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Düsseldorf to Basel by bus

The journey from Düsseldorf to Basel by bus is 255.92 mi and takes 11 hr 29 min. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:25 AM and the last at 10:35 PM. It is possible to travel from Düsseldorf to Basel by bus for as little as $20.51 or as much as $169.33. The best price for this journey is $20.51.

Lowest Price$20.51
Journey Duration11 hr 29 min
Connection per Day8
Lowest Price$20.51
Highest Price$169.33
First Departure1:25 AM
Last Departure10:35 PM
Distance255.92 mi
DepartureDüsseldorf
ArrivalBasel
CarriersFlixBus DACH GmbH, TERMore

Düsseldorf to Basel Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Apr 21, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Düsseldorf to Basel?

When you're traveling from Düsseldorf to Basel, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $52.40. You might be able to find prices as low as $20.51, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Düsseldorf to Basel. On average, though, you'll pay about $52.40 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

How long does it take to get from Düsseldorf to Basel by bus?

The distance between Düsseldorf to Basel is approximately 255.92 mi. In general, it will take you about 11 hr 29 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey from Düsseldorf to Basel covers a distance of 255.92 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 11 hr 29 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 9 hr 5 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Düsseldorf to Basel faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

How many times a day do journeys run from Düsseldorf to Basel?

You will be able to travel from Düsseldorf to Basel using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 8 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Düsseldorf to Basel using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 1 direct connections from Düsseldorf to Basel each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 7 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Düsseldorf to Basel. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Düsseldorf to Basel
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Düsseldorf to Basel.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Düsseldorf to Basel, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Düsseldorf to Basel.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Düsseldorf to Basel

The cheapest Düsseldorf - Basel bus tickets can be found for as low as $23.84 if you’re lucky, or $39.86 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $61.57.

Find the best day to travel to Basel by bus

When travelling to Basel by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

SNCF, the French national railway company, offers TER, a comprehensive regional train service. TER (Transport Express Régional) trains connect cities, and villages within regions of France, offering local transportation for commuters and tourists as they explore the regional culture, landscape, and attractions through its vast network of regional routes. TER trains are slower than the high-speed trains but offer a more affordable and comfortable alternative for shorter journeys within the regions.

Ticket types and facilities from Düsseldorf to Basel

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by FlixTrain and TER when traveling from Düsseldorf to Basel.

Standard

A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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Standard

TER train tickets have a fixed "Tarif Normal" fare and are valid for a single journey until midnight the day after validation in platform stamp machines. Some regions may offer off-peak discounts.
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
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TER trains are currently without WiFi services.
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Modern TER trains come equipped with power sockets.
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TER trains have no restrictions on the size of bags, as long as they are within your personal handling capability and can fit in designated luggage areas.
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Accès TER' offers specialized assistance for passengers with disabilities or reduced mobility, ensuring a seamless travel experience.
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TER trains do not provide onboard catering; consider bringing your refreshments.
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Traveling with a bike on TER trains is free, simply hang it or store it in designated areas on a first-come, first-served basis, booking not available.
Services on board TER, FlixTrain and BlaBlaCar Bus from Düsseldorf to Basel
Compare services on board when travelling from Düsseldorf to Basel by bus.
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Düsseldorf to Basel CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
28.83kg
Bus
30.89kg
Flight
82.37kg
Car
65.9kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Düsseldorf to Basel?
A bus ticket from Düsseldorf to Basel is $52.40. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $20.51.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Düsseldorf to Basel?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Düsseldorf to Basel is $20.51. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Düsseldorf and Basel by bus?
Düsseldorf to Basel is 255.92 mi.
How long does the bus between Düsseldorf and Basel take?
Düsseldorf to Basel is on average 11 hr 29 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 9 hr 5 min.
Which companies operate from Düsseldorf to Basel?
The bus journey from Düsseldorf to Basel is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus DACH GmbH, TER, FlixTrain, BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and FlixBus Italia S.r.l..
How many bus connections per day go from Düsseldorf to Basel?
Düsseldorf to Basel has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Düsseldorf to Basel leave?
The earliest bus from Düsseldorf to Basel departs at 1:25 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Düsseldorf to Basel depart?
The latest bus from Düsseldorf to Basel departs at 10:35 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Düsseldorf to Basel in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $20.51 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Düsseldorf to Basel?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Düsseldorf to go to Basel.
What's the fastest journey time between Düsseldorf to Basel by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Düsseldorf and Basel is 9 hr 5 min.
Is there a direct bus from Düsseldorf to Basel?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Düsseldorf and Basel.
What are the CO2 emissions for Düsseldorf to Basel by bus?
The bus journey from Düsseldorf to Basel creates 30.89kg of CO2 emissions.

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