How to travel from London to Basel

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Travel Information from London to Basel

distanceDistance438 miles (707 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$35 - $85
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $35 (€31) • 1 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $35 (€31) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or easyJet

Travel 438 miles (707 km) by bus or flight between London and Basel. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $35 (€31). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or easyJet among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Basel.

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International travel from London, United Kingdom to Basel, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from United Kingdom?

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

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

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 between London and Basel.

The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to London from Basel restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 5/16/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Basel closer to your date of departure here.

There are 2 ways to travel to Basel from London including taking a bus or flight.

The cheapest way to travel to Basel from London is by taking a flight with an average price of $35 (€31).

This is compared to other travel options to Basel:

A flight is generally $51 (€45) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $85 (€77) from London to Basel.

The fastest way from London to Basel is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 35 min.

There are alternative travel options to Basel that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Basel by bus can take on average 18 h 30 min.

The distance is approximately 438 miles (707 km) from London to Basel.

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

  • Most travelers board their plane from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg.

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

  • You can take a bus from London to Basel with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $85 (€77) with Flixbus from London to Basel.
  • You can travel by plane from London to Basel with easyJet, and you can find easyJet London to Basel tickets for $35 (€31) on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from London 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!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $85 (€77) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $35 (€31) one way.

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

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