basel to Sion

How to get from Basel to Sion by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Basel to Sion is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information to Sion from Basel

distanceDistance92 miles (148 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$61 - $39
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $39 (€34) • 9 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $61 (€53) • 2 h 32 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or SBB

Travel 92 miles (148 km) by train or bus between Basel and Sion. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar or SBB among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Basel to Sion.

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Find the best journey to Sion from Basel with SBB. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most popular trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next travel trip to Sion from Basel, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.

    FAQs: Travel from Basel to Sion

    FAQs: Travel to Sion 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 Sion.

    There are 2 ways to get from Basel to Sion: train or bus.

    The cheapest way to travel from Basel to Sion is a bus with an average price of $39 (€34).

    This is compared to other travel options from Basel to Sion:

    A bus is () less than a ferry for this journey with tickets for a ferry from Basel to Sion costing on average ().

    A bus is () less than a flight with an average ticket price of () from Basel to Sion.

    Taking a bus costs $21 (€19) less than taking a train, which costs on average $61 (€53) for the same trip.

    The fastest way from Basel to Sion is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 32 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Sion that take longer:

    Taking a bus requires on average 9 h 50 min of travel time.

    The distance from Basel to Sion is approximately 92 miles (148 km).

    The average frequency per day from Basel to Sion is:

    • Around 1 bus per day.
    • 3 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Basel and Sion as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Basel to Sion:

    • Trains mostly leave from Basel SBB and tend to arrive in Gare de Sion.

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

    • You can go to Sion from Basel by bus with BlaBlaCar or FlixBus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $39 (€34) with FlixBus from Basel to Sion on Omio.
    • You can go to Sion from Basel by train with SBB. You'll see cheap train tickets for $61 (€53) with SBB from Basel to Sion on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct routes from Basel to Sion with the following travel companies:

    • You can book a direct bus with.
    • You'll find direct ferries with.
    • You can take a direct flight with.
    • You can book a direct train with.

    Direct services to Sion 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.

    Omio customers who travel from Basel to Sion often also extend their vacation to go to Milan, Geneva, Milano Centrale, Paris or Geneva International Airport. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Sion and these popular destinations at a great price.

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