Bus from Basel to Zurich

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Do you want to travel by bus from Basel to Zurich?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Basel and arriving in Zurich and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Basel Zurich bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Basel and Zurich which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Zurich, alternative destinations from Basel, and the most popular airport shuttles from Zurich.

The cheapest train connections from Basel to Zurich

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets.

    4:37 AM
    Basel - Central Station SBB
    Duration 1h 12m
    5:49 AM
    Zurich - Central Station
  • OUI.sncf
    6:06 AM
    Duration 0h 54m
    7:00 AM
  • Deutsche Bahn
    9:47 PM
    Duration 1h 37m
    11:24 PM
  • TGV Lyria
    9:06 PM
    Duration 1h 20m
    10:26 PM

The cheapest carpooling offers from Basel to Zurich

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    1:40 PM
    Duration 1h 10m
    2:50 PM
  • BlaBlaCar
    1:40 AM
    Duration 1h 0m
    2:40 AM
  • BlaBlaCar
    10:30 PM
    Duration 0h 50m
    11:20 PM
  • BlaBlaCar
    8:30 AM
    Duration 1h 20m
    9:50 AM

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Bus Basel to Zurich: Further Information

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In the search bar, we have already set Basel as your place of departure and Zurich as your destination. We have also already set a default travel date. Generally, most people book 3-7 days in advance. If you want to check a specific date, simply select the corresponding day in the calendar to update your search.
Do you already know exactly when you plan to go back? Then check your return trip straight away, and simply select your preferred date for the route from Zurich to Basel.
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You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customize everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Basel Zurich bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Basel to Zurich!

Bus stops in Basel and Zurich

8048 Zurich (Switzerland)
Limmatstrasse , 8005 Zurich (Switzerland)
Bahnhofplatz , 8001 Zurich (Switzerland)
Hofwiesenstrasse 369, 8050 Zürich, Switzerland , Zurich (Switzerland)

FAQs about the bus route Basel to Zurich

How much does a Basel Zurich bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from . Compare offers to save money!

How long does a bus journey from Basel to Zurich take?

The fastest bus from Basel to Zurich starts at . In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Basel to Zurich?

The earliest bus arriving in Zurich from Basel starts at . However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Basel to Zurich?

The latest bus trip departing from Basel for Zurich starts at . Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Is there a direct bus from Basel to Zurich?

CheckMyBus currently compares direct bus connections for the Basel Zurich bus route. Simply use our search function to find a bus for your planned travel date that goes directly to Zurich from Basel.

What can I take with me on the Basel to Zurich bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Basel Zurich bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Basel Zurich bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Basel to Zurich on your planned travel date.

Compare Basel and Zurich

A cab ride in Basel is 6% more expensive than in Zurich.
A bus fare in Basel is 13% cheaper than in Zurich.
A large beer in Basel is 11% cheaper than in Zurich.
A bottle of water in Basel is 11% more expensive than in Zurich.
A meal in Basel is 3% cheaper than in Zurich.

Bus routes from Basel and Zurich

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