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from Rome to Basel

You can get from Rome to Basel by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Rome to Basel on Sep 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:00AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport4h05 12:05PMEuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg
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$2981One-way
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08:00AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport4h05 12:05PMEuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg
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$2981One-way
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07:05AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport3h35 10:40AMEuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg
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$3061One-way
01:25PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport4h05 05:30PMEuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg
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$3061One-way
01:15PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport5h15 06:30PMEuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg
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$2981One-way

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Fri
Sep 24
$194Trenitalia
$92Flixbus
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Sat
Sep 25
$194Trenitalia
$62Flixbus
$298Lufthansa
Sun
Sep 26
$194Trenitalia
$62Flixbus
$255easyJet
Mon
Sep 27
$117Trenitalia
$62Flixbus
$139Vueling
Tue
Sep 28
$104Trenitalia
$75Flixbus
$179Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 29
$118Trenitalia
$62Flixbus
$178Austrian Airlines
Thu
Sep 30
$143Trenitalia
$50Flixbus
$209Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$183Trenitalia
$62Flixbus
$58easyJet
Sat
Oct 2
$104Trenitalia
$62Flixbus
$179Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 3
$193Frecciarossa
$62Flixbus
$209Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$175Frecciarossa
$75Flixbus
$56easyJet
Wed
Oct 6
$118Trenitalia
$50Flixbus
$178Austrian Airlines
Thu
Oct 7
$118Trenitalia
$50Flixbus
$61easyJet
Fri
Oct 8
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$58easyJet
Sat
Oct 9
$168Frecciarossa
$50Flixbus
$179Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
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$45Flixbus
$112easyJet
Mon
Oct 11
$104Trenitalia
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$127easyJet
Tue
Oct 12
$104Trenitalia
$45Flixbus
$129Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 13
$104Trenitalia
$45Flixbus
$334Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 14
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$45Flixbus
$52easyJet

Travel Information from Rome to Basel

distanceDistance458 miles (739 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$45 - $105
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $45 (€36) • 13 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $69 (€55) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, Flixbus or Trenitalia

Travel 458 miles (739 km) by flight, bus or train to Basel from Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $45 (€36). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are easyJet, Flixbus or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Rome to Basel.

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FAQs
Does Switzerland have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Basel from Rome?

Travel from Rome, Italy to Basel, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Basel from Rome restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

The above information was last verified on 9/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Rome and Basel closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Rome, Italy from Basel, Switzerland?

The restriction level for your return to Rome, Italy from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Rome from Basel restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Rome, Italy?

You should observe these safety measures in Italy 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 Italy was last checked on 9/23/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Rome from Basel closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Rome to Basel?

There are 3 travel options from Rome to Basel: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Rome to Basel?

The cheapest way to go to Basel from Rome is by taking a bus, which costs on average $45 (€36).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Basel:

A bus is $24 (€19) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Rome to Basel costing on average $69 (€55).

A bus is $60 (€48) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Rome to Basel costing on average $105 (€84).

What is the quickest way to get from Rome to Basel?

The quickest way to travel to Basel from Rome is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Basel by bus can take on average 13 h.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 13 h 1 min   of travel time.

How far is Basel from Rome?

The Rome to Basel distance is around 458 miles (739 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Rome to Basel?

The average frequency per day from Rome to Basel is:

  • 7 trains a day.

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

When traveling to Basel from Rome, what are the departure and arrival points in Rome and Basel?

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

    Which travel companies can take me from Rome to Basel?

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

    • You can take a flight from Rome to Basel with easyJet. Cheap tickets can be found for $69 (€55) with easyJet from Rome to Basel.
    • You can take a bus from Rome to Basel with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $45 (€36) with Flixbus from Rome to Basel.
    • You can travel between Rome and Basel by train with Trenitalia. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $105 (€84) with Trenitalia from Rome to Basel.
    What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Rome to Basel?
    Many of our customers traveling from Rome 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 should I purchase a ticket from Rome to Basel online to score the best deals?

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

    • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $69 (€55) one way.
    • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $45 (€36) one way.
    • A train ticket costs $105 (€84) one way on average for this trip.

    But we recommend booking Rome to Basel tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Rome
    Basel
    Roma Ostiense
    Amenities
    Roma Termini
    Amenities
    Refreshments
    WC

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
    This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
    Roma Tiburtina
    Amenities