How to get from Milan to Basel by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Milan to Basel is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||163 miles (263 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$28 - $119|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $28 (€25) • 5 h 10 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $119 (€105) • 4 h 12 min|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus or Trenitalia|
Take a bus or train to travel 163 miles (263 km) to Basel from Milan. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 12 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $28 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are FlixBus or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Milan to Basel.
You can travel by train or bus for as low as $23 (€20). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next travel trip between Milan and Basel, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.
Alsa is the main provider of travel travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK travel company National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of travel with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal travel with free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium travel provide more luxurious services when traveling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other travel tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.
There are 2 options to travel to Basel from Milan including taking a bus or train.
The cheapest way to travel from Milan to Basel is a bus with an average price of $28 (€25).
This is compared to other travel options from Milan to Basel:
Taking a bus costs $90 (€80) less than taking a train, which costs on average $119 (€105) for the same trip.
The fastest way from Milan to Basel is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 12 min.
There are alternative travel options to Basel that take longer:
Bus takes on average 5 h 10 min.
You should expect to travel around 163 miles (263 km) between Milan and Basel.
The average frequency per day from Milan to Basel is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Milan and Basel as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Milan to Basel:
The following travel companies offer services from Milan to Basel:
Yes, there are direct services available from Milan to Basel with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Basel as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Milan and Basel.