How to travel from Chemnitz to Basel

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Travel Information from Chemnitz to Basel

distanceDistance330 miles (532 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$53 - $223
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $53 (€47) • 13 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $206 (€184) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, KLM or ÖBB | Nightjet

Travel 330 miles (532 km) by bus, flight or train from Chemnitz to Basel. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $53 (€47). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, KLM or ÖBB | Nightjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Chemnitz to Basel.

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FAQs

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

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Germany?

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

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

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 5/23/22; 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 between Chemnitz and Basel.

The restriction level for your return to Chemnitz, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Chemnitz from Basel restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Chemnitz from Basel?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Chemnitz, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 5/24/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Chemnitz from Basel closer to your date of departure here.

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

The cheapest way to go to Basel from Chemnitz is by taking a bus, which costs on average $53 (€47).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Basel:

A bus is generally $153 (€137) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $206 (€184) from Chemnitz to Basel.

Taking a bus is about $170 (€152) less than taking a train, which costs on average $223 (€199) for this journey.

The quickest way to travel from Chemnitz to Basel is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 13 h 55 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 9 h 44 min   on average.

The distance from Chemnitz to Basel is approximately 330 miles (532 km).

The average frequency per day from Chemnitz to Basel is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Chemnitz 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 when traveling from Chemnitz to Basel:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Chemnitz and arrive in Basel, Bahnhof.
  • Most travelers board their train from Chemnitz Hbf and arrive in Basel SBB.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Chemnitz to Basel, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Basel. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Chemnitz to Basel tickets on Omio for $53 (€47).
  • Travel with KLM for flights to Basel. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for KLM Chemnitz to Basel tickets on Omio for $206 (€184).
  • ÖBB | Nightjet can take you to Basel by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for ÖBB | Nightjet from Chemnitz to Basel for $223 (€199).
Looking to extend your trip from Chemnitz to Basel? Many Omio customers who go from Chemnitz to Basel usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Paris or Milan. If you're looking to explore Zurich, Paris or Milan from Basel, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $53 (€47) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $206 (€184) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $223 (€199) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Chemnitz 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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