How to travel from Winterthur to Basel

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Travel Information between Winterthur and Basel

distanceDistance55 miles (88 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $34
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€9) • 1 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $34 (€32) • 1 h 39 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSBB

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 55 miles (88 km) from Winterthur to Basel. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 39 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are SBB among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Winterthur to Basel.

Travel Tips: Travel from Winterthur to Basel

Travel to Basel easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Winterthur to Basel.

There are 4 travel options from Winterthur to Basel: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Winterthur to Basel is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $10 (€9) compared to other travel options to Basel:

A bus is generally $25 (€23) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $34 (€32) from Winterthur to Basel.

The fastest way from Winterthur to Basel is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 39 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 1 h 20 min.

You should expect to travel around 55 miles (88 km) between Winterthur and Basel.

The average frequency per day from Winterthur to Basel is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • 82 trains a day.

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Winterthur, Lagerhausstrasse / Archstrasse to Basel, Bahnhof.
  • Most travelers take a train from Winterthur Wülflingen to Basel SBB.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Winterthur to Basel, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with SBB for trains to Basel. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for SBB Winterthur to Basel tickets on Omio for $34 (€32).
Your trip from Winterthur to Basel doesn't have to end in Basel. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Paris or Milan. If you’d like to add Zurich, Paris or Milan to your Winterthur to Basel tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Basel today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $10 (€9) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $34 (€32) one way on average.

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

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