Bus Basel to Zurich and return

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If you want to take a bus from Basel to Zurich, then you've come to the right place. This route is served by 3 bus operators: FlixBus, Viaggi Gulli and Eurolines France. Usually, there are bus tickets available for around $8.56. The fastest bus will take you from Zurich to Basel within . Just click "Find Now" and see all available bus schedules!

Basel to Zurich Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$8.56
Fastest Bus1h 10m
Distance46.1 miles
Bus CompaniesFlixBus, Eurolines France
  Bus Basel - Zurich    46 mi
Ø Bus connections5 x
Savings-95%

The cheapest bus routes from Basel to Zurich

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Basel
    Zurich
      7:10 PM
      8:25 PM
    14 Dec
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Basel
    Zurich
      7:10 PM
      8:25 PM
    1 Nov
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Basel
    Zurich
      7:10 PM
      8:20 PM
    31 Oct
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Basel
    Zurich
      7:10 PM
      8:25 PM
    3 Nov
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Basel
    Zurich
      7:10 PM
      8:25 PM
    12 Nov
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Basel
    Zurich
      7:10 PM
      8:20 PM
    27 Oct
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Basel
    Zurich
      7:10 PM
      8:20 PM
    2 Nov
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Basel
    Zurich
      9:10 PM
      9:30 AM
    2 Nov
    +2
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $77.88
  • Basel
    Zurich
      9:10 PM
      9:30 AM
    2 Nov
    +2
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $81.22
  • Basel
    Zurich
      9:10 PM
      9:30 AM
    2 Nov
    +2
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $85.67
  • Basel
    Zurich
      9:10 PM
      12:45 AM
    2 Nov
    +2
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $94.57
  • Basel
    Zurich
      9:10 PM
      9:00 PM
    2 Nov
    +2
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $155.20
  • Basel
    Zurich
      9:10 PM
      9:00 PM
    2 Nov
    +2
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $157.98
  • Basel
    Zurich
      9:10 PM
      9:00 PM
    2 Nov
    +2
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $173.78


  Train Basel - Zurich    46 mi
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Basel to Zurich

%No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.
  • Basel
    Zurich
      6:33 AM
      7:26 AM
    9 Nov
    OUI.sncfOUI.sncf
    from $35.16
  • Basel
    Zurich
      11:33 AM
      12:26 PM
    5 Nov
    OUI.sncfOUI.sncf
    from $35.16
  • Basel
    Zurich
      7:33 PM
      8:26 PM
    8 Nov
    TGV LyriaTGV Lyria
    from $35.16
  • Basel
    Zurich
      9:46 AM
      11:26 AM
    27 Oct
    SNCFSNCF
    from $43.50


  Carpooling Basel - Zurich    46 mi
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Basel to Zurich

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  • Basel
    Zurich
      10:30 PM
      11:20 PM
    27 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $4.45
  • Basel
    Zurich
      10:30 PM
      11:20 PM
    20 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $4.45
  • Basel
    Zurich
      4:00 PM
      5:10 PM
    2 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $5.56
  • Basel
    Zurich
      7:40 PM
      8:40 PM
    8 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $5.56


  Bus Zurich - Basel    46 mi
Ø Bus connections5 x
Savings-44%

The cheapest bus routes from Zurich to Basel

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Zurich
    Basel
      10:20 AM
      11:50 AM
    3 Nov
    Union IvkoniUnion Ivkoni
    from $4.77
  • Zurich
    Basel
      10:20 AM
      11:50 AM
    27 Oct
    Union IvkoniUnion Ivkoni
    from $4.77
  • Zurich
    Basel
      10:20 AM
      11:50 AM
    2 Nov
    Union IvkoniUnion Ivkoni
    from $4.77
  • Zurich
    Basel
      7:15 PM
      8:35 PM
    12 Nov
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Zurich
    Basel
      7:15 PM
      8:35 PM
    9 Nov
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Zurich
    Basel
      7:15 PM
      8:35 PM
    19 Nov
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Zurich
    Basel
      4:45 PM
      6:40 PM
    6 Dec
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Zurich
    Basel
      4:45 PM
      6:40 PM
    20 Oct
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Zurich
    Basel
      4:45 PM
      6:40 PM
    16 Nov
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56
  • Zurich
    Basel
      4:45 PM
      6:40 PM
    2 Nov
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $8.56


  Train Zurich - Basel    46 mi
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Zurich to Basel

%No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.
  • Zurich
    Basel
      9:30 PM
      11:01 PM
    2 Nov
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $36.05
  • Zurich
    Basel
      6:00 AM
      7:29 AM
    2 Nov
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $36.05
  • Zurich
    Basel
      5:34 PM
      7:40 PM
    20 Oct
    OUI.sncfOUI.sncf
    from $39.05
  • Zurich
    Basel
      2:34 PM
      4:10 PM
    25 Oct
    OUI.sncfOUI.sncf
    from $43.50


  Carpooling Zurich - Basel    46 mi
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Zurich to Basel

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Zurich
    Basel
      3:00 PM
      4:10 PM
    20 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $4.45
  • Zurich
    Basel
      8:50 PM
      10:00 PM
    21 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $4.45
  • Zurich
    Basel
      4:00 PM
      5:00 PM
    31 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $5.14
  • Zurich
    Basel
      4:00 PM
      5:00 PM
    25 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $5.56


Current ticket prices

A family visit is long overdue or you'd simply like to go traveling for some time but you're a bit short of cash right now? Then the bus is the perfect option! Tickets for the trip of your choice from Basel to Zurich can currently be booked for only $8.56. Should you purchase your ticket at short notice, however, the trip might be a bit more expensive. If the bus sounds like a good idea but you're a bit worried about long traveling times, simply opt for the fastest one and you'll reach your destination within .

Bus stops in Basel and Zurich

  Stations
Limmatstrasse , 8005 Zurich (Switzerland)

More on bus features and services

Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only inexpensive but it's also the green way to travel thanks to its low carbon emissions.

Traveling by bus has also become as comfortable as flying or taking the train. In recent years, companies have stepped up their game when it comes to on-board features by offering everything from power plugs, USB plugs, to complimentary wireless internet. When taking a look at the search results displayed on our page, you can immediately see all features offered by all companies. For instance, complimentary wireless internet can be found on board most buses operated by FlixBus. That way you'll be able to chat with friends while on the road.

A generous luggage allowance also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's companies. Your trip from Zurich to Basel can become a lot easier if you do your research before you embark on your journey. Most companies offering bus trips from Basel to Zurich, allow you to take a regular-size baggage in addition to carry-on baggage. Additional luggage or bulky luggage can usually be booked for an extra fee.

Take a look at the exact location of the stations in both cities, find out about departure times and book the ideal bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current special offers for your Basel – Zurich bus. The choice is yours - begin traveling smart now!

Basel and Zurich: Useful Info

Basel
164,488
Zurich
402,762
Taxi
$10.46
$9.93
Basel
Zurich
A cab ride in Basel is 6% more expensive than in Zurich.
Local buses
$3.65
$4.15
Basel
Zurich
A bus fare in Basel is 13% cheaper than in Zurich.
Beer
$6.33
$7.09
Basel
Zurich
A large beer in Basel is 11% cheaper than in Zurich.
Water
$1.37
$1.22
Basel
Zurich
A bottle of water in Basel is 11% more expensive than in Zurich.
Meal
$23.05
$23.65
Basel
Zurich
A meal in Basel is 3% cheaper than in Zurich.
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