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from Catania to Basel

You can get from Catania to Basel by train, bus or flight.

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Mon
May 23
$174Trenitalia
$128Flixbus
$95easyJet
Tue
May 24
$385Frecciarossa
$152Flixbus
$63easyJet
Wed
May 25
$385Frecciarossa
$176Flixbus
$107easyJet
Thu
May 26
$163Trenitalia
$141Flixbus
$43easyJet
Fri
May 27
$163Trenitalia
$69Flixbus
$51easyJet
Sat
May 28
$174Trenitalia
$132Flixbus
$51easyJet
Sun
May 29
$187Trenitalia
$121Flixbus
$134KLM

Travel Information from Catania to Basel

distanceDistance791 miles (1275 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$100 - $189
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $100 (€90) • 26 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $189 (€170) • 2 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Trenitalia

Travel 791 miles (1275 km) by bus, flight or train from Catania to Basel. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $100 (€90). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Catania to Basel.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Basel, Switzerland from Catania, Italy currently allowed?

International travel from Catania, Italy to Basel, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What measures do I need to follow in Basel, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 5/9/22; 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 Catania to Basel.

Are there restrictions on reentering Italy from Basel, Switzerland due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Catania, Italy from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Italy from Switzerland?

Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

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

Requirements for reentering Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

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

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

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

The above information about your return travel to Catania, Italy was last verified on 5/19/22. 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 Catania from Basel.

How do I travel from Catania to Basel?

There are 3 ways to get from Catania to Basel: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Catania to Basel?

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Basel is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $100 (€90) compared to other travel options to Basel:

A bus is generally $89 (€80) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $189 (€170) from Catania to Basel.

A bus is $40 (€36) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Catania to Basel costing on average $140 (€126).

What is the quickest way to get from Catania to Basel?

The quickest way to travel from Catania to Basel is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Basel by bus can take on average 26 h 45 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 20 h 34 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Catania to Basel would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 791 miles (1275 km) between Catania and Basel.

How many services a day are there between Catania and Basel?

The average frequency per day from Catania to Basel is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Catania to Basel as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Catania and in Basel?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Catania to Basel:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Catania, Autostazione to Basel, Bahnhof.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Catania Fontanarossa Airport and arrive in EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg.
  • Most travelers board their train from Catania Centrale and arrive in Basel SBB.

Who can get me from Catania to Basel?

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

  • You can go to Basel from Catania by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $100 (€90) with Flixbus from Catania to Basel on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane to Basel from Catania with Lufthansa Cityline, and you can find Lufthansa Cityline Catania to Basel tickets for $189 (€170) on Omio.
  • You can travel from Catania to Basel by train with Trenitalia. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $140 (€126) with Trenitalia from Catania to Basel.

Where should I go next after I travel between Catania and Basel?

Many of our customers traveling from Catania to Basel don't make Basel their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Basel are Zurich, Paris or Milan, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Basel to any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I buy tickets to Basel from Catania online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Catania to Basel, 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 journey costs on average $100 (€90) one way.
  • A plane ticket costs $189 (€170) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket costs $140 (€126) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Catania to Basel 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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