How to travel from Duisburg to Basel

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Travel Information between Duisburg and Basel

distanceDistance269 miles (434 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$39 - $185
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $39 (€35) • 9 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $185 (€165) • 2 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 269 miles (434 km) between Duisburg and Basel. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $39 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Duisburg to Basel.

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FAQs

Travel from Duisburg, Germany to Basel, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Basel from Duisburg restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Basel, Switzerland from Duisburg?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Duisburg to Basel closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Duisburg, Germany from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Duisburg, Germany from Basel, Switzerland?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Duisburg from Basel?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Duisburg, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. 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 Duisburg from Basel here.

There are 4 ways to get from Duisburg to Basel: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Duisburg to Basel is by taking a bus with an average price of $39 (€35).

This is compared to other travel options to Basel:

Taking a bus is about $146 (€130) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $185 (€165) for this journey.

Taking a bus is about $8 (€7) less than taking a train, which costs on average $47 (€42) for this journey.

The fastest way to get to Basel from Duisburg is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Basel can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 9 h 40 min.

In comparison, getting to Basel by train can take on average 7 h 10 min.

Basel is approximately 269 miles (434 km) away from Duisburg.

The average frequency per day from Duisburg to Basel is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 1 train per day.

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

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

  • Buses most often depart from Duisburg at Duisburg, Otto-Keller Strasse and arrive in Basel at Basel, Bahnhof.
  • Trains mostly depart from Duisburg Hbf and arrive in Basel SBB.

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

  • You can travel by bus to Basel from Duisburg with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Duisburg to Basel tickets for $39 (€35) on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane to Basel from Duisburg with HOP! And you can find HOP! Duisburg to Basel tickets for $185 (€165) on Omio.
  • You can go to Basel from Duisburg by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $47 (€42) with Deutsche Bahn from Duisburg to Basel on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Duisburg to Basel often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Zurich, Paris or Milan. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Duisburg and Basel itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Basel and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Duisburg to Basel, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $39 (€35) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost $185 (€165) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $47 (€42) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Duisburg to Basel online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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