Bus Lugano - Basel prices from $45.14
Lugano to Basel by bus
The journey from Lugano to Basel by bus is 125.63 mi and takes 9 hr 16 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 9:15 AM and the last at 4:05 PM. It is possible to travel from Lugano to Basel by bus for as little as $45.14 or as much as $85.59. The best price for this journey is $45.14.
|9 hr 16 min
|Connection per Day
Lugano to Basel Bus Times
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How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Lugano to Basel?
Prices will vary when you travel from Lugano to Basel. On average, though, you'll pay about $67.54 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $45.14, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. 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.
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The prices for bus tickets from Lugano to Basel vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $67.54. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
How long is the journey from Lugano to Basel by bus?
The distance between Lugano to Basel is approximately 125.63 mi. In general, it will take you about 9 hr 16 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. In order to get from Lugano to Basel faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Lugano and Basel will complete the journey in 8 hr 10 min.On average, it will take you about 9 hr 16 min to travel the 125.63 mi between Lugano and Basel.
What time are the first and last departures from Lugano to Basel?
If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Lugano to Basel leaving at 9:15 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 4:05 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Lugano to Basel, which usually leaves at 9:15 AM. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 4:05 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.
How many journeys from Lugano to Basel are there every day?
You will be able to travel from Lugano to Basel using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 2 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 Lugano 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, 0 direct connections from Lugano to Basel each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 2 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 Lugano to Basel. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.
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Book in advance and save
If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Lugano 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 Lugano 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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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.
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 Lugano to Basel
Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by TER when traveling from Lugano to Basel.
StandardTER 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.
Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.
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