You can get from Brussels to Basel by train, bus or flight.
To get from Brussels to Basel on Dec 3 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||269 miles (434 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$31 - $232|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $31 (€26) • 8 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $232 (€193) • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 269 miles (434 km) by bus, flight or train between Brussels and Basel. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $31 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Brussels to Basel.
International travel from Brussels, Belgium to Basel, Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/29/21; 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 Brussels to Basel.
The current restriction level for returning to Brussels, Belgium from Switzerland is: Partially open.
Reentering Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
All travelers returning to Belgium must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 12/1/21. 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 Brussels from Basel here.
There are 3 ways to get from Brussels to Basel: bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Basel is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $31 (€26) compared to other travel options to Basel:
Taking a bus is usually $200 (€167) less than taking a flight to Basel, which costs on average $232 (€193) for the same trip.
A bus is generally $53 (€44) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $84 (€70) from Brussels to Basel.
The fastest way from Brussels to Basel is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.
There are alternative travel options to Basel that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 8 h 30 min of travel time.
In comparison, getting to Basel by train can take on average 6 h 22 min.
The distance is approximately 269 miles (434 km) from Brussels to Basel.
The average frequency per day from Brussels to Basel is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Brussels to Basel as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Brussels to Basel:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Brussels to Basel, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip from Brussels to Basel, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Brussels to Basel online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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