How to travel from Wuppertal to Basel

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Travel Information between Wuppertal and Basel

distanceDistance256 miles (413 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$49 - $187
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $49 (€43) • 14 h 4 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $187 (€165) • 3 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 256 miles (413 km) from Wuppertal to Basel. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $49 (€43). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Wuppertal to Basel.

Travel Tips: Travel from Wuppertal to Basel

Travel Tips: 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 Wuppertal to Basel.

International travel from Wuppertal, Germany to Basel, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Germany?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 3/22/23; 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 to Basel from Wuppertal.

Return travel to Wuppertal, Germany from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Switzerland?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Wuppertal, Germany was last verified on 3/22/23. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Wuppertal from Basel.

There are 3 ways to travel to Basel from Wuppertal including taking a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Wuppertal and Basel is by taking a bus with an average price of $49 (€43).

This is compared to other travel options to Basel:

Taking a bus is about $138 (€122) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $187 (€165) for this journey.

Taking a bus is usually $62 (€55) less than taking a train to Basel, which costs on average $111 (€98) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Basel from Wuppertal is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 40 min.

Other travel options to Basel can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 14 h 4 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 23 min   on average.

You should expect to travel around 256 miles (413 km) between Wuppertal and Basel.

The average frequency per day from Wuppertal to Basel is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 1 train per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Wuppertal to Basel:

  • Buses most often depart from Wuppertal at Wuppertal, Bf. Oberbarmen and arrive in Basel at Basel, Bahnhof.
  • Trains mostly depart from Wuppertal Hbf and arrive in Basel SBB.

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

  • You can travel by bus between Wuppertal and Basel with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Wuppertal to Basel tickets for $49 (€43) on Omio.
  • You can travel between Wuppertal and Basel by flight with HOP! You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $187 (€165) with HOP! From Wuppertal to Basel.
  • You can travel to Basel from Wuppertal by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $111 (€98) with Deutsche Bahn from Wuppertal to Basel.

Yes, there are direct services available from Wuppertal to Basel with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with with 1 direct bus per day.
  • You'll find 1 direct train per day with Deutsche Bahn.

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 Wuppertal and Basel.

Looking to extend your trip from Wuppertal to Basel? Many Omio customers who go from Wuppertal to Basel usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Zurich or Milan. If you're looking to explore Paris, Zurich or Milan from Basel, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $49 (€43) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $187 (€165) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $111 (€98) one way.

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

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