How to get from Madrid to Basel by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Madrid to Basel is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||743 miles (1199 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or flight|
|Ticket price range||$112 - $188|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $112 (€100) • 25 h 35 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $188 (€168) • 9 h 40 min|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus or Vueling|
Travel 743 miles (1199 km) by bus or flight to Basel from Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 9 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $112 (€100). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus or Vueling among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Madrid to Basel.
You can travel by bus or flight for as low as $59 (€53). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Vueling is one of Spain’s leading low-cost airlines where you can choose between Basic, Optima or Time Flex tickets for your next travel to Basel from Madrid.
There are 2 options to travel between Madrid and Basel including taking a bus or flight.
The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Basel is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $112 (€100) compared to other travel options to Basel:
Taking a bus costs $76 (€68) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $188 (€168) for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Basel from Madrid is by flight with an average travel time of 9 h 40 min.
Other travel options to Basel take longer:
Getting to Basel by bus takes 25 h 35 min on average.
The Madrid to Basel distance is around 743 miles (1199 km).
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Madrid to Basel:
The following travel companies offer services from Madrid to Basel: